Our Lady Of Loretto School

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  • Our Lady of Loretto School embraces a philosophy that places the highest priority on each child's relationship with God and on each child's self esteem.
  • The faculty and staff, as facilitators of learning, are dedicated to providing the quality of education that encourages self-expression, embraces diversity, and balances independent thought with cooperative effort.
  • We strive to accomplish these goals in a Christ-centered atmosphere, rich in Catholic tradition, outstanding in intellectual challenge.
  • Our Lady of Loretto School seeks to instill in students a sense of social conscience, personal commitment, and Christian action.
  • Drawing from the strength of their foundation in Catholic values, students will be empowered to assume responsibility for personal and moral decisions in an increasingly complex and demanding world.
  • Our Lady of Loretto School is committed to forming whole persons who can apply the Gospel values; recognizing parents and guardians as the primary educators of the students; involving the students as active members of the Christian community; developing self-esteem and respect for the dignity of others; enabling the students and staff to grow in their love and knowledge of Jesus and the Gospel teachings within curriculum and extracurricular activities; and presenting students with an awareness of cultures and encouraging them to express their own inherent uniqueness.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedLearning Differences supported through our Learning Support program to help all students understand how they learn and to become advocates for themselves.
Year Founded1951

Student Body

Total Students252 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
13%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Our Lady Of Loretto School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
55%
Average Class Size25 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(OLL uniform: Tk-5th boys wear navy blue pants/shorts with a white polo shirt. Tk-5th girls wear plaid jumper with a white polo shirt. 6th-8th grade boys wear khaki pants/shorts and a white polo shirt. Girls wear plaid skirt with a white polo shirt. )

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$7,944
Tuition NotesTuition breaks are available for multiple children. Those who choose to not participate in their volunteer hours pay a higher rate.
Acceptance Rate
98%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Directorprincipal@ollnovato.org

Sports

Total Sports Offered3 sports
SportsBasketball, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts, CYO Sports (Grades 4-8), Extended Care Program (AM & PM), Middle School Electives, Musical Theatre Program, Service Club, Student Government

School Notes

  • Our Lady of Loretto School embraces a philosophy that places the highest priority on each child's relationship with God and on each child's self esteem. The faculty and staff, as facilitators of learning, are dedicated to providing the quality of education that encourages self-expression, embraces diversity, and balances independent thought with cooperative effort. We strive to accomplish these goals in a Christ-centered atmosphere, rich in Catholic tradition, outstanding in intellectual challenge. Our Lady of Loretto School seeks to instill in students a sense of social conscience, personal commitment, and Christian action. Drawing from the strength of their foundation in Catholic values, students will be empowered to assume responsibility for personal and moral decisions in an increasingly complex and demanding world. Our Lady of Loretto School is committed to forming whole persons who can apply the Gospel values; recognizing parents and guardians as the primary educators of the students; involving the students as active members of the Christian community; developing self-esteem and respect for the dignity of others; enabling the students and staff to grow in their love and knowledge of Jesus and the Gospel teachings within curriculum and extracurricular activities; and presenting students with an awareness of cultures and encouraging them to express their own inherent uniqueness.

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