St. Maria Goretti Catholic School

3950 Palo Verde Avenue

Long Beach, CA 90808

Telephone:  562-425-5112 Fax:  562-425-5672


The mission of St. Maria Goretti Catholic School Community is to serve God by providing a challenging liberal arts academic education integrated with Catholic values, developing the whole person spiritually, intellectually, physically, and socially.

OPEN ENROLLMENT FOR 2018-2019 has begun! 

Please contact our school office for more information at 562-425-5112.

St. Maria Goretti Catholic School 

  • Grades TK to 8
  • Spacious Campus including a grass playing field, baseball field, and volleyball & basketball courts
  • Extended Daycare

  • Caring and Catholic Environment
  • Competitive Sports Programs
  • Extracurricular Activities
  • WASC / WCEA Accredited


We welcome you to stop by the school office for a tour of the school.


Registration packets are available in the office.

Basic forms are located on the Admissions and Forms page.

We are still accepting students for the 2017-2018 school year.

Give us a call if you would like more information about the school.

ST. Maria Goretti Catholic School EAGLE for a DAY

Join us at the “Home of the Eagles!” All 1st through 8th Graders are invited to be an “Eagle for a DAY”

Experience a day in the life of a St. Maria Goretti “Eagle” on our campus, socialize with SMG students, attend classes, meet our teachers, learn about our great history and traditions, enjoy a free lunch in our lunch area.


Parents must provide student transportation. Students are required to wear their regular school uniform. Please drop-off/ pick-up on time at Father Malloy Hall , 3950 Palo Verde Ave; Use Parkcrest entrance off of Palo Verde. 

School Newsletter and Weekly Updates

May 25, Friday, - NOON Dismissal

May 26, Saturday, - Father John’s 45th Year Anniversary Ordained as a Priest

May 28, Monday, - No School Memorial Day

May 30, Wednesday, 8th/Kindergarten Breakfast in the Hall 9:00am


May 31, Thursday, Farewell to 8th Grade Mass 8:00 am SONG

June 1, Friday, - NOON Dismissal and 8th Grade Graduation 5:30pm in the Church

June 1, Friday,- Eucharistic Adoration Grade TK and K 9:55 am

June 12, Tuesday, - End of the Year Class Parties at RECESS

June 12, Tuesday, - Awards Assembly 8:10am in the Hall and Kindergarten Graduation 11:00am

June 12, Tuesday, - Fun Dress Day “Hawaiian Day” for $1.00

June 13, Wednesday, - Report Cards, Last Day of School, 10:00am Dismissal

August 20, Monday, - First day of School Noon Dismissal All Week

August 27, Monday, - P.T.C. Meeting in the Adult Room 6:00pm

August 29, Wednesday, - St. Mary’s Medical Center Vision Screening Grades K-8

August 29, Wednesday, - Back to School Night 6:00pm (Parents Only)

August 27th to September 7th , -Star Testing


September 3, Monday, - No School Labor Day

September 6, Thursday , - School Picture Day (Wear Mass Uniforms)

September 7, Friday,- Family Campout and Movie 6:00pm

September 15, Saturday, - Texas Hold-Em Poker Tournament

September 20, Thursday,- SLE “E” – E A G L E S (EDUCATED) Character Counts Day “Citizenship” School Family Activity 1:15pm

September 21, Friday, Character Counts Day “Citizenship” (Wear a purple shirt with uniform bottoms for FREE) “E” – E A G L E S (EDUCATED)

September 28, Friday, - Progress Reports