St Jerome School

  • The St. Jerome School community believes that it is our mission to direct our students to embrace the world in which they live and to serve a world in need.
  • We work in cooperation with the parents whom we recognize as the primary educators of their children.
  • We believe that all St. Jerome children are called to be Christian leaders amongst their families, their local communities, in the workplace, and in the world according to their abilities.
  • In that respect we teach the children the doctrine and traditions of the Catholic faith along with the curriculum designed by the state.
  • We prepare them spiritually, academically, socially, emotionally, aesthetically, and physically to meet the challenges that high school will offer.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded1952

Student Body

Total Students149 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade St Jerome School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
National avg.: 13:1
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineAug. 17 / Sep. 18 / rolling


Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsArchery, Basketball, Bowling, Flag Football, VolleyballArcheryBasketball,
BowlingFlag Football,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.9 extracurriculars
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Los Angeles
    Grades: PK-K | 9 students
    0.4 miles
    6901 Knowlton Pl
    Los Angeles, CA 90045
    0.4 PK-K
  • Los Angeles
    Visitation School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 273 students
    1.9 miles
    8740 Emerson Ave
    Los Angeles, CA 90045
    1.9 PK-8
  • Inglewood
    Grades: NS-5 | 64 students
    0.8 miles
    1518 Centinela Ave
    Inglewood, CA 90302
    0.8 NS-5
  • Los Angeles
    La Tijera United Methodist Cen
    Special Program Emphasis (Methodist)
    Grades: NS-6 | 116 students
    0.3 miles
    7400 Osage Ave
    Los Angeles, CA 90045
    0.3 NS-6
  • Baldwin Park
    Grades: K-8 | 399 students
    24.7 miles
    3870 Stewart Ave
    Baldwin Park, CA 91706
    24.7 K-8

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