• Game 1:    Saturday, October 14 @ 5pm at Verbum Dei Jesuit High School
  • Game 2:    Sunday, October 15 @ 2pm at Verbum Dei Jesuit High School
  • Game 3:    Saturday, October 21 @5pm at St. Bernard High School
  • Game 4:    Sunday, October 22 @4pm at Junipero Serra High School
  • Game 5:    Saturday, October 28 @ 5pm at St. Bernard High School
  • Game 6:    Saturday, November 4 @ 4pm at Verbum Dei Jesuit High School

4th Grade Girls Volleyball Schedule (2023 Season)

4th Grade Girls Volleyball Schedule (2023 Season)

Friday 9/22 @ St. Paul the Apostle
3 PM St Anastasia Blue v St Paul White
4 PM St Paul Green v WISH

Friday 9/29 @ St. Paul the Apostle
3 PM Notre Dame v St Paul White
4 PM St Paul Green v Visitation Blue

Friday 10/6 @ St. Paul the Apostle
3 PM American Martyrs White v St Paul White
4 PM St Paul Green v St Monica

Wednesday 10/25 @ St. Paul the Apostle
3:50 PM St Paul GREEN v St Anastasia Red
4:40 PM WISH v St Paul WHITE

Friday 10/27 @ St. Paul the Apostle
3 PM St Paul White v St Mark
4 PM St Paul Green v American Martyrs Blue

Friday 11/3 @ St. Paul the Apostle
4 PM St Paul WHITE v St Anastasia Red
6 PM St Paul GREEN v The Accelerated School

Thursday 11/9 @ St. Paul the Apostle
4 PM St Paul GREEN v Notre Dame
5 PM St Paul WHITE v St Monica

Friday 11/17 @ St. Paul the Apostle
3 PM American Martyrs White v St Paul GREEN
4 PM St Paul WHITE v American Martyrs Blue



A note of clarification for new families and a reminder for us SPA veterans about our *Patronage Grade Contest* for the FREE Pre-festival ICE CREAM PARTY on Oct. 17,



That means, ANY amount, EVEN $1 will get us to 100% PARTICIPATION and as always any amount is most appreciated.

Also, if you have more than 1 child attending SPA, your one donation counts towards ALL YOUR CHILDREN attending St. Paul’s. You will have an opportunity to enter your child(s) name(s) & grade(s) during checkout. You do not need to make separate donations for each child/grade…unless you want to 🙂

Deadline is Oct. 16, so please help our kids get their free ice cream party by donating today! 


Welcome Class of 2028

Hi 4th Grade parents,

We hope everyone is enjoying the last days of summer. 
The school year is fast approaching and it’s hard to believe our children will be starting 4th grade!
For those of you we haven’t had the opportunity to meet, we’d like to introduce ourselves.
Cookie Kumpibal (Dad to Rylie in 7th, Leyton in 6th and Senna in 4th) and I, Maria Lagos, (Mom to Maria in 7th, Santiago in 6th and Jeronimo in 4th) are thrilled to be your room parents this year.
First, we would like send a warm welcome to our new families:
  1. Danya Chausovsky – Parents: Regina and Dmitry
  2. Jeongwoo Hong – Parents: Seoungno and Dawoon
  3. Coco Kupfer – Parent: Paula Kupfer
  4. Emilia Lucas – Parents: Amy and Rick
  5. Charley Nicholson – Parents: Theresa and David 
  6. Nirvana Tafreshi – Parent: Sepi
  7. Elliott Wood – Parent: Karen and Jeffrey
  8. Chanel Johnson – Parent: Melissa and Wesley 
We look forward to meeting you and are here to help you and your children to navigate the activities of the new school year.
Please know you can contact us with any questions you may have!
WhatsApp – While this is not an official form of school communication, it is a useful way to communicate between the parents in the class. It is open to all parents. If you were not on the 3rd grade WhatsApp chat and would like to join this year’s group, please text Cookie or myself and we will add you.
First Day of School is EARLY DISMISSAL at 12:30pm8/29/23EARLY DISMISSAL 12:30pm  Aftercare is available. Click HERE to sign up for Aftercare. Remember Aftercare is complimentary to all students on Fridays until 3:30 p.m (no sign-up necessary).
KEY DATES:  Below are some key dates to keep in mind through 11/06
  • 8/24 & 8/25………..Uniform Exchange Donation Drop off
  • 8/26…………………Uniform Exchange & Festival Wear Pop-up – (10am-2pm)

-This is a great opportunity to pick up some FREE gently worn uniform items, especially for new families

  • 8/27…………………Parish End-of-Summer In-N-Out Picnic (5:30pm – 8:30pm)
  • 8/29…………………FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL & Back to School Coffee

First day of school & Coffee Social for parents at 8:15am in the JCPC. Early Dismissal at 12:30pm (Aftercare available, sign up HERE)

  • 8/31………………..Fingerprinting on location at SPA

Fingerprinting will be held on  8/31 and the Virtus Training Part I date has changed to Thursday, September 7th at 9:30 AM (reminder that everyone must complete Virtus training and be fingerprinted to volunteer on campus)

