Holy Family School

4850 Pearl Ave
San Jose, CA 95136-0951
Tel: (408)978-1355
Grades: PK-8 | 481 students
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Holy Family School is a parish school rich in the tradition of Catholic education and committed to academic excellence.
Our mission is to foster and to support the development of Catholic faith and identity while nurturing the whole child.
In partnership with family, educators, and the whole parish community, we strive to promote the spiritual, intellectual, and social development of our students.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1986

Student Body

Total Students 481 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Holy Family School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 7 / Feb. 16
Admissions Director Sheryl Citta


Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Basketball, Flag Football, Football, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballFlag Football,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 16 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Academic Chess Club, Altar Server, Boy Scouts, California Junior Scholarship Federation (CJSF), Eucharistic Ministers, Girl Scouts, Homework Club, Lego Robotics, Liturgical Choir, Ministry of Movement, Monthly Community Outreach, National Junior Honor Society (NJHS), Newspaper Club, Schmahl Hands-on Science Labs, Spanish K-4, Student Council Altar Server, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, Homework Club, Lego Robotics, Newspaper Club, Spanish K-4, Academic Chess Club,
California Junior Scholarship Federation (CJSF),
Eucharistic Ministers,
Liturgical Choir,
Ministry of Movement,
Monthly Community Outreach,
National Junior Honor Society (NJHS),
Schmahl Hands-on Science Labs,
Student Council,

School Notes:

  • SCHOOLWIDE LEARNING EXPECTATIONS RESULTS When our students graduate from Holy Family they will have grown stronger in their spiritual, academic, and personal lives. As persons of faith our students will:
  • Discover the love of God through loving one another.
  • Foster Christian values – compassion, tolerance, justice, and a respect for the dignity of life.
  • Participate actively in their faith development through sacraments, liturgical celebrations, and a variety of prayer styles.
  • Demonstrate a personal faith relationship with God by living the Gospel values and teachings of Jesus Christ through justice based service and prayer.
  • Have a basic knowledge of the teachings of the Church and the ability to make good moral and ethical decisions based on their Catholic faith. As lifelong learners our students will:
  • Explore and develop their own unique gifts, talents and interests.
  • Recognize the importance of a healthy lifestyle, and the negative effect of drug and alcohol use.
  • Read for enjoyment and knowledge.
  • Have the ability to work cooperatively with others.
  • Articulate ideas clearly and creatively, and communicate effectively through reading, writing, and speaking skills.
  • Use technology to obtain, evaluate, and communicate information.
  • Be prepared for the next level of education through critical thinking and problem solving skills. As responsible citizens our students will:
  • Accept responsibility and consequences for their actions.
  • Exhibit the social skills and moral values needed for responsible citizenship.
  • Appreciate and respect the cultural diversity of our global community.
  • Exhibit good sportsmanship.
  • Grow in awareness and responsibility towards others and their community
  • Develop strong character traits to strengthen self-esteem and build skills to meet life's challenges.

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Pine Hill School/ Second Start Disabilities (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Clement School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Clement School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Jose
    Clement School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 198 students
    0.4 miles
    955 Branham Lane
    San Jose, CA 95136
  • San Jose
    Play 'n' Learn
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 171 students
    1 miles
    3800 Narvaez Avenue
    San Jose, CA 95136
  • San Jose
    Grades: PK-KG | 83 students
    1.2 miles
    5845 Allen Ave
    San Jose, CA 95123
  • San Jose
    Kiddie Academy Of San Jose
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-6
    1.2 miles
    521 W Capitol Expy
    San Jose, CA 95136
  • San Jose
    Grades: PK-8 | 153 students
    1.3 miles
    1175 Hillsdale Avenue
    San Jose, CA 95118

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