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Those who are seeking to enroll their children for the school year need to obtain a registration packet available in the school office.

For additional information or questions, please  call the office at 562-432-5946 between the hours of 8:00 AM and 4:00 PM Monday – Friday.

Students enrolling for the first time in Kindergarten through 8th grade may be scheduled to take a placement exam.

Guidelines for Admission:

  • Preferences are given to active members of the parish. Children from other Catholic parishes and other faiths will be admitted if openings exist.
  • Preferences are given to siblings of children already attending St. Anthony Parish School.
  • Preferences are given to supportive alumni.
  • Under Archdiocesan guidelines for financial considerations, the optimum number of students per classroom is thirty-five (35).
  • Kindergarten students must be five (5) years of age on, or before, September 1st.
  • Pre-K4 students must be four (4) years of age on, or before, September 1st.
  • Pre-School students will not be accepted until they are 2.75 years old and must be fully toilet trained (we have no diapering facilities on campus).
  • All students must comply with current California immunizations and health requirements prior to enrollment.
  • The parish school will strive to have Catholic education accessible to as many students as possible, both with its educational and financial considerations; however, it may have insufficient resources to serve the educational needs of all students.
  • The Pastor and Principal will review a student’s continued eligibility for enrollment in the parish school.

Transfer Students

Students are accepted until the end of the second trimester as long as they meet the requirements.

Please contact Mrs. Denise Mejia at 562-432-5946  to begin the application process.

Required Documents

The following documents must be submitted to Mrs. Denise Mejia before your child can be enrolled:

Birth Certificate

Baptism Certificate (if you have one)

Immunization Records

Last report card (for 1st through 8th grade)

Additional paper work that must be filled out will be given to you when you come to the office and register your child.

Registration Fees

$350 per student. This includes the supply fee and the technology fee.

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St. Anthony Elementary School

855 E. 5th Street
Long Beach, CA 90802
Phone: 562-432-5946
Fax: 562-435-8606