Grades: NS-K | 225 students
Mahalo for considering St. Philomena Early Learning Center as the first educational stepping stone for your child.
St. Philomena Early Learning Center, a private preschool operated by the St. Philomena Church under the direction of the Catholic School Department of the Diocese of Honolulu, has been in operation since 1978.
The Center offers a well-rounded academic foundation in a caring and nurturing environment.
Children as young as 15 months up through kindergarten can enjoy learning through the Montessori based principles offered here.
You`ll find a low teacher/student ratio in the classrooms and enjoy the flexibility of our year-round schooling.
We encourage and foster parent involvement in the development of your child to build a strong sense of family and community.
St. Philomena Early Learning Center offers large play areas, daily hot lunches and snacks, a convenient, secured location and excellent preparation for further private schooling.
Below you will find our School Application. There is an $85 non-refundable registration fee. We invite you to tour our school grounds and observe our classrooms. Please call our office at 808-833-8080 to schedule your personal tour or to request more information.
Tours and classroom observations are scheduled from 8:30am -10:30am.
St. Philomena Early Learning Center is always accepting applications for children to become a part of its family. We look forward to having your child learn with us.
|School Type||Early Childhood / Day Care|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
American Montessori Society (AMS)
National Association for the Education of Young Children
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades Nursery/Preschool-Kindergarten|
|Total Students||225 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 63%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||5 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||45:1
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree||
|Average Class Size||18 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual
(Pre-K and Kindergarted - SPELC t-shirt and khaki pants or shorts.)
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$990|
|Tuition Notes||Toddler School Day $865 Toddler All Day $990 Pre-Primary School Day $835 Pre-primary All Day $955 Kindergarten School Day $885 Kindergarten All Day $995 School Day 7:30a - 2:30p All Day 7:00a - 6:00p Tuition includes breakfast, hot lunch, and afte|
|% on Financial Aid||
National avg.: 85%
|Admissions Associate||Shari Albano|
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||2 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Keiki Kartwheels (additional monthly fees Pre-Primary and Kindergarten), TumbleBus (included in tuition Toddler) Keiki Kartwheels (additional monthly fees Pre-Primary and Kindergarten),
TumbleBus (included in tuition Toddler),
- 6:30am - 6:00pm, Monday - Friday
- 15 months - Kindergarten
- Montessori based education
Profile last updated: 01/12/2016
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