Serra Catholic School

23652 Antonio Parkway,
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA, 92688-0926
Tel: (949)888-1990
Grades: K - 8 | 1008 students
Serra Catholic School is valued as a leading Diocesan Catholic Parish Elementary School located in South Orange County.
Motivated by the teaching of Blessed Junipero Serra and the persevering spirit of our founding families, we nurture our students to live and model their Catholic faith as servant leaders of Christ.
Guided by the Holy Spirit, Serra students are encouraged to use their God-given gifts and talents to serve the challenges of this ever-changing world. 

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 Kindergarten - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1995
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2008

Student Body

Total Students 1008 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Serra Catholic School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 58 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 28 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $8,008
Admissions Director Shirley Merchant
Admissions Associate Suzette McCauley

Sports

Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Flag Football, Lacrosse, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Flag FootballLacrosse,
SoccerTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Classes, Campus Ministry, Chess Classes, Choir and Handbells, Dance Classes, Drama Classes, Guitar Classes, Irish Dance Classes, Spanish Classes Art Classes, Chess Classes, Dance Classes, Drama Classes, Guitar Classes, Campus Ministry,
Choir and Handbells,
Irish Dance Classes,
Spanish Classes,

School Notes:

  • Rooted in faith and vision, the community of Serra Catholic School welcomes children from the parishes of St. Kilian, San Francisco Solano, Santiago de Compostela, and Holy Trinity. Inspired by the Gospel values and in a Christ-centered enviornment, we promote student success through challenging programs that meet the diverse learning needs and unique potential of the whole child.  We aspire to provide the foundation of our students to become compassionate Catholic leaders of the future living our Schoolwide Learning Expectations on a baily basis: a Catholic faith-filled life and missionary spirit, a life-long love of learning, a reverence for one’s own physical being, a positive and realistic self-image, and a willingness to share one’s God-given gifts.

  • Profile last updated: 06/12/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Master''s Academy (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rancho Viejo Montessori School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Rancho Viejo Montessori School (0.5 miles away)
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