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 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|
|Total Students||242 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 44%
|Students 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 FieldBasketball, Cheering,
Cross Country, Track and Field,
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