St. Nicholas Elementary School

12816 El Monte Rd,
Los Altos, CA, 94022-0940
Tel: (650)941-4056
The St. Nicholas School community of parents, students, and educators is committed to the teaching of Catholic truths and values and the fostering of life-long learning.
We provide the spiritual, academic and physical foundations on which the whole child can build toward success.
St. Nicholas School is dedicated to providing a values-centered learning environment that shows children the way to witness the reality of the Risen Christ.
The Gospel message is the core of our educational process.
It guides our students to develop into articulate, participatory members of their community.
The faculty and staff recognize the parents as the primary educators of their children and strive to support and complement them in this role.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other special emphasis association(s)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 9
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2008

Student Body

Total Students 237 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 16%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Pinewood School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Canterbury Christian School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Los Altos Christian School (1.5 miles away)
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  • Los Altos Canterbury Christian School
    (Christian)
    101 North El Monte Road
    Los Altos , CA , 94022
    (650)949-0909
    (Christian)
    0.2  mi  |  96  students  |  Gr.  K-6
  • Los Altos
    Heritage Academy
    (Christian)
    858 University Ave
    Los Altos , CA , 94024
    (650)641-0280
    (Christian)
    1.2  mi  |  48  students  |  Gr.  K-7
  • Los Altos
    Pinewood Private Of Los Altos
    327 Fremont Ave
    Los Altos , CA , 94024
    (650)941-2828
    1.3  mi  |  156  students  |  Gr.  4-7
  • Los Altos
    Pinewood School
    327 Fremont Ave
    Los Altos , CA , 94024
    (650)209-3050
    1.4  mi  |  595  students  |  Gr.  K-12
  • Los Altos
    Los Altos Christian School
    625 Magdalena Avenue
    Los Altos , CA , 94024
    (650)948-3738
    1.5  mi  |  261  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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