Mekhitarist Fathers School

6470 Foothill Blvd
Tujunga, CA 91042-0910
     Tel: (818)353-3003
Grades: K - 8 | 108 students
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On September 6, 2007 Mekhitarist Fathers’ Armenian School opened its doors again to another successful year.
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Excitement filled the atmosphere as students saw their teachers and ran towards them with smiles on their faces.
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The parents and students were anxiously waiting to greet the teachers with great anticipation.
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When the bell rang, the students lined up alongside their teachers, while the parents proudly watched from behind as their children embarked on yet another academic school year.
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Father Augustine started with an opening prayer that was immediately followed by his fatherly blessing and renewed faith towards the upcoming years.
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The event was followed by our traditional balloon releasing ceremony.
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On the count of three the younger students released red, blue, and orange balloons into the sky.
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This symbolic ceremony represents the soaring of the Armenian spirit to reach its pinnacle in excellence, education, and faith.
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This event was sealed by our students’ eternal promise to always and forever speak Hayeren.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 108 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Mekhitarist Fathers School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Smart Academy/christian School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chamlian Armenian School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is First Steps School (0.6 miles away)
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