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St. Paul of the Cross School

St. Paul of the Cross School is a coeducational private Catholic traditional school for students in grades Transitional KG through 8.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Small City

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Overview

Overview

St. Paul of the Cross School says

The teachers at St. Paul of the Cross direct and facilitate the learning process for our young children on a daily basis. They prepare our students to be successful and happy in their pursuit of becoming life-long learners. Our faculty and staff incorporate technology into the classroom, provide challenging curriculum based on state, national and archdiocesan standards, participate in professional development workshops, take students on field trips, communicate with parent’s regarding your their child’s progress, and most important, they are committed to being strong role models who are enthusiastic about teaching at St. Paul of the Cross!

TeacherWeb is a valuable Teacher/Parent/Student communication tool which allows parents and students to view assignments and other important classroom information.

Children are eligible for admission into Kindergarten if they have reached the age of five years on or before December 1st and demonstrate academic, social and emotional readiness. Children are eligible for admission into first grade if they have reached the age of six years on or before December 1st or have successfully completed an accredited Kindergarten program. Priority of Acceptance

Students who have siblings already enrolled in St. Paul of the Cross School and whose families continue to meet the specified requirements:

Students whose parents who are alumni and/or are registered and contributing members of St. Paul of the Cross as verified by the regular use of Church envelopes, and whose families submit the re/registration forms/fees by the required date. Parish envelopes are reviewed regularly and tuition is reclassified as needed.
If room is available, transferring Catholic school students whose parish of residence is St. Paul of the Cross and previously attended another Catholic school.
If room is available, parish students transferring from a public school.
If room is available, Catholic students from outside the parish whose families are willing to support the school.
If room is available, other students who by their behavior and previous school records demonstrate an acceptance of the philosophy of St. Paul of the Cross.

All students are evaluated and/or interviewed before acceptance. Copies of their most recent report card and achievement testing are required for transferring students. With regard to health, California immunization requirements must be met before admission. The Parent Agreement and all forms received at registration must be completed and all required fees paid before students are officially accepted.

Finance

Finance

Private schools, including parochial and boarding, are funded through tuition and fees. The cost varies from school to school, but most families pay tuition to attend them. Many private schools offer financial aid or discounts, so it's worthwhile to ask about these options.

Admissions

Admissions
Phone
  (562) 921-2118

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 169
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
Kindergarten 18
1 20
2 25
3 14
4 15
5 15
6 19
7 19
8 24

St. Paul of the Cross School's relatively variable enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing St. Paul of the Cross School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 16 : 1
Gender 50% Male / 50% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 2%
Multi-racial 4%
Hispanic/Latino 85%
Black or African American 3%
Asian 4%

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