St. Joseph Elementary School

1120 Miramonte Ave,
Mountain View, CA, 94040-0940
Tel: (650)967-1839
St. Joseph Catholic School is a Roman Catholic school of the San Jose Diocese provides instruction to over 300 students in Kindergarten through Eighth Grade.
We commit ourselves to educating the whole child in an environment where spiritual growth, academic excellence and an appreciation of multicultural values are fostered.
We, at St. Joseph Catholic School, acknowledging parents as the primary educators, are dedicated to guiding students toward a life centered in Jesus Christ.
St. Joseph Catholic School assists students in achieving Christian maturity, enabling them to become more responsible for their own lives and more caring of others.
We, therefore, in partnership with the parents and as facilitators of learning, commit ourselves to educating the whole child in an environment where spiritual growth, academic excellence and an appreciation of multicultural values are fostered.
Psychological, social, emotional and physical growth support and augment our commitment to educating the whole child.
Teaching is based on the doctrine of the Roman Catholic Church that aims to instill respect, integrity, social justice and the acceptance of everyone in the community.
To this end St. Joseph Catholic School seeks to foster and deepen relationships among families, the parish and the global community.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 9

Student Body

Total Students 244 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 46%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mountain View Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Paul Lutheran Child Development Center (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Paul Lutheran Child Development Center (0.6 miles away)
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  • Mountain View St. Paul Lutheran Child Development Center
    Montessori School (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    1075 El Monte Ave
    Mountain View , CA , 94040
    (650)969-2696
    Montessori School (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    0.6  mi  |  19  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Mountain View
    Mountain View Academy
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    360 S Shoreline Blvd
    Mountain View , CA , 94041
    (650)967-2324
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    0.7  mi  |  138  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Mountain View
    Childrens Learning Cottage
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Christian)
    675 Escuela Ave
    Mountain View , CA , 94040
    (650)564-9906
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Christian)
    0.8  mi  |  6  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Mountain View
    St. Francis High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1885 Miramonte Ave
    Mountain View , CA , 94040
    (650)968-1213
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.1  mi  |  1667  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Mountain View
    St. Stephen Lutheran School
    (Other Lutheran)
    320 Moorpark Way
    Mountain View , CA , 94041
    (650)961-2071
    (Other Lutheran)
    1.4  mi  |  28  students  |  Gr.  K-8

School Reviews

  • Recommended January 19, 2012 - Our children have been attending St. Joseph Elementary for 4 years now. We are so happy to have found this school. It has the best community of children, parents, and staff. Living in Silicon Valley it's hard to find such a special, friendly, and loving group of people. Academically they have been challenged and I've watched them become independent and responsible for their grades. I love the comaraderie that the children have with each other from kinder through 8th. After visiting many schools in the area nothing compared to the overall sense of community offered at SJMV. - Posted by Parent

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