St Jerome Catholic School

  • St. Jerome Catholic School is an educational ministry of St. Jerome Catholic Church in El Cerrito.
  • Our K-8 school is committed to sharing the Catholic tradition, serves and embraces a diverse population and welcomes people of all beliefs.
  • We offer a challenging academic program in a prayerful, safe and stimulating environment.
  • Our qualified faculty, in partnership with dedicated parents, provides our students with opportunities and experiences to develop the skills and values necessary to become responsible, contributing citizens of the 21st century.
  • At St. Jerome Catholic School, we work hard to provide a safe, loving, stimulating, and spiritually enriched academic environment for our diverse student community.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students 196 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
76%
State avg.: 43%
Students by Grade St Jerome Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1
National avg.: 13:1

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