COVID-19 Update for Prospective Students and Families:
At St. Alphonsus Catholic School, the priority of our staff is the health and safety of our students. The Catholic Schools of Los Angeles will open the 2020-21 school year with distance learning. Our campus may be closed, but the Admissions Center is always open. Visit our website to contact our staff or schedule a virtual tour to discover what makes our school special. Learn More
St. Alphonsus School, located in East Los Angeles, is a PK-8 Catholic Dual Language Immersion School strives to educate children to become biliterate, mastering core academic content and skills in two languages, and develop strong moral character. A Catholic School education means student-teacher interaction, creativity, critical thinking and personal growth. Classes integrate technology well as physical education, music, arts and language as we develop the whole person in a diverse, family environment. We integrate bilingual education, individualized private school setting, and well-rounded values-based education.
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Dual Language Immersion
In Dual Language Immersion, students spend half of the day learning in English and the other half learning in Spanish. Over the course of several years students gain full language proficiency and literacy. By learning two languages, our students will develop communication skills, empathy, cultural understanding, and acceptance in order to change their world for the better.