Parish: Mission Basilica San Juan Capistrano, CA, Diocese of Orange
Pastor: Monsignor Michael McKiernan
Principal: Alycia Beresford
Staffed By: Credentialed teachers and teacher aides
Founded: 1928 ~ Monsignor St. John O’Sullivan
Type of School: Catholic Parochial School
Enrollment: 260 students, Pre-K - Grade 8
Accredited by: Western Catholic Education Association (WCEA), Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC), National Blue Ribbon School
School Hours: 8:00 a.m. – 2:50 p.m. for KR – 8
Extended Daycare: 2:50 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. for KR – 8th, $6.00/hr.
Curriculum: Religion and Spiritual Retreats, Language Arts, Mathematics, Social Studies, Science, Computer Technology, Spanish, Physical Education, Music, Art.
Extracurricular: Altar Servers, Basketball, Cheerleading, Choir, Christian Service & Community Outreach, Drama Club, Flag Football, Lectors, Scouting, Soccer, Softball, Student Council, Volleyball, Academic Decathlon and Spelling Bee. After School Programs include: Archery, Soccer, Drama, Piano, Robotics, and Legos.
Traditions: Catholic Schools’ Week, May Crowning, Red Ribbon Week, St. Joseph’s Day, United Nations Day.
Parent Groups: Parent Teacher Organization, Consultative School Board, School Finance Committee.