St. Joachim Elementary School

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St. Joachim Elementary School Photo #1 - St. Joachim 's Pre-Kindergarten & Kindergarten Extended Day group
Established in 1949 Saint Joachim Parish School is a catholic private school that offers strong academics within a caring and involved school community.
The school provides a strong, religious curriculum that is woven into every subject area, assiting students to develop a personal, loving relationship with God.
Our creative educational program emphasizes high academic standards, critical and hgher-level thinking skills, and strong study skills, which will prepare our students for the leadership roles of tomorrow.
Throughout all, we strive to maintain a faith-filled atmosphere where students grow as unique and important individuals.
Completely rebuilt in 2003 the school is inviting with its modern and lightfilled classrooms.
Every class room is equipped with smart boards. The school has a modern science and computer lab, a music room and a well assorted library.

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St. Joachim Elementary School places among the top 20% of private schools in California for:

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1949

Student Body

Total Students272 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
15%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade St. Joachim Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(school uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$4,020
Tuition NotesExtra fees: $ 225 - registration fee; $300 - family fee; plus a student fee that varies from $165 to $220 depending on the grade level
Admissions DirectorSr. Kathleen Marie Pughe
Admissions AssociateMs. Sherril Davis

Sports

Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Flag Football, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Flag FootballSoccer,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Band Classes, Choir, Drama Club

School Notes

  • Our family-oriented school inspires each child to grow. We have dedicated teachers and a spirited student body
  • Our credentialed teachers offer outstanding academic instruction
  • A state-of-the-art facility offers computer and science labs, a quality library, music room, smartboards in each room, well-equipped gymnasium, outdoor field and playground
  • We put emphasis on social development: counseling services, student council & after-school homework club (gr 5-8)
  • Sound physical development: physical education classes, after school sports and cheerleading (Gr 5-8)
  • St. Joachim School provides spiritual development: daily religious instruction, weekly school mass, class retreats, sacramental preparation, community service projects
  • St. Joachim provides an outstanding extended daycare program to its enrolled students
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  • Costa Mesa
    Grades: K-8 | 520 students
    2.6 miles
    1021 Baker St
    Costa Mesa, CA 92626
    (714) 557-5060
    2.6 K-8
    520
  • Costa Mesa
    Grades: NS-12 | 404 students
    2 miles
    2350 Canyon Drive
    Costa Mesa, CA 92627
    (949) 574-7775
    2 NS-12
    404
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    Grades: 9-12 | 2152 students
    6 miles
    1202 W Edinger Ave
    Santa Ana, CA 92707
    (714) 754-1175
    6 9-12
    2152
  • Tustin
    St. Cecilia School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 285 students
    7.6 miles
    1311 SE Sycamore Ave
    Tustin, CA 92780
    (714) 544-1535
    7.6 PK-8
    285
  • Costa Mesa
    Grades: PK-1 | 131 students
    1.5 miles
    2591 Irvine Ave
    Costa Mesa, CA 92627
    (949) 645-7745
    1.5 PK-1
    131

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