Ss Peter & Paul Catholic School

  • Our mission is to provide a Catholic education for our children in grades Kindergarten through grade 8.
  • We believe that Jesus Christ is the way, the truth, and the life, and the philosophy of education of SS. Peter and Paul Catholic School is based on a Catholic refection of this conviction.
  • Development of a Catholic community on all levels of interaction, and in all aspects of out reaching is the focus of our mission as Christian educators.
  • This includes concern for and cultivation of each student's unique spiritual, moral, intellectual physical cultural, and social growth insofar as we have the facilities to accommodate their needs.
  • In support of parents as the primary educators of their children at SS. Peter and Paul School each child is guided to become a true disciple of Christ.
  • Our school's focus is on providing a Catholic value base, enabling students to lead and practice a thoroughly Christian life.
  • We believe in education of the total child to his/her maximum potential, and provide a climate wherein he/she can achieve his/her intellectual optimum, a breadth of aesthetic appreciation, and an understanding of his/her responsibilities and privileges as a member of his/her cultural, civil religious, social and academic communities.

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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
Year Founded1931

Student Body

Total Students401 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
81%
State avg.: 38%
Students by Grade Ss Peter & Paul Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size23 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$3,800
Tuition NotesFamily rate given, in-parish, out-of-parish, non-Catholic. Tuition range=$3200-$4100

Sports

Total Sports Offered3 sports
SportsBasketball, Volleyball, Winter TrackBasketballVolleyball,
Winter Track
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