St. Cyril of Jerusalem Parish,15520 Ventura Boulevard, Encino, California - St. Cyril of Jerusalem Church, 15520 Ventura Boulevard, Encino, California 91436
Saint Cyril of Jerusalem Elementary School, originally staffed by
three Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, opened in 1950. The
first permanent building was completed in 1952 and by 1955, the
school had grown to eight classrooms. In June of 1956, St. Cyril's
graduated its first eighth grade class.
Saint Cyril of Jerusalem is a Catholic School serving pre-kindergarten
through eighth grade children of the parish and Catholic community.
The school provides an affordable education in a safe environment
where a child can mature intellectually, spiritually, emotionally
and physically. The school seeks academic excellence; maximum use
of its technological resources to intellectually challenge students
and a high level of parent and community involvement. Spiritual and
moral values and respect for self and others are fostered, thereby
enhancing the development of life skills necessary for success as a
*Portions of this history were taken from St. Cyril’s 25th Anniversary memorial booklet.
Image of artwork in header - Used
with permission (one-time use only) from: Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe, La Crosse, WI.