Salesian Elementary & Junior High School

  • Salesian Elementary and Junior High School is a private Catholic school operating in the Diocese of Monterey offering classes for students in kindergarten through grade eight.
  • The administration, faculty, and staff of Salesian Elementary and Junior High School, convinced of the importance and value of educating the whole child by means of the educational method of Saint John Bosco, will strive to provide a formative experience that pursues academic excellence and the promotion of vital human and Christian values.
  • The administration, faculty, and staff are dedicated to the integral formation of their students, striving to foster in them all that is necessary for their development as good citizens and committed Christians.
  • We believe that parents are the primary educators of their children and therefore, it is of utmost importance that parent, child, and school not merely cooperate, but truly collaborate in the process of education.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students146 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
37%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade Salesian Elementary & Junior High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Watsonville
    Grades: K-8 | 258 students
    6.8 miles
    133 Brennan St
    Watsonville, CA 95076
    (831) 728-2051
    6.8 K-8
    258
  • Watsonville
    Grades: PK-12 | 185 students
    4.4 miles
    491 Summit Road
    Watsonville, CA 95076
    (408) 847-2717
    4.4 PK-12
    185

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What a fantastic school. Our kids get more then just an academic education. They are taught morals, values, respect, kindness, and are given so much love! The school is truly like a second home, complete with dogs and chickens!
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