Santa Clara Elementary School

  • Santa Clara Elementary School's commitment to the total development of the child provides students with a level of literacy and fluency that enables them to be morally responsible citizens of the world; competent, productive contributors to the work force; and critical thinking, fulfilled individuals living in a diverse society.
  • As educators and learners in a Catholic community centered in Jesus Christ, we work in partnership with parents to prepare our students to become full and active members of the Catholic Church, to serve others, and to make a difference in the world.
  • Guided by Gospel principles, we strive to integrate faith and life.
  • We seek to complement and expand the positive values and teachings initated in the home with emphasis on respect and responsibility using the principles of spiritual, psychological, academic, physical and social values.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Private Catholic and Independent Schools (NAPCIS)
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1901

Student Body

Total Students244 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
92%
State avg.: 44%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio22:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
96%
Average Class Size25 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(marymount plaid, navy blue pants and logo sweatshirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$411
Tuition Notes Family plan based on number of students
% on Financial Aid
40%
Average Financial Aid Grant$1,000
Acceptance Rate
98%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorDotty Massa
Admissions AssociateMary Mullen

Sports

Total Sports Offered2 sports
SportsBasketball, VolleyballBasketballVolleyball,
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The average private school tuition in California is $11,005 for elementary schools and $18,861 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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