St Mary Of The Assumption School

  • We, the staff of St. Mary of the Assumption School, teach children with a Christian environment.
  • We are dedicated to provide a climate in which the students are guided through their own efforts, to the realization of the God-given spiritual, intellectual and personal capabilities.
  • Our aim is to help the students develop the ability to be self-directed and to make sound judgments; children whose lives will be lived in conformity with the teaching of Christ and the ideals of family life.
  • We strive to foster children who are prepared to meet the physical, economic, social and cultural demands of our society.
  • We recognize that parents are the natural educators of their children.
  • We work in partnership with them to promote consistency between the values taught in school and those developed in the home.
  • We are aware of the uniqueness of each child, therefore we attempt to provide a teaching climate in which each child can experience success.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students312 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
94%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade St Mary Of The Assumption School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio28:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Whittier
    Grades: PK-8 | 267 students
    4.6 miles
    11537 Grovedale Drive
    Whittier, CA 90604
    (562) 694-1879
    4.6 PK-8
    267
  • Whittier
    St Bruno Parish School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-8 | 368 students
    3.8 miles
    15700 Citrustree Rd
    Whittier, CA 90603
    (562) 943-8812
    3.8 K-8
    368
  • Whittier
    Grades: PK-8 | 273 students
    3.1 miles
    13925 Telegraph Road
    Whittier, CA 90604
    (562) 941-0750
    3.1 PK-8
    273
  • Whittier
    Grades: PK-6 | 33 students
    0.5 miles
    6726 Washington Avenue
    Whittier, CA 90601
    (562) 945-1654
    0.5 PK-6
    33
  • Downey
    Grades: K-5 | 106 students
    5.9 miles
    8033 3rd St
    Downey, CA 90241
    (562) 861-1499
    5.9 K-5
    106

School Reviews

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my kids are going to saint marys since last year staff teachers and principal are really good persons and take care of the kids my kids every year are more advance in academics im really proud of them the academic education here is more advance than public school worth that you pay
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