St Helens School

  • Saint Helen's Catholic School is a parochial school, drawing on a multi-ethnic mix of students, which provides an opportunity for Catholic education to the children of the parish and the community at large.
  • The school has as its basic philosophy the primary belief in God, Christ and His Church, and the value and uniqueness of the individual child.
  • We provide an environment where Catholicism permeates all aspects of school life.
  • Some schools are moving back to basics. At St. Helen's Catholic School, we never left them.
  • Walk through the gates at St. Helen's School and enter a community where a team of dedicated and compassionate faculty, staff and parents encourage each student to work to fulfill his full potential.
  • St. Helen's Catholic School is an NCEA accredited Catholic school celebrating 50 years of dedication to the academic, spiritual, and moral needs of the children of Fresno.
  • At St. Helen's, we strive to meet the needs of the whole student.
  • Complementing an excellent academic program, we offer an exciting P.E. program, band, vocal, and music appreciation classes, performing arts program, a Science Olympiad team, as well as strong faith-based commitment to community service, and after school sports teams.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students302 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
78%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade St Helens School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio25:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

School Notes

  • Saint Helen's Catholic School is a parochial school, drawing on a multi-ethnic mix of students, which provides an opportunity for Catholic education to the children of the parish and the community at large. The school has as its basic philosophy the primary belief in God, Christ and His Church, and the value and uniqueness of the individual child. We provide an environment where Catholicism permeates all aspects of school life. Some schools are moving back to basics. At St. Helen's Catholic School, we never left them. Walk through the gates at St. Helen's School and enter a community where a team of dedicated and compassionate faculty, staff and parents encourage each student to work to fulfill his full potential. St. Helen's Catholic School is an NCEA accredited Catholic school celebrating 50 years of dedication to the academic, spiritual, and moral needs of the children of Fresno. At St. Helen's, we strive to meet the needs of the whole student. Complementing an excellent academic program, we offer an exciting P.E. program, band, vocal, and music appreciation classes, performing arts program, a Science Olympiad team, as well as strong faith-based commitment to community service, and after school sports teams.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fresno
    Grades: K-8 | 540 students
    6.1 miles
    5680 N. Maroa Avenue
    Fresno, CA 93704
    (559)435-0700
    6.1 K-8
    540
  • Fresno
    Grades: PK-8 | 153 students
    6 miles
    6901 N Maple Avenue #7
    Fresno, CA 93710
    (559)323-0126
    6 PK-8
    153
  • Fresno
    Fresno Adventist Academy
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Grades: K-12 | 232 students
    1.4 miles
    5397 E Olive Ave
    Fresno, CA 93727
    (559)251-5548
    1.4 K-12
    232
  • Fresno
    Grades: NS-12 | 561 students
    6.5 miles
    7280 N Cedar Avenue
    Fresno, CA 93720
    (559)299-1695
    6.5 NS-12
    561
  • Fresno
    Grades: K-12 | 71 students
    6.6 miles
    3330 W Dudley Avenue
    Fresno, CA 93722
    (559)276-3812
    6.6 K-12
    71

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