Junipero Serra School

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Tel: (831)624-8322
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Junipero Serra School, Carmel, CA
  • Junipero Serra School, located at the historic Carmel Mission (founded by St. Junipero Serra), is inclusive of students from all over the Carmel/Monterey/Salinas area. All JSS teachers are state-certified (or enrolled in a teacher program) and have earned bachelor degrees and higher.
  • Junipero Serra School is accredited through the Western Catholic Education Association (WCEA) and recognized by the National Association of Accredited Schools (NAAS).

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1941

Student Body

Total Students 157 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
5%
State avg.: 43%
Students by Grade Junipero Serra School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 17 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $7,077
Tuition Notes Pre-K: 7200 Kindergarten: 7077 First - Eighth: $6505
% on Financial Aid
10%

Sports

Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Flag Football, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballFlag FootballSoccer,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

School Notes

  • Junipero Serra School, located at the historic Carmel Mission (founded by St. Junipero Serra), is inclusive of students from all over the Carmel/Monterey/Salinas area.  All JSS teachers are state-certified (or enrolled in a teacher program) and have earned bachelor degrees and higher.  Grades preschool through 5 are self-contained with teachers exchanging classes when appropriate.  Grades 6, 7, and 8 are departmentalized with a teacher serving as both a homeroom teacher and subject specific teacher.The rigorous curriculum meets the California State Standards and is designed to provide the students with high engagement in all subjects, while inspiring them to seek academic success in high school and at the university level.   The JSS grade level expectations are based on the California K 12 Learning Standards issued by the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction. Junipero Serra School takes pride in offering a challenging curriculum of instruction in all subject areas.  Curriculum subject areas include religion, English/language arts (reading, writing, spelling, speaking, listening), mathematics, social studies (history, geography, civics), science, fine arts (music, art), physical education, health, and computer studies.
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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  3/22/2017
I love this school so much, they have been our second home. Everyone is friendly and caring, my children thrives in this school because of the positive environment it offers. They are not only excellent academically but they have the best and well behave students I have ever encountered. Polite, respectful, intelligent and loving children they treat each other like family. It's a place like no other. We've been here since 2009 and we will stay until all my children graduate from this school.
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5  10/6/2012
Junipero Serra School is an amazing school with a very prevalent "community" feel.
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