School Of Saint Leo The Great

Tel: (510)654-7828
Grades: PK-8 | 242 students
The School of Saint Leo the Great is a parish school dedicated to a philosophy of education that works to serve its families in their primary responsibility to educate their children.
We recognize the dignity of each person and the equal right to an education and foster the development of the whole child.
The School of Saint Leo the Great, an educational ministry of the Church of Saint Leo the Great, is a pre-kindergarten to eighth grade Roman Catholic elementary School.
This parochial school serves Oakland and surrounding communities and is open to families of any faith who accept its philosophy and mission.
We work with families in their primary responsibility to educate their children by providing a strong academic curriculum and a rich extracurricular program.
We offer a safe environment and promote age-appropriate religious, social, cultural and physical values.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other religious school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported dyslexia, mild learning differences
Year Founded 1948

Student Body

Total Students 242 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade School Of Saint Leo The Great Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 22 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling


Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Track and FieldBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryTrack and Field,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Holy Names High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pacific Boychoir Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Grand Lake Montessori (0.8 miles away)
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  • Oakland
    Pacific Boychoir Academy
    All-boys  | Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: 4-8 | 61 students
    0.1 miles
    215 Ridgeway Avenue
    Oakland, CA 94611
  • Oakland
    Grades: K-8 | 306 students
    0.5 miles
    360 42nd St
    Oakland, CA 94609
  • Oakland
    Grand Lake Montessori
    Montessori School
    Grades: NS-K | 170 students
    0.8 miles
    466 Chetwood St
    Oakland, CA 94610
  • Oakland
    Grades: PK-K | 78 students
    0.9 miles
    5610 Broadway
    Oakland, CA 94618
  • Oakland
    Grades: K-9 | 215 students
    1 miles
    675 41st St
    Oakland, CA 94609

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