Our Lady Of Refuge School

  • Our Lady of Refuge School, a community of faith and love, is dedicated to nurturing the whole child - physically, academically, and spiritually - while encouraging all community members to develop their God-given gifts and to make choices as followers of Christ to enrich their lives, their communities, their world.
  • At Our Lady of Refuge School, we recognize that parents are the primary educators of their children.
  • Our purposes are to strive to teach the beliefs and doctrines of the Roman Catholic Church; to do so within the experience of Catholic community; and to prepare students for service to others.
  • The administration and faculty strive to create an atmosphere that is conducive to the maximum development of the students' spiritual, intellectual, moral, aesthetic and physical potential.
  • This enables the students to integrate Christian principles, values and attitudes that will help them to live and to influence others to live according to the Gospel of Jesus Christ.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Year Founded1953

Student Body

Total Students290 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
75%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade Our Lady Of Refuge School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio21:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Long Beach
    Grades: PK-8 | 162 students
    3.6 miles
    2500 Pacific Ave
    Long Beach, CA 90806
    (562) 424-1018
    3.6 PK-8
    162
  • Long Beach
    Grades: NS-8 | 400 students
    0.2 miles
    2244 Clark Ave
    Long Beach, CA 90815
    (562) 597-2814
    0.2 NS-8
    400
  • Long Beach
    Maple Village Waldorf School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: PK-8 | 121 students
    1.9 miles
    4017 E 6th St
    Long Beach, CA 90814
    (562) 434-8200
    1.9 PK-8
    121
  • Long Beach
    Grades: PK-8 | 243 students
    3.4 miles
    855 E 5th St
    Long Beach, CA 90802
    (562) 432-5946
    3.4 PK-8
    243
  • Carson
    Grades: PK-8 | 307 students
    8.6 miles
    21832 Main Street
    Carson, CA 90745
    (310) 835-4827
    8.6 PK-8
    307

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