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.