American Martyrs School

  • American Martyrs School is a Catholic elementary school strongly connected to the parish community, Catholic values and an overall commitment to excellence.
  • The strong partnership among the priests, school staff and parents inspires most school families to participate actively in the parish and school community.
  • Students are engaged in a dynamic curriculum that incorporates Catholic faith with service-learning and enrichment programs within an inclusive environment.
  • In partnership with parents, the professional, highly-qualified staff is dedicated to academic, social, physical, cultural and spiritual growth of all students.
  • American Martyrs School fosters life-long Catholic leadership, academic excellence, personal integrity and service to others.

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School Overview

Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes

Student Body

Total Students665 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
2%
State avg.: 44%
Students by GradeAmerican Martyrs School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

School Notes

  • School-wide Learning Expectations
  • Faith Students know, practice and live their Catholic faith.
  • Excellence Students strive to reach their full potential by always putting forth their best effort.
  • Service Students actively serve the needs of the local and global community.
  • Integrity Students are honest and trustworthy and adhere to moral and ethical principles.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hermosa Beach
    Grades: PK-8 | 267 students
    2.5 miles
    340 Massey St
    Hermosa Beach, CA 90254
    (310)372-7486
    2.5 PK-8
    267
  • Manhattan Beach
    Manhattan Academy
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-4 | 167 students
    1.3 miles
    1740 Manhattan Beach Blvd
    Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
    (310)374-1804
    1.3 PK-4
    167
  • Los Angeles
    Grades: NS-8 | 315 students
    4.9 miles
    8631 Stanmoor Drive
    Los Angeles, CA 90045
    (310)645-8816
    4.9 NS-8
    315
  • Manhattan Beach
    Del Sol School/via Pacifica
    Alternative School
    Grades: PK-6 | 60 students
    1.2 miles
    1700 Manhattan Beach Blvd
    Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
    (310)376-1223
    1.2 PK-6
    60
  • Manhattan Beach
    Magic Rainbow Pre School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 68 students
    1.5 miles
    1159 N Aviation Blvd
    Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
    (310)376-7556
    1.5 PK-K
    68

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