Our Lady Of Loretto School

1811 Virginia Avenue,
Novato, CA, 94945-0949
Tel: (415)892-8621
Grades: PK - 8 | 243 students
Our Lady of Loretto School embraces a philosophy that places the highest priority on each child's relationship with God and on each child's self esteem.
The faculty and staff, as facilitators of learning, are dedicated to providing the quality of education that encourages self-expression, embraces diversity, and balances independent thought with cooperative effort.
We strive to accomplish these goals in a Christ-centered atmosphere, rich in Catholic tradition, outstanding in intellectual challenge.
Our Lady of Loretto School seeks to instill in students a sense of social conscience, personal commitment, and Christian action.
Drawing from the strength of their foundation in Catholic values, students will be empowered to assume responsibility for personal and moral decisions in an increasingly complex and demanding world.
Our Lady of Loretto School is committed to forming whole persons who can apply the Gospel values; recognizing parents and guardians as the primary educators of the students; involving the students as active members of the Christian community; developing self-esteem and respect for the dignity of others; enabling the students and staff to grow in their love and knowledge of Jesus and the Gospel teachings within curriculum and extracurricular activities; and presenting students with an awareness of cultures and encouraging them to express their own inherent uniqueness.

School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students 243 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 26%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 25 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $7,512
Tuition Notes Tuition discounts are available for multiple children and those who meet their volunteer commitment.
Acceptance Rate 95%
National avg.: 85%

Sports

Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports BasketballTrack and FieldVolleyballBasketballTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts, CYO Sports (Grades 4-8), Extended Care Program (AM & PM), Middle School Electives, Musical Theatre Program, Service Club, Student Government Service Club, Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts,
CYO Sports (Grades 4-8),
Extended Care Program (AM & PM),
Middle School Electives,
Musical Theatre Program,
Student Government,

School Notes:

  • Our Lady of Loretto School embraces a philosophy that places the highest priority on each child\'s relationship with God and on each child\'s self esteem. The faculty and staff, as facilitators of learning, are dedicated to providing the quality of education that encourages self-expression, embraces diversity, and balances independent thought with cooperative effort. We strive to accomplish these goals in a Christ-centered atmosphere, rich in Catholic tradition, outstanding in intellectual challenge. Our Lady of Loretto School seeks to instill in students a sense of social conscience, personal commitment, and Christian action. Drawing from the strength of their foundation in Catholic values, students will be empowered to assume responsibility for personal and moral decisions in an increasingly complex and demanding world. Our Lady of Loretto School is committed to forming whole persons who can apply the Gospel values; recognizing parents and guardians as the primary educators of the students; involving the students as active members of the Christian community; developing self-esteem and respect for the dignity of others; enabling the students and staff to grow in their love and knowledge of Jesus and the Gospel teachings within curriculum and extracurricular activities; and presenting students with an awareness of cultures and encouraging them to express their own inherent uniqueness.

  • Profile last updated: 10/01/2012

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is North Bay Academy of Communication and Design (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Montessori School Of Novato (1.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Montessori School Of Novato (1.4 miles away)
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  • Novato North Bay Academy of Communication and Design
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    (707)-36-4-3992
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    (415)898-4224
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    (415)892-8921
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