School Of Saint Leo The Great
Tel: (510) 654-7828
- 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 Of Saint Leo The Great places among the top 20% of private schools in California for:
- Category Attribute
- Advanced Degrees Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees
- School History Oldest founding date
|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|
|Summer School Offered||Yes|
|Total Students||252 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 45%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||11 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||23:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||22 students|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Total Sports Offered||4 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Track and FieldBasketball, Cheering,|
Cross Country, Track and Field,
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Oakland Grades: K-12 | 877 students
4315 Lincoln Ave
Oakland, CA 94602
(510) 531-1300 2.9 K-12
- Oakland Grades: NS-9
3650 Dimond Ave
Oakland, CA 94602
(510) 531-8566 2.6 NS-9
- Oakland Grades: K-8 | 392 students
116 Montecito Ave
Oakland, CA 94610
(510) 285-9600 1.3 K-8
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