St Monica School

5950 Geary Blvd,
San Francisco, CA, 94121-0941
Tel: (415)875-1956
Grades: K - 7 | 166 students
St. Monica School is a Co-ed Catholic Elementary school that serves students from Kindergarten through 8th grade.
Founded in 1919 by the Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary, St. Monica School is also currently a member of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Orange Education Network.
The administration, faculty, and staff of St. Monica School cooperate with our parent community to provide a loving, Christ centered environment where each student is nurtured and given the opportunity to thrive.
Our academic curriculum is challenging.
We pride ourselves in producing graduates who are well prepared to excel in the high school of their choice.
Offered both within our curriculum and as extra-curricular activities, we offer an active athletic program, a focus on science, technology use that is integrated into the classroom curriculum, and participation in the fine arts and music.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 7
Year Founded 1919

Student Body

Total Students 166 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 74%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade St Monica School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 30%
Average Class Size 22 students
Average SAT score 86

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,320
Tuition Notes Our three family rates are Catholic In-Parish, Catholic Out of Parish, and Non-Catholic
% on Financial Aid 15%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,600
Acceptance Rate 30%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Vincent M. Sweeters
Admissions Associate Donna Dillon

Sports

Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountrySoccer,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 14 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Book Club, Chinese Language Program, Creative Writing Club, Dance & Aerobics, Ecology Club, Group Guitar Lessons, Group Piano Lessons, Media Club, Peer Tutoring, Science Adventures Club, Service Club, Student Choir, Student Council, Yearbook Club Book Club, Ecology Club, Media Club, Peer Tutoring, Service Club, Student Choir, Yearbook Club, Chinese Language Program,
Creative Writing Club,
Dance & Aerobics,
Group Guitar Lessons,
Group Piano Lessons,
Science Adventures Club,
Student Council,

School Notes:

  • Class Sizes: The average size for our classes is between 20 - 25 students. Standardized Test Scores: Averaged by class, our students' ITBS Scores (Iowa Test of Basic Skills) are consistently within the 75th - 85th percentile range. 50% is the national norm. We follow the test taking philosophy of the San Francisco Archdiocese Department of Catholic Schools, which is to administer standardized testing in September so that the results can be used as a diagnostic tool for planning the remainder of the year’s curriculum. Graduates: Our graduates attend the best college preparatory high schools in San Francisco, including St. Ignatius, Sacred Heart Cathedral, Archbishop Riordan, Mercy, and Lowell. Extra-Curricular Activities: We offer a variety of activities, which are moderated by members of our faculty and are free for student participation, including the Student Council, Student Choir, Altar Service, Yearbook Club, School Newspaper, Peer Tutoring, Media Club, and the Junior High Service Club. For an additional cost, students are invited to participate in the CYO Sports program (three sports each for the girls and boys of grades 3-8), our After School Chinese Language Program, Group Musical Instrument Instruction (guitar and piano), Dance, and the Science Adventures After School Club. Facilities: Classrooms for K-8, Library, Gymnasium, Art Room, Science Room, Music Classroom, Piano Room, Computer Lab, Counseling Center, and Extended Care Facility.
  • Profile last updated: 09/02/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St. John Of San Francisco Orthodox Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. John Of San Francisco Orthodox Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Lisa Kampner Hebrew Academy (0.6 miles away)
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