School Of The Madeleine

  • School of the Madeleine is a private Catholic elementary school located in South Clairemont in San Diego.
  • It is the parish school of St. Mary Magdalene church.
  • The school is staffed by a lay faculty dedicated to the Catholic Education of the students.
  • School of the Madeleine has a reputation for a strong religious and academic program and student success.
  • The mission of School of the Madeleine "Our love is not to be just words or mere talk, but something real and active." Students at School of the Madeleine are empowered to be committed to their Catholic faith, to become aware of their personal potential, and to mature spiritually, intellectually, socially, emotionally, and physically.
  • We achieve this by encouraging an atmosphere of respect, dignity, faith, love, forgiveness, and stewardship to the school, parish, and global community; providing an instructional climate which fosters academic success; presenting opportunities for our students to practice ethical and moral decision-making; and supporting the development of good habits of physical activity and wholesome attitudes toward personal health.

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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

Student Body

Total Students603 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
23%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade School Of The Madeleine Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio27:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Diego
    Grades: K-8 | 121 students
    7.4 miles
    4551 56th Street
    San Diego, CA 92115
    (619) 582-3862
    7.4 K-8
    121
  • San Diego
    Grades: K-8 | 105 students
    2.4 miles
    3811 Mount Acadia Blvd
    San Diego, CA 92111
    (858) 576-2120
    2.4 K-8
    105
  • San Diego
    Grades: NS-12 | 1227 students
    1.4 miles
    6501 Linda Vista Rd
    San Diego, CA 92111
    (858) 596-7900
    1.4 NS-12
    1227
  • San Diego
    Grades: K-6 | 362 students
    2.2 miles
    4201 Randolph
    San Diego, CA 92103
    (619) 298-9110
    2.2 K-6
    362
  • San Diego
    Grace Lutheran School
    Daycare / Preschool (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: NS | 62 students
    3.7 miles
    3967 Park Blvd
    San Diego, CA 92103
    (619) 299-2890
    3.7 NS
    62

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