St. Philip The Apostle School

St Philip The Apostle School's mission is to provide a child centered learning environment in which the spiritual, intellectual, emotional and physical needs of each child are met.
As an essential component of the teaching ministry of Saint Philip the Apostle Parish, the school provides an exceptional education by integrating catholic values with high academic standards and service to others.
The school embraces an appreciation of diversity and mutual respect and seeks to inspire each student to adopt his or her unique role as a child of god.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Year Founded1927
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students542 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
41%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade St. Philip The Apostle School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio20:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
65%
Average Class Size30 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Uniform Required from CKW)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineFeb. 7 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$5,550
Tuition NotesTuition discount to active parishioners.
% on Financial Aid
12%
Admissions DirectorKaren Conley
Admissions AssociateJennifer Ramirez

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Flag FootballSoftball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Academic Decathon, Chess Club, Falcon Flyer Newspaper, Speech and Debate, Student Council

Arts and Music Programs:
Dance, Drama, School Choir

School Notes

  • We are a parish school, associated with St. Philip the Apostle Parish. 
  • We accept parishioner families first, then non parishioner, then non Catholic.
  • If you are serious about wanting your child to attend our school, please be a registered parishioner as we seldom have space for non parishioners.
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