Assumption Of The Bvm Elementary School

2660 East Orange Grove
Pasadena, CA 91107-0911
Tel: (626)793-2089
Grades: K-8 | 309 students
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May all who enter be reminded that God is the sole reason for our existence.  That in all things we give glory to God.  AMDG!
MISSION OF ASSUMPTION SCHOOL We educate our students in a nurturing environment, rooted in Gospel values and Catholic traditions, where each child is recognized, respected, and cherished as a child of God. In partnership with parents, we guide our students to grow in love, understanding, and practice of their Catholic faith, to actualize their individual academic potential, and to be responsible citizens who are Christ-like in their service to others.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-8
Year Founded 1950

Student Body

Total Students 309 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
61%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Assumption Of The Bvm Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
94%
Average Class Size 34 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Formal uniform dress code on special days.)

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $3,960
Tuition Notes Tiered tuition based on number of students per family and on Supporting Parishioner status at Parish Church.
% on Financial Aid
7%
Average Financial Aid Grant $905
Admissions Director Nelly Velez
Admissions Associate Arlene GiaVerdi

Sports

Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Football, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballFootball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Academic Competitions, Altar Servers, Boy and Girl Scouts, Certificate of Merit Program, Chess Club, Choir, Computer Lab, Library, Piano and Drama lessons, Student Council Altar Servers, Chess Club, Choir, Computer Lab, Library, Academic Competitions,
Boy and Girl Scouts,
Certificate of Merit Program,
Piano and Drama lessons,
Student Council,

School Notes

  • PHILOSOPHY We believe that:
  • - Catholic schools exist to integrate faith, life, and culture.
  • - Parents are the first, most important educators, and that their beliefs, values and actions are the primary and strongest influence on children’s lives.
  • - The function of elementary education is to build a strong foundation of basic skills, work habits, and character development in preparation for higher education and for life.
  • - Students learn best in an atmosphere of loving acceptance of their unique God- given qualities.
  • - Students must work hard to do their best, and must strive to develop their full potential as Christian members of their community.
  • - A Catholic education leads students to be academic achievers, good citizens, Christ-centered, and true stewards of God’s creation.
  • Therefore, we educate our students to be:
  • SCHOOL-WIDE LEARNING EXPECTATIONS
  • Faithful Disciples who:
  • - Pray, participate in Sunday Mass, and receive the sacraments.
  • - Know the Gospel message, and the beliefs and traditions of their faith.
  • - Serve others, work for social justice, and participate in the faith community. Responsible Citizens who:
  • - Respect themselves, others, and God’s creation.
  • - Love their country, exercise their rights, and fulfill their responsibilities.
  • - Are globally aware, sensitive to diversity, and seek justice for all. Motivated Learners who:
  • - Are self-disciplined and self-reliant.
  • - Are confident in their ability to set realistic goals.
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