Our Lady Of Lourdes School

5.00 5 1 (2 reviews)
7324 Apperson Street
Tujunga, CA 91042-0910
Tel: (818)353-1106
Grades: PK-8 | 176 students
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Our Lady of Lourdes School providing the highest quality of education to children and families of the foothills since 1949.
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Our Lady of Lourdes School providing the highest quality of education to children and families of the foothills since 1949.
Our Lady of Lourdes School welcomed its first pupils on September 13, 1949.
The sisters of Charity of the Blessed Virgin Mary (BVM) founded the school for the children to begin what has become a 60 year tradition in the beautiful foothills of Tujunga, CA. Our Lady of Lourdes is a Catholic parish school ministering in the Spirit of Christ to children in Preschool through Eighth grade to learn, to live and to love as faith-filled, educated, service oriented individuals.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other religious school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support Yes
Year Founded 1949

Student Body

Total Students 176 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Our Lady Of Lourdes School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
20%
Average Class Size 18 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(uniforms navy and white)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,400
Tuition Notes Family discounts. Out of parish rates slightly higher. Financial Aid available
Acceptance Rate
99%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Cathy Ercek

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Flag Football, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Flag FootballTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. After School Sports, Chess Club, Children's Choir, Jr. High Academic Decathlon, Jr. High Media Arts, Jr. High Performing Arts, Student Council Chess Club, After School Sports,
Children's Choir,
Jr. High Academic Decathlon,
Jr. High Media Arts,
Jr. High Performing Arts,
Student Council,

School Notes

  • Our Lady of Lourdes School graduates 100% of our eighth grade students. All graduates who test are accepted into a Catholic High School. Technology such as interactive Smart Boards and Qwizdom audience response systems are integrated into the classrooms for hands-on learning. The school is equipped with three Internet accessable computer labs. Media focus was introduced to the junior high students in 2009 allowing students to "televise" live broadcasts throughout the school. All faculty and staff members model the Josephson Institute Character Pillars setting the example for all students to build character. the school wide learning expectations are that upon graduation from O.L.L. the child will be a responsible citizen, a self-aware individual, an effective communicator, a life-long learner and a faith-filled Catholic.

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Smart Christian School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Smart Christian School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is First Steps School (1.9 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tujunga
    Grades: 4-12 | 18 students
    0.3 miles
    7754 Mcgroarty Street
    Tujunga, CA 91042
    (562)404-3822
    0.34-12
    18
  • Sunland
    Grades: KG-8 | 33 students
    1.1 miles
    8100 Mcgroarty St
    Sunland, CA 91040
    (818)353-5777
    1.1KG-8
    33
  • Sunland
    Grades: K-7 | 76 students
    1.4 miles
    10614 Oro Vista Ave
    Sunland, CA 91040
    (818)352-7980
    1.4K-7
    76
  • Glendale
    Grades: 1-8 | 568 students
    1.9 miles
    4444 Lowell Ave
    Glendale, CA 91214
    (818)957-3398
    1.91-8
    568
  • La Crescenta
    First Steps School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-K | 85 students
    1.9 miles
    3950 Foothill Blvd
    La Crescenta, CA 91214
    (818)957-6364
    1.9NS-K
    85

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5.0  1/19/2016
Our Lady of Lourdes School is a loving, character building, academically strong school that prepared my children well for high school and beyond. The principal knows all the students and talks candidly with them. The teachers integrate technology into their lesson plans and often create learning tools from the Internet in addition to the textbooks. My children are responsible adults now due largely from their Catholic education at OLL.
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5.0  7/24/2015
My son attended the preschool at Our Lady of Lourdes, called Rose Cottage Preschool last year. From the moment I stepped in the door, you feel so welcome and at ease. My son loved the preschool and has flourished immensely there. It is wonderful to be a part of the Our Lady of Lourdes school and community. We love it and would highly recommended the preschool and school.
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