St. Patrick’s Catholic School

St. Patrick’s Catholic School is a private religious school in Carlsbad, CA near Camp Pendleton. This school is close to base, with a 5-15 minute commute.

St. Patrick’s serves students in grades K-8. They align their curriculum with both the Diocese of San Diego and the state of California. There is a firm foundation in Catholic theology and religious education.

Great Schools does not offer a rating of this school, but does have community reviews. Parents have given this school a 4/5 stars. Reviews mention the dedication of the faculty and staff and the solid religious education.

What MilFams Say:

This school is above average for both elementary and middle school. St. Patrick’s (grades K-2) prepared students to attend above average schools after a PCS. The school is welcoming and takes the time to get to know students and families. The school challenges students academically, while also providing support as needed. There is regular communication from the school to parents. The school parents can form cliques. The school is building a new building (2016) and is frequently asking for donations to help with this effort.