Details overview

Hours 07:55 AM - 03:05 PM
School leader Dr. Gavin Colvert
Type Religious
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Religious / Parochial Yes
Religious affiliation Roman Catholic
Schedule Traditional
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school Faith-based
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Educational philosophy and approach to learning We are a traditional elementary school focusing on educating the whole child and strive to educate faith-filled responsible citizens. We recognize parents as the first educators of their children and we act as co-educators.
Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Engineering
Humanities
Mathematics
Music
Performing arts
Religious
Science
Service learning
Social justice
Technology
Visual arts
World languages
Writing
Instructional / curriculum models used Traditional

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
2
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
2
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Drama
Poetry
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught Latin
Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered None

Support

10
Facilities
including: Library
Facilities Art room
Auditorium
Computer lab
Kitchen
Library
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Science lab
Extra learning resources Acceleration

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 83% 26%
Hispanic 8% 52%
Asian or Pacific Islander 4% 11%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 3% 1%
Black 1% 6%
Two or more races 0% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

3
Girls Sports
including: Track
5
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
5
Clubs
including: Drama club
Girls sports Basketball
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Flag football
PE classes
Track
Volleyball
Clubs Boy Scouts
Drama club
Girl Scouts
Student council / government
Television / Radio News
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 06:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Students typically come from these schools Bel Air Presbyterian Pre-School
Students typically continue on to these schools Loyola High School Of Los Angeles
  Notre Dame Academy Girls' High School
  Marymount High School Los Angeles
Parent involvement details Our parents are actively involved and both our Mothers' and Fathers' Club provide much needed support to our school primarily through fundraising. Our parents are also actively involved in class field trips and service projects including both the Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts.
Approach to addressing and preventing bullying The school takes a pro-active approach to bullying. We have parent and student programs each year to address the subject. Teachers participate in faculty in-service training on the subject. The school disciplinary policy takes a firm stance that bullying will not be tolerated in our community.

Awards

Academic award Junior High Academic Decathlon
Year received 2015

Teachers

7
Staff
including: Assistant principal
Staff Assistant principal
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
School psychologist
Security personnel
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff Arabic
French
Latin
Spanish
Staff details Our faculty and staff are dedicated to the children in our care and provide a rich learning atmosphere.

Neighborhood

Transportation details Many families carpool.
Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Archdiocese of Los Angeles

Enrollment

Application/ enrollment process details Our applications are due December 1. All students must have an assessment through Chancy & Bruce (an outside educational service) and all families are interviewed by our principal. Depending on the grade applying for, a preschool evaluation, transcripts and/or teacher and administrative recommendations are needed. For students applying to TK, they must be a minimum of four years old by July 1 and for students applying to Kindergarten, they must be five years old by July 1.
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Application requirements Application
Application fee
Entrance exam
Interview
Recommendations
Transcript
Application submission begins 10/05/2015
Application deadline 12/01/2015
Application fee amount $125.00
Application fee waivers available? No
Tuition range (low) $9,150
Tuition range (high) $11,900
For the year 2015-2016
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012