St Joseph Elementary School

1961 Plum St,
Pinole, CA, 94564-0945
     Tel: (510)724-0242
Grades: K - 8 | 298 students
St. Joseph Catholic School is a Christ-centered community of life-long learners.
In accordance with the philosophy of Catholic School education and the Diocese of Oakland, the philosophy of St. Joseph School is based on teachings rooted in Catholic traditions and scriptures and is reflective of the Christian community at St. Joseph School.
Catholic education strives to spread the Good News of God’s all embracing love by the light of faith.
St. Joseph School aspires to promote the Christian growth of each child as he/she develops spiritually, morally, intellectually, socially, culturally, and physically.
The parents, as primary educators of the children’s moral and religious development, are an integral part of the community life at St. Joseph School.
Active parent involvement at the school is required.
All families admitted to the school as active parishioners are expected to actively participate in the sacramental life of the parish.
All other families are also encouraged to participate.
Each child is valued and respected as a unique individual and as a member of God’s family.
The school faculty appreciates its special vocation as Christian educators.
Aware of the diversity of God’s gifts, they encourage the children to develop and enhance their unique talents.
The academic program is taught in a Christian environment that fosters sound Catholic values and positive responses to the complexities of modern day society.

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 298 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 87%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade St Joseph Elementary School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is El Sobrante Christian School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is La Casita Bilingue Montessori School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is La Casita Bilingue Montessori School (0.2 miles away)
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  • PinoleLa Casita Bilingue Montessori School
    Montessori School
    592 Tennent Ave
    PinoleCA94564
    (510)724-1724
    Montessori School
    0.2 mi | 4 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • El SobranteEl Sobrante Christian School
      (Assembly of God)
    5070 Appian Way
    El SobranteCA94803
    (510)223-2242
      (Assembly of God)
    1.6 mi | 290 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • San PabloSpectrum Center - Tara Hills
    Special Education School
    16330 San Pablo Ave
    San PabloCA94806
    (510)724-4494
    Special Education School
    1.8 mi | 70 students | Gr. 11-12                      
  • El SobranteBethel Christian Academy
      (Baptist)
    431 Rincon Rd
    El SobranteCA94803
    (510)223-9550
      (Baptist)
    1.9 mi | 47 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • El SobranteSmall World Montessori School
    Montessori School
    4555 Hilltop Dr
    El SobranteCA94803
    (510)222-6011
    Montessori School
    2.1 mi | 59 students | Gr. NS-K                      

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