St. Philip The Apostle School

1363 Cordova St
Pasadena, CA 91106-0626
Tel: (626)795-9691
Grades: K-8 | 548 students
St Philip The Apostle School's mission is to provide a child centered learning environment in which the spiritual, intellectual, emotional and physical needs of each child are met.
As an essential component of the teaching ministry of Saint Philip the Apostle Parish, the school provides an exceptional education by integrating catholic values with high academic standards and service to others.
The school embraces an appreciation of diversity and mutual respect and seeks to inspire each student to adopt his or her unique role as a child of god.

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 Kindergarten-8
Year Founded 1927

Student Body

Total Students 548 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade St. Philip The Apostle School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 30 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Uniform Required from CKW)

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $5,550
Tuition Notes Tuition discount to active parishioners.
% on Financial Aid
Admissions Director Karen Conley
Admissions Associate Jennifer Ramirez


Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Flag FootballSoftball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Academic Decathon, Chess Club, Dance, Drama, Falcon Flyer Newspaper, School Choir, Speech and Debate, Student Council Chess Club, Dance, Drama, School Choir, Academic Decathon,
Falcon Flyer Newspaper,
Speech and Debate,
Student Council,

School Notes

  • We are a parish school, associated with St. Philip the Apostle Parish. 
  • We accept parishioner families first, then non parishioner, then non Catholic.
  • If you are serious about wanting your child to attend our school, please be a registered parishioner as we seldom have space for non parishioners.
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