St. Maria Goretti Catholic School

3950 Palo Verde Avenue

Long Beach, CA 90808

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


Our mission is “to serve students by providing a Catholic education that challenges them to serve God in a diverse and inclusive community.

St. Maria Goretti Catholic School 

  • Grades TK to 8
  • Safe and Secure Campus Equipped with Surveillance Cameras 
  • Spacious Campus including a grass playing field, baseball field, and volleyball & basketball courts
  • 1 to 1 Electronic Devices in grade 2-8 (iPad or Chromebook)
  • 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 accepting students for the 2019-2020 school year.

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

October 7 – 24, - Giftwrap Fundraiser

October 15, Tuesday, - Glory Days Dine Out 

October 16, Wednesday, - St. Maria Goretti’s Birthday

October 17, Thursday,-Make-Up Picture Day 

October 18, Friday, -NOON Dismissal Faculty In-ServiceSLE A- “Aware” Character Counts “Responsibility” (Wear green with uniform bottoms for FREE) School Family Activity 1:15 pm  

October 21, Monday, – Red Ribbon Week “Sock it to Drugs” (Wear crazy socks for FREE)

October 22, Tuesday, - Red Ribbon Week “Put a Cap on Drugs” (Wear a Hat for FREE)

October 23, Wednesday, - Red Ribbon Week “Hairs to being Drug-Free” (Crazy Hairstyles and Washable Hair Dye for FREE)

October 24, Thursday, - Red Ribbon Week “Shade Out Drugs” (Wear sunglasses for FREE but not to Mass)

October 25, - Halloween Festival, Trunk or Treat 5:30pm to 8:00pm

Friday, November 1, 2019- All Saint's Day Holy Day of Obligation 8:00 am Mass

No School Faculty In-Service

School Newsletter and Weekly Updates
Trunk or Treat

As part of St. Maria Goretti Catholic School, we celebrate Halloween as a community. This is an opportunity for families attending the event to safely “trick or treat” out of the decorated trunks of parked cars. 

Date:  Friday, October 25, 2019 

Time:  5:30 PM to 8:00 PM

Food is available for purchase. (Pre-Sale ONLY)

If you will be using your vehicle to distribute candy from, please use this form to register for a spot.

Thanksgiving Feast

The school will celebrate Thanksgiving together as a school. We will gather and eat together in the hall. Unfortunately, we can only accommodate the students.

Date: Friday, November 22, 2019

Time: 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Place: School Hall

Cost: $5.00 per student


If you pre-ordered for this day your child is already receiving this for lunch.

Orders due Friday, November 15, 2019


Lunch includes roasted turkey, vegetables, stuffing, mashed potatoes, dessert, and a beverage.

Students may bring their lunch if they do not wish to have this for lunch. They will sit at the table with their class and enjoy the lunch they bring. 

Please place the money in an envelope with your child’s name and grade. Due November 15th

Pa's Pumpkin Patch
Thursday, October 24, 2019