St. Gregory The Great School

13925 Telegraph Road
Whittier, CA 90604-0906
Tel: (562)941-0750
Grades: PK-8 | 266 students
Mission Statement St. Gregory the Great School fosters a caring Catholic Christian environment, which provides a, faith community and a challenging curriculum.
As a result, each student will recognize their abilities and will be prepared to take on a positive role in our society.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1955

Student Body

Total Students 266 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 19:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 25 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(School Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Tuition Notes Paid over 10/11 months.
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%


Total Sports Offered 10 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Flag Football, Football, Gymnastics, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Flag FootballFootball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Skillbuilders, Student Council, Student Council, Altar Servers, Academic Decathlon, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts Skillbuilders, Student Council,
Student Council, Altar Servers, Academic Decathlon, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts,

School Notes

  • St. Gregory the Great School is a Catholic parish school serving the spiritual and academic needs of students in grades TK-8. Our current enrollment is 258 students. We have high expectations regarding the spiritual nourishment of our students as well as a rigorous 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.Educational field trips are offered with our partnership with World Strides. Our students  have experienced travel to Sacramento(Grade 4), Florida Keys (Grade6) and Washington, DC/New York (Grade8). We offer a variety of after school activities;Spanish, Art, Gymnastics, Tennis, Daycare, Flag Football, Volleyball, Basketball, Cross Country, Track and Field, Softball. Our campus is spacious with a softball field, three(3) full basketball courts, blacktop area for hopscotch, tetherball, handball and other playground games,We have the best Fish Dinners in the area every year during Lent. Our Technology Program includes ; a full computer lab, laptop carts, IPAD Program and a variety of programs that support high achievement for all learnersWe are so proud of our students and of our teachers. Come join us!

Profile last updated: 01/09/2016

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