Our Lady Of Perpetual Help School

5.00 5 1 (2 reviews)
124 Columbus St
Bakersfield, CA 93305-0933
Tel: (661)327-7741
Grades: PK-8 | 392 students
The mission of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Parish and School is to build the Mystical Body of Jesus by preparing students and families spiritually, morally, and academically to love, to serve, and to grow as members of God's family. Student Mission Today, in all my actions, I will love others, serve God, and use my talents to the best of my ability.

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
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild to moderate learning disabilities and autism, speech therapy also available.
Year Founded 64

Student Body

Total Students 392 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
26%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Our Lady Of Perpetual Help School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size 32 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Donna Smith

Sports

Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Football, Swimming, Track and Field, Volleyball, Water PoloBasketballCheering,
FootballSwimming,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Water Polo

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Academic Decathlon, Drama Club Drama Club, Academic Decathlon,

School Notes

  • The mission of Our Lady of Perpetual Help School is to prepare students for the twenty-first century spiritually, academically and socially. Spiritually, OLPH will seek to fulfill the mission of the Church; to communicate Christ. Students will be assisted in developing an appreciation of our Catholic heritage and will help them grow in a personal relationship with a loving God. Academically, OLPH will promote scholastic excellence, will encourage intellectual challenge and will provide technological instruction. Socially, OLPH will develop citizens who will demonstrate an attitude of respect and charity and who will meet the needs of others through service. In a safe, wholesome environment, students at OLPH will experience the joy of learning and fulfillment of reaching their potential.
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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5.0  4/15/2016
Oh my gosh. This school is the best my daughter is in third grade, she is academically thriving in many ways . My daughter has just improved so much ever since second grade, and I am very proud of my daughter, and the school.
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5.0  2/28/2012
The most rigorous academics of any private or public school. Students thrive in the environment. Administrator is outstanding and knows everything about the students and works with parents. Teachers are superb and have opportunities for inservices to assist them in all areas of curriculum.
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