School Of Saint Leo The Great

4238 Howe St,
Oakland, CA, 94611-0946
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 65%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade School Of Saint Leo The Great Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 95%
Average Class Size 22 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Sports

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

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is La Cheim School Oakland (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pacific Boychoir Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is My Own Montessori (1.2 miles away)
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  • Oakland Pacific Boychoir Academy
    All-boys | Special Program Emphasis (Nonsectarians)
    215 Ridgeway Avenue
    Oakland , CA , 94611
    (510)652-4722
    All-boys | Special Program Emphasis (Nonsectarians)
    0.1  mi  |  57  students  |  Gr.  4-8
  • Oakland
    Archway School    
    (Nonsectarians)
    250 41st St, Oakland / 1940 Virginia Street, Berkeley, 94709
    Oakland , CA , 94611
    (510)547-4747 / 51
    (Nonsectarians)
    0.2  mi  |  94  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • Oakland
    Park Day School
    (Nonsectarians)
    370 43rd St
    Oakland , CA , 94609
    (510)653-0317
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    0.5  mi  |  287  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Oakland
    Grand Lake Montessori
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    466 Chetwood St
    Oakland , CA , 94610
    (510)836-4313
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    0.8  mi  |  160  students  |  Gr.  NS-K
  • Oakland
    La Cheim School Oakland
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    5261 Claremont Avenue
    Oakland , CA , 94618
    (510)649-1177
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    0.9  mi  |  42  students  |  Gr.  6-12

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