St. Maria Goretti Elementary School

St. Maria Goretti School recognizes the parents as the primary educators of their children.
The administration, faculty, and staff accept the challenge to support parents by providing a solid educational program steeped in the atmosphere of Gospel values.
Our aim is that each student develops, within our diverse student body, a realistic self-image, learn according to their God-given ability, and grow in awareness of the needs of others.
We strive to accomplish this within the local, national, and global community of believers.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Year Founded1957
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students185 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
72%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade St. Maria Goretti Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio19:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size20 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$5,318
Tuition Notes $388 month – Includes discounts for Fundraising, Service Hours, and Carnival Hours$433.35 month – Includes discounts for Fundraising & Service Hours$438 month – Includes discount for Fundraising$415.27 month – Includes discount for Service Ho
Admissions DirectorKathleen Hernandez

Sports

Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBasketball, Football, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballFootball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Computers, Music Lessons, Spanish

School Notes

  • Schoolwide Learning Expectations are "EAGLES" . . . an EDUCATED student who demonstrates grade-level appropriate knowledge and skills in all subjects taught. A . . . an AWARE student who shows respect toward all of God's creations and sensitivity to the needs of others. G . . . a GENEROUS student who gives willingly and unselfishly to others. L . . . a LOVING student who is loyal to God, country, family, friends, and treats others as he/she wants to be treated. E . . . an ENTHUSIASTIC student who participates actively in his/her education, both in and out of the classroom. S . . . a SPIRITUAL student who demonstrates proper reverence for God and the Church and participates actively in the Catholic faith.

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