Corpus Christi School

  • CORPUS CHRISTI SCHOOL MISSION STATEMENT: As a ministry of Corpus Christi Parish, Corpus Christi School is a Catholic community which nurtures and challenges its multi-faceted K-8 student body to develop life skills for spiritual, academic, social, and physical growth.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1956

Student Body

Total Students288 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
10%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Corpus Christi School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size30 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(school uniform required)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 6
Admissions DirectorMichael Salhman
Admissions AssociateKelsey Christie

Sports

Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.chess, Choir, newspaper, student council, webmasters, yearbook

School Notes

  • SCHOOL PHILOSOPHY:
  • CORPUS CHRISTI SCHOOL is a Roman Catholic, educational community which supports parents, as the primary educators, in nurturing and developing the whole child.
  • As a faith community, Corpus Christi School is built on the values, beliefs and traditions of Catholic Education, guiding students` spiritual, social, and moral development.
  • Emphasis is placed on challenging students academically, recognizing the need to develop the full potential and special talents of individual students while building life skills.
  • Corpus Christi School strives to fulfill it`s 21st century role by offering quality education, embracing diversity and promoting life-long service and citizenship.

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Corpus Christi is a great school. All of the primary grades have a full time aide, so the student teacher ratio is closer to 1:15. The families are welcoming, the teachers are gifted and the principal is truly amazing. It is a great place for Catholics and non-catholics alike.
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