St. Gregory The Great School

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  • Mission Statement St. Gregory the Great School fosters a caring Catholic Christian environment, which provides a, faith community and a challenging curriculum.
  • As a result, each student will recognize their abilities and will be prepared to take on a positive role in our society.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs Supportedmild learning differences
Year Founded1955

Student Body

Total Students273 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
90%
State avg.: 43%
Students by GradeSt. Gregory The Great School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio21:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Average Class Size25 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(School Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesPaid over 10/11 months.
Acceptance Rate
99%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorPaulette Clagon
Admissions AssociateAngela Romo

Sports

Total Sports Offered9 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Flag Football, Football, Gymnastics, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Flag FootballFootball,
GymnasticsSoccer,
SoftballTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Academic Decathlon, Altar Servers, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, Skillbuilders, Student Council

Club or Organization:
Student Council

Arts and Music Programs:
Drama/Theate

School Notes

  • St. Gregory the Great School is a Catholic parish school serving the spiritual and academic needs of students in grades TK-8. Our current enrollment is 258 students. We have high expectations regarding the spiritual nourishment of our students as well as a rigorous academic preparation for a private high school. Our students are accepted with honors and in advanced placement classes in both private and public high schools; many have been the valedictorian at high school graduation.Educational field trips are offered with our partnership with World Strides. Our students  have experienced travel to Sacramento(Grade 4), Florida Keys (Grade6) and Washington, DC/New York (Grade8). We offer a variety of after school activities;Spanish, Art, Gymnastics, Tennis, Daycare, Flag Football, Volleyball, Basketball, Cross Country, Track and Field, Softball. Our campus is spacious with a softball field, three(3) full basketball courts, blacktop area for hopscotch, tetherball, handball and other playground games,We have the best Fish Dinners in the area every year during Lent. Our Technology Program includes ; a full computer lab, laptop carts, IPAD Program and a variety of programs that support high achievement for all learnersWe are so proud of our students and of our teachers. Come join us!
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