St. Didacus Elementary School

14325 Astoria Street,
Sylmar, CA, 91342-0913
     Tel: (818)367-5886
Grades: PK - 8 | 187 students
The faculty of St. Didacus School views itself as Catholic educators.
In partnership with the parents, we prepare our students to become full and active members of the Catholic Church, to serve others and to make a difference in the world.
Recognizing Christ as the foundation of the whole educational process, we uphold the norms of the gospel as our educational norms.
All of us at St. Didacus desire to make this a true community of faith which is living, conscious, and active.
Cognizant of the treasury of our God-given talents, accepting one another's strengths and weaknesses, we strive to provide a climate conducive to the total formation of the child with respect to his/her ultimate goal as a Catholic.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1958

Student Body

Total Students 187 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 93%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade St. Didacus Elementary School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 20 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
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Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $3,900
Tuition Notes 1 student = $390per month 2 students = $6350per month PK = $456 per month $300 Registration Fee
% on Financial Aid 10%
Acceptance Rate 99%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Mr. Frank Cantu

Sports

Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Flag Football, Softball, VolleyballBasketballFlag Football,
SoftballVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Builder's Club - Kiwanis, Girl Scouts, choir, piano Girl Scouts, choir, piano, Builder's Club - Kiwanis,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is First Lutheran High School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Light & Life Christian School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Light & Life Christian School (0.3 miles away)
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  • SylmarLight & Life Christian School
      (Methodist)
    14019 Sayre Street
    SylmarCA91342
    (818)362-9497
      (Methodist)
    0.3 mi | 113 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • SylmarPoverello Of Assisi Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool  (Roman Catholic)
    13367 Borden Ave
    SylmarCA91342
    (818)364-7446
    Daycare / Preschool  (Roman Catholic)
    0.8 mi | 39 students | Gr. K                      
  • SylmarPark Montessori Children's Center
    Montessori School
    13130 Herrick Avenue
    SylmarCA91342
    (818)367-5483
    Montessori School
    0.8 mi | 12 students | Gr. NS-K                      
  • San FernandoSan Fernando KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    2100 Frank Modugno Drive
    San FernandoCA91340
    (818)365-3836
    Daycare / Preschool
    1 mi | 8 students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • SylmarFirst Lutheran High School
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    13361 Glenoaks Blvd
    SylmarCA91342
    (818)362-9223
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    1 mi | 57 students | Gr. 7-12                      

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I''ve been involved in the school for quite some time now, and have nothing but good things to say. My daughter graduated 2 yrs. ago and my Son is currently in 5thh grade, The teachers are awesome, and the administraters are extremely caring.
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