Old Mission School

761 Broad Street,
San Luis Obispo, CA, 93401-0934
Tel: (805)543-6019
Grades: PK - 8 | 383 students
Old Mission School offers classes in preschool, transitional kindergarten, kindergarten and grades one through eight.
Old Mission Catholic School, in partnership with our parent community, fosters academic excellence while embracing faith-based teachings in a safe, healthy, and ethical environment.
The philosophy of Old Mission Catholic School focuses on working cooperatively to develop three ideals: spirituality; integrity; and academic excellence.
We work collectively to achieve an innovative and disciplined school environment.
While emphasizing core curriculum, we encourage discovery, challenge, high academic standards, and service to others.
We strive to be for one another a model of Christ-centered integrity.
Each child has a right and responsibility to reach his or her full potential as a child of God - spiritually, intellectually, physically, socially, and emotionally.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1876

Student Body

Total Students 383 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 15%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Old Mission School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 5%
Average Class Size 35 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniforms required for grades 1-6. Dress code adherence for grades 7 and 8.)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,900
Tuition Notes Preschool(first child): $4,350Preschool (second child): $4,200 Elementary/Middle school: $4,900 Elementary/Middle school (second child): $4,450
% on Financial Aid 30%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,300
Acceptance Rate 95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Jillian Iverson


Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. ASB, Art Club, Band, Drama Club, Math Counts, Mock Trial ASB, Art Club, Band, Drama Club, Math Counts, Mock Trial,

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 08/28/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mission College Preparatory Catholic High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is San Luis Obispo Classical Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is San Luis Obispo Classical Academy (0.4 miles away)
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  • San Luis Obispo Mission College Preparatory Catholic High School
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    682 Palm Street
    San Luis Obispo , CA , 93401
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.1  mi  |  280  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • San Luis Obispo
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    165 Grand Avenue
    San Luis Obispo , CA , 93405
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    0.4  mi  |  300  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • San Luis Obispo
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    San Luis Obispo , CA , 93401
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