St. Irenaeus Parish School

9201 Grindlay Street
Cypress, CA 90630-0906
Tel: (714)827-4500
Grades: K-8 | 335 students
St. Irenaeus Parish School is a diverse Catholic faith community.
Our mission is to provide a Christ-centered foundation that helps our students develop to their full potential spiritually and academically.
We challenge our students to excel today as students and tomorrow as leaders in their communities.
For each of our students in Kindergarten through Eighth grade, we strive to: *Provide a quality academic education.
*Model and instill commitment to Catholic values.
*Partner with our parents and the larger Parish in fostering on-going faith-formation and Christian service for our students and their families.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-8
Year Founded 1963

Student Body

Total Students 335 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade St. Irenaeus Parish School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 24:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 22 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,400
Tuition Notes Tuition varies depending on parishioner status and number of children in the family. Tuition is adjusted yearly.
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Mrs. Monica Hayden, Principal
Admissions Associate mrssambran@stischoolcypress.or


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

School Notes:

  • Our school opened its doors for the first time in September of 1963. From that time our mission has been to provide our students with the best Catholic education possible. Our commitment to providing our students with a challenging academic program continues. Our students' academic preparation and achievements are reflected in their honors, awards, and successes in their high school and college years, and in their careers. We offer a variety of extra-curricular activities and programs including fine arts, Honors Math, Accelerated Reading and Math, Computer, PE, and Extended Day Care.

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Del Sol School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cypress Montessori Academy (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Del Sol School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cypress
    Grades: K | 35 students
    0.8 miles
    8622 La Salle St
    Cypress, CA 90630
  • Cypress
    Del Sol School
    Alternative School
    Grades: PK-12
    0.9 miles
    5340 Myra Ave
    Cypress, CA 90630
  • Cypress
    Grades: PK-K | 42 students
    0.9 miles
    4460 Lincoln Avenue
    Cypress, CA 90630
  • Buena Park
    Futureland Montessori
    Montessori School
    Grades: 1-3 | 5 students
    1 miles
    6221 Lincoln Ave
    Buena Park, CA 90620
  • Buena Park
    Grades: PK-3 | 67 students
    1.2 miles
    6441 Lincoln Ave
    Buena Park, CA 90620

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