Our Lady of the Rosary School, Paramount

  • Our Lady of the Rosary School opened in September of 1952 to provide a Catholic education for the children of Our Lady of the Rosary Parish.
  • For almost 70 years, Our Lady of the Rosary School has fostered the spiritual and academic growth of thousands of children.
  • Presently it ministers to 285 students from Preschool-8. The religious education goal is to foster personal growth into the image of Christ through living and worshipping in a supportive Christian community.

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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 Nursery/Preschool-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedPlease inquire for additional details
Year Founded1952
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program Cost$300
Summer Program Cost Notes$300/student or $240/student for two or more. Includes Breakfast.
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students283 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade Our Lady of the Rosary School, Paramount Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio26:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size26 students
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$4,565
Tuition NotesWe offer a flexible tuition scale with financial assistance, scholarships, and incentives for eligible families. Furthermore, we have established a discounted sliding scale to support families with multiple children who are interested in pursuing Catholic education.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant$1,000
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorMrs. Sharon Padilla


Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Dance, Flag Football, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
DanceFlag Football,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.15 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Academic Decathlon, After School Enrichment Program, Altar Servers, Campus Ministry, Choir, Community Outreach, Homework Club, Leadership Conferences/Retreats, School Dances/Rallies, Social Service, Student Council

Arts and Music Programs:
Field Trips

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Basketball, Cheer, Volleyball

School Notes

  • OLR welcomes Preschool to 8th Grade students of all faiths year-round with our open enrollment policy. We offer an affordable tuition scale with financial assistance opportunities and an excellent academic curriculum with diverse extracurricular activities in a safe and nurturing environment.
  • We at Our Lady of the Rosary exist to serve God through educating and nurturing the whole child. We will be held accountable to our faith and loyalty through consistency, leadership, and service to Christ. Our goal as a community is to challenge our students and to instill a sense of direction, service, humility, and compassion.
  • As members of the Christian community teaching in Our Lady of the Rosary School, we believe in the necessity of prayer, the importance of trust, the need to understand each child, to counsel and guide them with love, firmness, and understanding, to respect the sacredness of each child, and to maintain harmony, responsibility, unity, and support so that each student can achieve their full potential.

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