About Us

Quality Catholic Education

Located in the heart of Los Angeles, St. Raphael School is opening the doors to the future of our children through a high quality, values-based and technology-enhanced curriculum. Our core academic curriculum and experienced teachers provide over 300 students in Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten through 8th grade with the basis for future academic success while our performing arts and technology programs allow them to learn and excel as individuals. St. Raphael’s safe and nurturing environment is bolstered by our commitment to values-based teaching and our on-site counseling program provides support for students and parents alike.

Our Mission

We are a Catholic parish school where students are guided towards a goal of becoming Christian leaders who live according to Gospel values. Regardless of gender, race, religion, or background, we promote a strong academic foundation in a safe environment. We facilitate critical thinking, effective communication, and self-direction. Preparing our students to be proficient in technology is a priority, which enables our students to succeed in high school and beyond.

Our Values

St. Raphael School is committed to offering our students the advantages of a quality academic education:

  • Values-based curriculum helps shape students for leadership roles
  • Enhanced technology program with on-line teaching capabilities in every classroom
  • Excellent performing arts program with vocal and instrumental instruction at every grade level
  • Safe and secure campus provides open outdoor playing areas

Who We Serve

St. Raphael is located in the heart of South Central Los Angeles. The community we serve is predominantly Hispanic/Latino and African American

  • 93% of our students qualify and participate in the Federal Lunch Program
  • 100% of our families receive some sort of tuition assistance

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