Our Mother Of Good Counsel School

4622 Ambrose Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90027-0900
Tel: (323)664-2131
Grades: PK-8 | 143 students
Our Mother of Good Counsel School is a co-ed elementary school with small class sizes.
Class sizes average 15 students per class. Our Mother of Good Counsel School's mission is to promote the growth of Faith in Christ, Academic Excellence, and Responsible Citizenship.
 The school was founded in 1933 and has many prestigious alum including a State Assemblyman (Mike Gatto), a tennis pro, top female Lincoln-Douglas debator and more.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1933

Student Body

Total Students 143 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Our Mother Of Good Counsel School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 15 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(blue pants or plaid skirt/skort and white/blue polo)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 28 / Jan. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,800
Tuition Notes Discount for OMGC Parishioners
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Justin Tanthanasiridej


Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Flag Football, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
DanceFlag Football,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Academic Junior High Decathlon, After School Enrichment Classes, Altar Serving, Choir, Debate, Karate, Student Government Altar Serving, Choir, Debate, Karate, Academic Junior High Decathlon,
After School Enrichment Classes,
Student Government,

School Notes:

  • Our Mother of Good Counsel School has small class sizes (average 15), and the number in the lower grades is capped at 20/class.  Our school offers a comprehensive curriculum along with additional curricular classes in Spanish, Music, Art, PE, Computers, Choir and Debate.  Our Students compete annually in the Junior High Academic Decathlon held the first Saturday of March each year.  Our students generally go on to Catholic High Schools including Loyola, Immaculate Heart, Flintridge Academy and more.

Profile last updated: 09/10/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Rose & Alex Pilibos Armenian School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hollywood Los Feliz Corners Preschool (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Hollywood Los Feliz Corners Preschool (0.5 miles away)
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