American Martyrs School

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1701 Laurel Ave

Manhattan Beach, CA 90266

(310) 545-8559

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Grades: K - 8

School Type: Catholic

Student Enrollment: 708

Students Per Teacher: 19

Parent Reviews

7 Parent Reviews for American Martyrs School

The school is very good, Monseigneur is amazing; however, the principle is a monster, this woman needs to leave the school before she ruins it

Posted by a parent on 11/18/14

This review although only one star reflects on the administration, not the community. The Catholic community is the very best part of American Martyrs School, the families we met in the 12 years there were wonderful and a blessing.Unfortunately, AMS is hindered by an administration whose priority in ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/21/14

We wouldn't normally post on a site like this, but felt the May 23, 2014 review, forwarded to us, was unfair. Our family decided to leave AMS school this year for many reasons. It was a difficult decision but ultimately the right one for us. Monsignor is compassionate and committed to his Parish, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/20/14

There is a reason why families are leaving in droves the past 2-3 years. This school has grown too fast, and is too big to handle the students that it does have. It is run by a Principal who could care less about any of the lower grades (aspirations to move on to a high school position, perhaps?), ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/23/14

Tey not only teach the three R's they keep God in the childrens mind / Making them a more caring generation.

Posted by a other on 04/26/10

As an alumni, I look back at my time at AMS as a vital part of who I am today. The academics are solid, but could be more diverse. It's the staff and parents of the school that makes the biggest difference. As the city of Manhattan Beach has changed, so too has AMS, but the staff and parents stay true ...  Read more

Posted by a former student on 09/03/06

AMS has given our child a good basic foundation. The school has gone through a number of growing pains as it has expanded tremendously over the last few years. It is now under new leadership which I cannot address as our child is now a graduate. Ams is weak in language, music and sports, but big in ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/15/06

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Manhattan Beach schools — American Martyrs School is located at 1701 Laurel Ave, Manhattan Beach CA 90266. 1701 Laurel Ave is in the 90266 ZIP code in Manhattan Beach, CA The school district for American Martyrs School is the Archdiocese Of Los Angeles. American Martyrs School is a Catholic school that serves grade levels K - 8.
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