St. Philomena Elementary School

  • St. Philomena Elementary School serves 307 students in grades Prekindergarten-8 and is a member of the National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA) and the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).
  • The student:teacher of St. Philomena Elementary School is 31:1 and the school's religious affiliation is Roman Catholic.

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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 Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1958

Student Body

Total Students307 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
95%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade St. Philomena Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio31:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
90%
Average Class Size31 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(See Website for uniform information.)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$4,000
Tuition NotesA few Archdiocesan grants are available for qualifying families.
Admissions DirectorSister Joseph Francesca

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Flag Football, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Flag FootballSoftball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Long Beach
    Grades: K-8 | 290 students
    8.6 miles
    5210 E Los Coyotes Diagonal
    Long Beach, CA 90815
    (562) 597-0819
    8.6 K-8
    290
  • Palos Verdes Peninsula
    Grades: K-8 | 416 students
    5.4 miles
    26444 Crenshaw Blvd
    Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274
    (310) 377-4848
    5.4 K-8
    416
  • San Pedro
    Holy Trinity School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 518 students
    6.1 miles
    1226 W Santa Cruz St
    San Pedro, CA 90732
    (310) 833-0703
    6.1 PK-8
    518
  • Torrance
    Nativity School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-8 | 312 students
    2.8 miles
    2371 W Carson St
    Torrance, CA 90501
    (310) 328-5387
    2.8 K-8
    312
  • Torrance
    Grades: PK-8 | 506 students
    4.7 miles
    3846 Redondo Beach Blvd
    Torrance, CA 90504
    (310) 324-8732
    4.7 PK-8
    506

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