St Joseph Elementary School

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  • Serving Alameda and neighboring cities since 1881, St. Joseph Elementary School celebrates learning, loving, and living God's word as Jesus taught us.
  • We are dedicated to educating the whole child: mind, body, and spirit.
  • We nurture as diverse group of children with creativity and offer a challenging Catholic education with a rich variety of academic, spiritual, artistic, and social experiences.
  • We are driven by the energy of effective collaboration.
  • The faculty, parents, and parishioners join together as a supportive community to sustain a healthy learning environment for children in grades K through 8.
  • St. Joseph Elementary School is dedicated to the total education of each student in a Catholic environment rich in the love and teachings of Jesus Christ.
  • Our educational approach balances the spiritual, academic, physical, and social development of our students.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in n/a

Student Body

Total Students265 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
55%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade St Joseph Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio19:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size25 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesPlease call for tuition rates
% on Financial Aid
15%
Admissions DirectorCarla VanDerveer

Sports

Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Chess Club, Stem Club, Yearbook Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Drama productions

School Notes

  • Serving Alameda and neighboring cities since 1881, St. Joseph Elementary School celebrates learning, loving, and living God's word as Jesus taught us.
  • We are dedicated to educating the whole child: mind, body, and spirit.
  • We nurture as diverse group of children with creativity and offer a challenging Catholic education with a rich variety of academic, spiritual, artistic, and social experiences.
  • We are driven by the energy of effective collaboration.
  • The faculty, parents, and parishioners join together as a supportive community to sustain a healthy learning environment for children in grades K through 8.
  • St. Joseph Elementary School is dedicated to the total education of each student in a Catholic environment rich in the love and teachings of Jesus Christ.
  • Our educational approach balances the spiritual, academic, physical, and social development of our students.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Alameda
    St Philip Neri School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-8 | 272 students
    1.4 miles
    1335 High St
    Alameda, CA 94501
    (510) 521-0787
    1.4 K-8
    272
  • Berkeley
    Grades: K-8 | 105 students
    6.6 miles
    2722 Benvenue Avenue
    Berkeley, CA 94705
    (510) 549-0605
    6.6 K-8
    105
  • Alameda
    Grades: PK-K | 62 students
    2.6 miles
    2275 N Loop Rd
    Alameda, CA 94502
    (510) 769-5437
    2.6 PK-K
    62
  • Alameda
    Rising Star Montessori
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    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-K | 85 students
    1.4 miles
    1421 High Street
    Alameda, CA 94501
    (510) 865-4536
    1.4 PK-K
    85
  • Berkeley
    Grades: K-6 | 80 students
    6.8 miles
    2446 Mckinley Ave
    Berkeley, CA 94703
    (510) 841-7248
    6.8 K-6
    80

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