School Of Saint Leo The Great

  • The School of Saint Leo the Great is a parish school dedicated to a philosophy of education that works to serve its families in their primary responsibility to educate their children.
  • We recognize the dignity of each person and the equal right to an education and foster the development of the whole child.
  • The School of Saint Leo the Great, an educational ministry of the Church of Saint Leo the Great, is a pre-kindergarten to eighth grade Roman Catholic elementary School.
  • This parochial school serves Oakland and surrounding communities and is open to families of any faith who accept its philosophy and mission.
  • We work with families in their primary responsibility to educate their children by providing a strong academic curriculum and a rich extracurricular program.
  • We offer a safe environment and promote age-appropriate religious, social, cultural and physical values.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other religious school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported dyslexia, mild learning differences
Year Founded 1948

Student Body

Total Students 242 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
65%
State avg.: 43%
Students by Grade School Of Saint Leo The Great Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
95%
Average Class Size 22 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Track and FieldBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryTrack and Field,
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