St. Lawrence Academy

6184 Highway 9,
Felton, CA, 95018-0950
Tel: (831)335-0328
The primary goal of St. Lawrence Academy is the pursuit of academic excellence combined with the cultivation of Christian virtue in the lives of its students.
We believe that mental and physical development are incomplete without accompanying spiritual development.
Through the rigorous teaching of traditional academic subjects, we strive to develop thinking skills while shaping character.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Greek Orthodox
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 7
Year Founded 1990

Student Body

Total Students 44 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 1%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade St. Lawrence Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 33%

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Marcel Herlé

School Notes:

  • There are many factors that set St. Lawrence Academy apart: Our faculty shares a common vision, goals, and methodology within a diversity of background and training. The small student body and low teacher-to-pupil ratio afford individual attention for all students. Each student is encouraged to develop into the unique person God created him or her to be. Consistent discipline provides a safe, friendly, nurturing atmosphere and a serious learning environment. Parent involvement is strongly encouraged. We emphasize both academic and moral excellence. Our curriculum integrates solid core knowledge with traditional classical studies. Our primary grades, beginning in kindergarten, use an award-winning phonics program. Our students learn to read early and well. Our students score consistently high on CAT 5 and SAT tests.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Georgiana Bruce Kirby Preparatory School (4.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Santa Cruz Waldorf School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Santa Cruz Waldorf School (2.1 miles away)
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    2.1  mi  |  141  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
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    (650)967-4430
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  • Scotts Valley Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Baymonte Christian School
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    Scotts Valley , CA , 95066
    (831)438-0100
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    4.1  mi  |  411  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • Santa Cruz Georgiana Bruce Kirby Preparatory School
    425 Encinal Street
    Santa Cruz , CA , 95060
    (831)423-0658
    4.8  mi  |  237  students  |  Gr.  6-12

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