St. Gregory The Great School

13925 Telegraph Road
Whittier, CA 90604-0906
     Tel: (562)941-0750
   
Grades: PK - 8 | 221 students
St. Gregory the Great School is a Catholic parish school serving the spiritual and academic needs of students in grades Jr.K-8.
We have high expectations regarding the spiritual nourishment of our students as well as academic preparation for a private high school.
Our students are accepted with honors and in advanced placement classes in both private and public high schools; many have been the valedictorian at high school graduation.
We have been Number One in our deanery for the Academic Decathlon two years in a row.
We are so proud of our students and of our teachers.
Come join us!

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 Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1955

Student Body

Total Students 221 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 90%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade St. Gregory The Great School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 50%
Average Class Size 25 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(School Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $3,800
Tuition Notes Paid over 11 months.
Acceptance Rate 99%
National avg.: 85%

Sports

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

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Skillbuilders, Student Council, Altar Servers, Academic Decathlon, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts Skillbuilders, Student Council, Altar Servers, Academic Decathlon, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St. Paul High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Whittier Montessori School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Whittier Montessori School (0.7 miles away)
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