CATHOLIC ACADEMY OF SUNNYVALE

     Tel: (408)738-3444
Grades: NS - 8 | 194 students
Who We Are
The Catholic Academy of Sunnyvale is open to students from toddlers through 8th Grade.
 We have one class per grade.
 We offer Extended Care both before and after school, as well as a wide range of extra-curricular opportunities.
  

We are a faith-filled community of dedicated educators and parents committed to offering exemplary instruction.
 We set high standards for all students and are committed to giving them the tools and knowledge to succeed in their education and beyond.
 The Saint Katharine Drexel Initiative has provided us with the ability to incorporate Blended Learning in our classrooms on a daily basis.
 Our students graduate from Catholic Academy well-prepared academically, socially, psychologically, and spiritually for the rigors of the Catholic high school environment. 

The 2012-2013 school year marked Catholic Academy of Sunnyvale’s (CAS) first year of operation.  CAS consists of the unified communities of St. Cyprian School and St. Martin School of Sunnyvale.  The creation of the Catholic Academy provided the Diocese of San Jose an opportunity to try something new:  a Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM+) focused school.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 8
Year Founded 2012

Student Body

Total Students 194 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 77%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade CATHOLIC ACADEMY OF SUNNYVALE Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 20 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniforms- Dark Red Sweaters, Khaki pants, white shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition rates and fees at Catholic Academy of Sunnyvale are in line with other private schools in this area. We offer discounts for students who are In Parish at St. Cyprian and St. Martin Churches in Sunnyvale and also to families who have more than one
Acceptance Rate 100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Diane Rabago

Sports

Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Flag Football, Football, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Flag FootballFootball,
SoccerSoftball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Altar Serving, Ambassador's Club, Band, Choir, Dance, Cartooning, Martial Arts, Student Council Altar Serving, Band, Choir, Ambassador's Club,
Dance, Cartooning, Martial Arts,
Student Council,

School Notes:

Who We Are
The Catholic Academy of Sunnyvale is open to students from toddlers through 8th Grade.  We have one class per grade.  We offer Extended Care both before and after school, as well as a wide range of extra-curricular opportunities.   
We are a faith-filled community of dedicated educators and parents committed to offering exemplary instruction.  We set high standards for all students and are committed to giving them the tools and knowledge to succeed in their education and beyond.  The Saint Katharine Drexel Initiative has provided us with the ability to incorporate Blended Learning in our classrooms on a daily basis.  Our students graduate from Catholic Academy well-prepared academically, socially, psychologically, and spiritually for the rigors of the Catholic high school environment. 
The 2012-2013 school year marked Catholic Academy of Sunnyvale’s (CAS) first year of operation.  CAS consists of the unified communities of St. Cyprian School and St. Martin School of Sunnyvale.  The creation of the Catholic Academy provided the Diocese of San Jose an opportunity to try something new:  a Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM+) focused school. 

ACCREDITATION:
WASC (Western Association of Catholic Schools and Colleges)
WCEA (Western Catholic Education Association) 

POPULATION:
Pre-School Program (Toddler through Pre-Kindergarten) students:  50
Kindergarten through 8th Grade students:   138
Student Population:   188
CAS Families:   153 

DIVERSITY:
Asian:  30%
Black/African-American:   1%
Caucasian:  17%
Hawaiian/Pacific Islander:  1%
Hispanic:  17%
Multiracial:  32%
(no response):  2% 

Catholic:   82%
Non-Catholic:  18% 

Non-Discrimination Statement & Conditions: The Catholic Academy of Sunnyvale does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and/or ethnic origin, age, sex, or disability in administration of educational policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school administered programs. No student shall be admitted to The Catholic Academy of Sunnyvale unless there is clear indication of the ability to function successfully. 

PRE-SCHOOL PROGRAM:
Pre-School students participate in a 2-day, 3-day, or 5-day program
Pre-School ratios:
Toddlers to teachers:   6:1
Pre-School students to teachers:  12:1
Pre-Kindergarten students to teachers:  12:1 

PRE-SCHOOL HOURS:
Morning Extended Care:   7:30 a.m. to 8:00 a.m.
Pre-School:  8:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
After School Extended Care:  11:30 to 6:00 p.m. 

KINDERGARTEN HOURS:
Morning Extended Care:  7:00 a.m. to 7:55 a.m.
Regular Days:   8:00 a.m. to 2:55 p.m.
Minimum Days (1st and 3rd Wednesdays):  8:00 a.m. to 12:20 p.m.
Early Dismissal (2nd, 4th, and 5th Wednesdays):  8:00 a.m. to 1:50 p.m.
Afternoon Extended Care:  from dismissal to 6:00 p.m. 

1st THROUGH 8th GRADE HOURS:
Morning Extended Care:  7:00 a.m. to 7:55 a.m.
Regular Days:  8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Minimum Days (1st and 3rd Wednesdays):  8:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Early Dismissal (2nd, 4th, and 5th Wednesdays):  8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Afternoon Extended Care:  from dismissal to 6:00 p.m.

Profile last updated: 06/05/2014

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