St. Martin de Porres Catholic School

1630 10th Street / 675 41st Street
Oakland, CA 94607-0946
     Tel: (510)832-1757/5106522220
Grades: K - 8 | 232 students
St. Martin de Porres School serves families of the West Oakland neighborhoods and beyond by providing a multi-racial, multi-ethnic and multi-cultural K through 8 educational experience.
As a faith-based community grounded in the Roman Catholic tradition, the school welcomes and includes all, regardless of means or religious affiliation, who are committed to bettering our children, our families, our community, and our world.
We provide a safe, caring environment in which students develop learning skills to move upward through the educational system and contribute positively as adults in our global society.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild learning differences
Year Founded 1996

Student Body

Total Students 232 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 95%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade St. Martin de Porres Catholic School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 60%
Average Class Size 23 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Black Twill Pants, White, Grey Polo Shirt and STMDP custom colored (burgundy) sweatshirt)

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $4,000
Tuition Notes sliding scale, generous financial aid available
% on Financial Aid 95%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000
Acceptance Rate 90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Janet Magana
Admissions Associate Yvette Amos


Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Soccer, Track and FieldBasketballSoccer,
Track and Field


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. After School Learning Center, College Mentors, Computer Club, Digital Story Telling, Environmental Education, Program, KidsNet (international Connection with Students in India and South Africa, Middle School After School Program, World Class Choir Computer Club, After School Learning Center,
College Mentors,
Digital Story Telling,
Environmental Education, Program, KidsNet (international Connection with Students in India and South Africa,
Middle School After School Program,
World Class Choir,

School Notes:

  • Small, family oriented school
  • Catholic faith based and open to families of diverse beliefs
  • Individual attention to each child
  • Encouraging of parent participation
  • Individual tutoring for children in need

Profile last updated: 11/09/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is African Children Advanced Learning Center (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Martin De Porres School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is School Of Saint Leo The Great (1.1 miles away)
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