St Jerome Catholic School

320 San Carlos Ave,
El Cerrito, CA, 94530-0945
     Tel: (510)525-9484
Grades: K - 8 | 196 students
St. Jerome Catholic School is an educational ministry of St. Jerome Catholic Church in El Cerrito.
Our K-8 school is committed to sharing the Catholic tradition, serves and embraces a diverse population and welcomes people of all beliefs.
We offer a challenging academic program in a prayerful, safe and stimulating environment.
Our qualified faculty, in partnership with dedicated parents, provides our students with opportunities and experiences to develop the skills and values necessary to become responsible, contributing citizens of the 21st century.
At St. Jerome Catholic School, we work hard to provide a safe, loving, stimulating, and spiritually enriched academic environment for our diverse student community.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 196 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 76%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade St Jerome Catholic School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Tilden Preparatory School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tilden Preparatory School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Growing Light Montessori (0.9 miles away)
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  • AlbanyTilden Preparatory School
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    1231 Solano Ave
    AlbanyCA94706
    (510)525-5506
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    0.9 mi | 53 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • BerkeleyGrowing Light Montessori
    Montessori School
    52 Arlington Ave
    BerkeleyCA94707
    (510)527-1278
    Montessori School
    0.9 mi | 10 students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • AlbanyBright Star Montessori School
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    1370 Marin Ave
    AlbanyCA94706
    (610)558-2080
    Montessori School
    1 mi | 2 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • BerkeleyStep One School
    Daycare / Preschool
    499 Spruce Street
    BerkeleyCA94708
    (510)527-9021
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.1 mi | 24 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • El CerritoProspect Sierra School
    960 Avis Drive/2060 Tapscott Ave.
    El CerritoCA94530
    (510)236-5800
    1.4 mi | 470 students | Gr. K-8                      

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