Single Gender Catholic School in Burbank
Queen of Peace, a Catholic Dominicans of Sinsinawa college preparatory high school, educates and empowers diverse young women in an environment that inspires academic excellence. The Queen of Peace community promotes collaboration, moral and ethical leadership, service, and a passion for peace and justice.
In the Dominican tradition of scholarship, truth and compassion, Queen of Peace respects individuality, promotes community, and encourages responsibility and interdependence. A disposition to service, a belief in relationship, and a passion for peace and justice characterize Queen of Peace’s values-oriented approach to learning and living. Inspired by the call to “teach as Jesus,” education at Queen of Peace intersects individual and global issues and compels the translation of faith into action. Queen of Peace’s goal for every young woman is to learn and live the Gospel message.
In partnership with families, parishes, and local communities, Queen of Peace enables intellectual, spiritual and personal growth through learning experiences that transcend the classroom. Emphasizing mutual respect and trust, Queen of Peace prepares students for college and life by empowering each young woman to develop self-confidence and to discover her full potential in a nurturing and challenging atmosphere that celebrates academic excellence and multicultural diversity. Our curriculum cultivates a love of learning through cooperation and teamwork.
Queen of Peace’s response to the challenges posed by a complex society is to equip students with the skills of informed moral decision making, peacemaking, and leadership in service.
Queen of Peace strives to create an environment guided by the Dominican values of Truth, Justice, Compassion, Partnership, and Community infused with prayer and reflection to create a community where we are all called to proclaim the Gospel through ministry to build a holy and just society.