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
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade St. Gregory The Great School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
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
National avg.: 85%


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


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 Private 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)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Whittier
    Grades: NS-K | 43 students
    0.7 miles
    14121 Coteau Dr
    Whittier, CA 90604
  • Whittier
    Grades: PK-5 | 70 students
    0.8 miles
    14128 Leffingwell Road
    Whittier, CA 90604
  • Whittier
    Faith Lutheran Church & School
    Daycare / Preschool (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-5 | 56 students
    0.9 miles
    9920 Mills Ave
    Whittier, CA 90604
  • Whittier
    Childrens Academy
    Alternative School (African Methodist Episcopal)
    Grades: K-4 | 19 students
    1 miles
    12230 Loma Dr
    Whittier, CA 90604
  • Whittier
    Grades: PK-KG | 38 students
    1.5 miles
    9122 Painter Ave
    Whittier, CA 90602

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The average private school tuition in Los Angeles County, CA is $10,314 for elementary schools and $15,621 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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