  • 9/04………………..Labor Day(No School)
  • 9/05………………..Hot Lunch Service StartsParents will need to provide lunch this date
  • 9/07………………..Virtus Training at SPA
  • 9/11……………….Back to School Night – (6:30pm)
  • 9/14……………….Picture Day (Full Formal uniform)
  • 9/28………………Traffic Duty Oreintation (8:05am)
  • 10/20-22………….FESTIVAL!!!! and Apostle’s Attic
  • 10/23……………..No School (: Recovery day from ALL the Festival FUN 🙂
  • 11/06……………..LITURGY DINNER
Please do not hesitate to reach out to us with any questions you may have.
We hope you enjoy the rest of your summer and are looking forward to a great school year!
Maria and Cookie
Maria Lagos 
Cookie Kumpibal


Dear Families,

Welcome back to school! We would like to take the opportunity to introduce ourselves to the new families joining us this year and a big welcome back to the returning Saints! We are your new room moms — Sarah Nassiri (Kate’s mom) and Sara Mostafavi (Sasha’s mom) — and we are very excited to embark on this new year with you. This grade page will be updated with information regarding the class and school, so visit often! Please don’t hesitate to reach out if you have any questions. We look forward to working with you to make this 4th grade year a success!


Sarah & Sara

Hot Lunch


FreshLunches will be going back to Pre-Covid, buffet-style hot lunch service on Wednesday, January 4th.

Please be sure to send your child to school with a reusable container and utensil on days they are participating in hot lunch service.

Click here for more info.

Order Jersey Mike’s

Use the registration code stpaul-1 to add a new student or set up an account.

Order Fresh Lunches

If you have any questions, contact Hot Lunch Chair Jorge Gonzalez.


Click Here:

After-School Enrichment Info


8 Weeks
Mondays Grades 3-5

Are you an artist that wants to do more art? Do you wish you had more time to be creative and learn new techniques or explore more materials? Then sign up for art class with Ms. Lewandowski!

More Details and Sign-Ups

Musical Theatre

Grades: 4 – 8

Have the musical theatre experience, complete with the audition process, rehearsals, and a final weekend of performances! Students will act, sing, and dance in a full musical theatre production while making memories that last a lifetime. For details and to register please click the link below.

Details Here

Show Dates are April 28th and April 29th.

For questions, please contact Ms. Newton at jnewton@sp-apostle.org

St. Paul’s Children’s Choir

Grades: 3 – 6
Instructor: Mr. Casey

Choir Sign-Up

Downbeat Music Club
(musical instruments)

Grades: K – 8

Instructor: Mr. Oscar Martinez

Downbeat Music Sign-Up


Yoga Class

Grades: 3 – 6

Instructor: Miss Jess

Yoga Sign-Up


Grades: 4 – 8

6 classes

Instructor: Scott D.

Cooking Sign-Up

Start-Up Kids- Igniting Entreprenuerial Minds- Friday

Grades: 4 – 8

8 classes

Instructor: Nicki P.

Entrepreneur Sign-Up

Chess Club

The SPA Chess Club is back! Advanced and Intermediate players will have club on Mondays and beginner students will have club on Tuesdays. Depending on demand we may open up a second beginner or intermediate group on Tuesday as well so please indicate in your registration if you prefer Tuesday. All levels of chess, from novice to advanced are welcome to join the Club (Grades K-8)

Questions? Contact Erin Atkinson Cook <mrserincook@gmail.com>

Sign-Un Links Below:

Beginner Chess

Intermediate Chess

Advanced Chess

After School Care Program

Remember to sign up! After School Care is available starting on the first day until 6:00 pm each day. After School Care is complimentary from 12:30 – 3:30 pm every Friday. On all days, parents are billed for After School Care starting at 3:30 pm.

After School Care Program


The Winter sports season at St. Paul’s offers Basketball, Soccer, and a CYO Fall Golf Tournament (Co-ed). The athletic department would like to encourage 4th-8th grade students the opportunity to represent St. Paul the Apostle School on the field of play in competition alongside their classmates.

The Catholic Youth Organization is composed of local Catholic schools in the greater Los Angeles area. The CYO’s mission is to build teamwork, sportsmanship, and confidence for student athletes through sports. CYO leagues are offered to 4th-8th grades for all sports at St. Paul’s.

For questions, please contact:
Anthony Palmieri (Athletic Director)
Josh Clarke (Assistant Athletic Director)


  • Check school supply list (attachment is available on this page).
  • Check uniforms – check handbook for requirements.
  • Updated Virtus training, fingerprinting and TB testing are required for volunteering on campus and field trips, but are not required for mandatory traffic duty and festival duty.
  • Turn in form for family badges, required for entry on campus at https://school.sp-apostle.org/school-info/family-badge-submission-form.

Important Dates

  • Thursday, March 16, 2023: Spring Sing I (DK – 4th)
  • Sandwich Builders: March 24, 2023
  • Friday, April 7 – 16, 2023: Easter Vacation
  • Friday, June 9, 2023: Last Day of School