We Are Vincentians .... Since 2004 the Daughters of Charity have sponsored Saint Patrick School. Their Vincentian spirit is integrated into all aspects of the school community including Masses, prayer, Christian service, the curriculum, religious education and the Vincentian Marian Youth program. Saint Patrick uses Discipline with Purpose (DWP) to help students learn 15 self-discipline skills. This developmental approach to teaching self-discipline enables students to become self-directing people.
We Are a Drexel School .... Saint Patrick School is part of the Drexel School System which is a resource-rich, cutting-edge approach to Catholic education. The Blended Learning and station rotation model are integrated into classroom learning. Each child has the use of an iPad. Many of the apps students use are individualized so that the needs of each student is addressed. We Are Academic .... 21st Century learning happens each day at Saint Patrick's. Students are offered a wonderful blend of technology-driven education, faith formation, Fine Arts classes in music and art and physical education. Differentiated instruction in math and language allows each student's academic needs to be met. Project-based learning encourages students to explore topics in-depth. We invite other students and their families to consider becoming part of our school community. Come and visit Saint Patrick School and experience for yourself our wonderful school community.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 277 students
  • Average class size: 28 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

St. Patrick's School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
277 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
6%
State avg.: 48%
Students by Grade
St. Patrick's School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Average Class Size
28 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
% on Financial Aid
78%

School Notes

  • We Are Vincentians .... Since 2004 the Daughters of Charity have sponsored Saint Patrick School.  Their Vincentian spirit is integrated into all aspects of the school community including Masses, prayer, Christian service, the curriculum, religious education and the Vincentian Marian Youth program. Saint Patrick uses Discipline with Purpose (DWP) to help students learn 15 self-discipline skills. This developmental approach to teaching self-discipline enables students to become self-directing people.
  • We Are a Drexel School .... Saint Patrick School is part of the Drexel School System which is a resource-rich, cutting-edge approach to Catholic education. The Blended Learning and station rotation model are integrated into classroom learning. Each child has the use of an iPad. Many of the apps students use are individualized so that the needs of each student is addressed.
  • We Are Academic .... 21st Century learning happens each day at Saint Patrick's. Students are offered a wonderful blend of technology-driven education, faith formation, Fine Arts classes in music and art and physical education. Differentiated instruction in math and language allows each student's academic needs to be met. Project-based learning encourages students to explore topics in-depth.
  • We invite other students and their families to consider becoming part of our school community. Come and visit Saint Patrick School and experience for yourself our wonderful school community.

School Reviews

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Great learning environment, competitive sports programs. Children are well prepared for High School and are accepted in to Catholic H.S. with no problems, with a few that went on to Stuyvesant and Regis.
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 277 students
  • Average class size: 28 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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