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.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other religious school association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs Supporteddyslexia, mild learning differences
Year Founded1948
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students242 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
94%
State avg.: 44%
Students by GradeSchool Of Saint Leo The Great Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
95%
Average Class Size22 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Track and FieldBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryTrack and Field,
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  • Oakland
    Grades: K-12 | 876 students
    2.9 miles
    4315 Lincoln Ave
    Oakland, CA 94602
    (510)531-1300
    2.9 K-12
    876
  • Oakland
    Grades: K-5 | 137 students
    5 miles
    5000 Macarthur Blvd
    Oakland, CA 94613
    (510)430-2118
    5 K-5
    137
  • Oakland
    Grades: K-8 | 302 students
    0.5 miles
    360 42nd St
    Oakland, CA 94609
    (510)653-0317
    0.5 K-8
    302
  • Oakland
    Grades: NS-9
    2.6 miles
    3650 Dimond Ave
    Oakland, CA 94602
    (510)531-8566
    2.6 NS-9
    n/a
  • Oakland
    Grades: K-8 | 392 students
    1.3 miles
    116 Montecito Ave
    Oakland, CA 94610
    (510)285-9600
    1.3 K-8
    392

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