St Kieran Catholic School

  • The mission of St. Kieran School, in partnership with parents, is to create an educational environment for the students, which promotes academic excellence and teaches Catholic doctrine, while emphasizing Gospel values.
  • Christ is the reason for this school, the unseen but ever present teacher in its classes, the model of its faculty, the inspiration of its students.
  • St. Kieran School's students will be empowered to succeed in the twenty-first century within an environment which provides opportunities for spiritual, academic, physical, moral and cultural growth.
  • They will develop their full potential, assisted by teachers working in partnership with their parents, who are the primary educators of their children.
  • The students will proclaim the gospel message, be a part of a caring, worshiping community, perform service and learn to worship God.

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
Year Founded1960

Student Body

Total Students142 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by GradeSt Kieran Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$5,672
Tuition NotesDiscount for additional family members. Tuition rate separate for Preschool.
Admissions DirectorPatricia Provo

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Flag FootballSoccer,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

School Notes

  • The mission of St. Kieran School, in partnership with parents, is to create an educational environment for the students, which promotes academic excellence and teaches Catholic doctrine, while emphasizing Gospel values. Christ is the reason for this school, the unseen but ever present teacher in its classes, the model of its faculty, the inspiration of its students. St. Kieran School's students will be empowered to succeed in the twenty-first century within an environment which provides opportunities for spiritual, academic, physical, moral and cultural growth. They will develop their full potential, assisted by teachers working in partnership with their parents, who are the primary educators of their children. The students will proclaim the gospel message, be a part of a caring, worshiping community, perform service and learn to worship God.

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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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St. Kieran is a wonderful school for both academics and character development. The small class sizes make it easier for the kids to get the help they need from their teacher and the teachers are all very dedicated to their students'' success. I have three kids at the school right now and all of their teachers are receptive to their individual needs and check in with me regularly. The principal knows all of the students very well and is very good at working with the students and parents on any concerns they have. The tuition is very reasonable, especially considering the one-on-one attention your kids get. You can tell that the teachers and staff really love their kids and the school community!
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My daughter has been there since pre-school. To clarify, St. Kieran is K-8 , not k-9. My daughter is completing her 8th grade year. I have watched her grow into an awesome young lady. The education she has received, academically, socially and spiritually has been priceless.
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