St. Joachim Elementary School

1964 Orange Ave,
Costa Mesa, CA, 92627-0926
     Tel: (949)574-7411
Grades: PK - 8 | 315 students
Established in 1949 Saint Joachim Parish School is a catholic private school that offers strong academics within a caring and involved school community.
The school provides a strong, religious curriculum that is woven into every subject area, assiting students to develop a personal, loving relationship with God.
Our creative educational program emphasizes high academic standards, critical and hgher-level thinking skills, and strong study skills, which will prepare our students for the leadership roles of tomorrow.
Throughout all, we strive to maintain a faith-filled atmosphere where students grow as unique and important individuals.
Completely rebuilt in 2003 the school is inviting with its modern and lightfilled classrooms.
Every class room is equipped with smart boards.
The school has a modern science and computer lab, a music room and a well assorted library.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1949

Student Body

Total Students 315 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 30%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1
National avg.: 13:1
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(school uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,020
Tuition Notes Extra fees: $ 225 - registration fee; $300 - family fee; plus a student fee that varies from $165 to $220 depending on the grade level
Admissions Director Sr. Kathleen Marie Pughe
Admissions Associate Ms. Sherril Davis

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Flag Football, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Flag FootballSoccer,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band Classes, Choir, Drama Club Band Classes, Choir, Drama Club, 

School Notes:

  • Our family-oriented school inspires each child to grow. We have dedicated teachers and a spirited student body
  • Our credentialed teachers offer outstanding academic instruction
  • A state-of-the-art facility offers computer and science labs, a quality library, music room, smartboards in each room, well-equipped gymnasium, outdoor field and playground
  • We put emphasis on social development: counseling services, student council & after-school homework club (gr 5-8)
  • Sound physical development: physical education classes, after school sports and cheerleading (Gr 5-8)
  • St. Joachim School provides spiritual development: daily religious instruction, weekly school mass, class retreats, sacramental preparation, community service projects
  • St. Joachim provides an outstanding extended daycare program to its enrolled students

Profile last updated: 05/27/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Grace Education (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Grace Education (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Page Private School - Newport Mesa (1.1 miles away)
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