The Catholic School of Visalia, George McCann Memorial

  • George McCann Memorial Catholic School is dedicated to the teaching and nurturing of children.
  • We are a family of parents, students, educators, and parishioners who strive to create a Catholic faith community through the vehicle of a quality education based on Gospel values.
  • As we center on Jesus and his message, we assist our students in becoming responsible, respectful, loving adults.
  • Our school community supports and encourages parents in the growth and practice of their personal and family faith so they can better fulfill their role as the first teachers of their children in the ways of their faith.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other religious school association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1924

Student Body

Total Students226 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
42%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade The Catholic School of Visalia, George McCann Memorial Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio19:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size25 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Flag Football, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Flag FootballSoccer,
SoftballVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Arts and Music Programs:
Art Program, Music Program

School Notes

  • George McCann Memorial Catholic School is dedicated to the teaching and nurturing of children. We are a family of parents, students, educators, and parishioners who strive to create a Catholic faith community through the vehicle of a quality education based on Gospel values. As we center on Jesus and his message, we assist our students in becoming responsible, respectful, loving adults. Our school community supports and encourages parents in the growth and practice of their personal and family faith so they can better fulfill their role as the first teachers of their children in the ways of their faith.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Visalia
    Grades: PK-K | 156 students
    3.5 miles
    4143 S Dans St
    Visalia, CA 93277
    (559)625-8385
    3.5 PK-K
    156
  • Visalia
    St Pauls School
    (Anglican)
    Grades: NS-8 | 332 students
    4 miles
    6101 W Goshen Ave
    Visalia, CA 93291
    (559)739-1619
    4 NS-8
    332
  • Visalia
    Grades: PK-12 | 990 students
    3.5 miles
    5600 W. Tulare Ave.
    Visalia, CA 93277
    (559)734-2684
    3.5 PK-12
    990
  • Visalia
    Grace Christian School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: K-8 | 216 students
    1.1 miles
    1111 S Conyer St
    Visalia, CA 93277
    (559)734-7694
    1.1 K-8
    216
  • Tulare
    Grades: K-8 | 207 students
    8.7 miles
    627 N Beatrice Dr
    Tulare, CA 93274
    (559)686-6250
    8.7 K-8
    207

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I received an excellent foundation for my continued education. I am presently in law school. This school is like a family and everyone is supportive. I appreciate my experience at George McCann!
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