Our Lady Of Perpetual Help School

10441 Downey Ave
Downey, CA 90241-0902
     Tel: (562)869-9969
        
   
Grades: PK - 8 | 336 students
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Our Lady of Perpetual Help School has been educating children for 60 years.
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As a Catholic school we pride ourselves in weekly mass attendance, a strong commitment to Christian service and daily religion classes.
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Student have the opportunity to participate in CYO Sports and a variety of clubs.
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Our Middle School is Departmentalized giving the students the valuable experience of moving from class to class and enjoying varied teaching styles.
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100% of OLPH Students who apply to catholic high schools are accepted.
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The feedback we receive from the high schools is that OLPH Students are fully prepared for high and school and positioned to excel.
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Currently, OLPH Graduates are attending USC, University of California at San Diego, Chapman College, Yale University, Boston College, Georgetown University and more.
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Because of the family-like atmosphere at OLPH School our Alumni come back to visit frequently.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Catholic Education Association
Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1948

Student Body

Total Students 336 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 93%
State avg.: 43%
Students by Grade Our Lady Of Perpetual Help School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 98%

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition varies depending on Parish membership. Please contact school for details.
Admissions Associate Diane Davis

Sports

Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Flag Football, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryFlag Football,
SoccerSoftball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 13 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Academic Deacthlon, Art Club, California Junior Scholarship Federation, Choir, Christian Service Club, Creative Writing Club, Drama Club, Drum Club, Health & Fitness Club, Student Ambassadors, Student Council, Yearbook Club, Youthact & Interact Club Art Club, Choir, Drama Club, Drum Club, Yearbook Club, Academic Deacthlon,
California Junior Scholarship Federation,
Christian Service Club,
Creative Writing Club,
Health & Fitness Club,
Student Ambassadors,
Student Council,
Youthact & Interact Club,

School Notes:

The mission of Our Lady of Perpetual Help School community is to foster the individuality of our students, challenge them to strive for academic excellence and nurture their Catholic faith.

Profile last updated: 01/29/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Immaculate Heart Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Mark's Episcopal School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Mark's Episcopal School (0.1 miles away)
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