St Mel School

  • St. Mel Elementary School embodies the teachings, values and beliefs of the Catholic Church.
  • We serve our mission by providing a compassionate, nurturing atmosphere in which students develop a solid moral character, realize their fullest potential and share their gifts with others.
  • All that we do is rooted in love, the teachings of Jesus Christ, prayer and Eucharistic celebrations.
  • St. Mel Elementary School recognizes that parents have the primary responsibility to educate their children.
  • In partnership with them and the larger St. Mel community, the faculty and staff endeavor to develop all student's spiritual, academic, social, emotional, physical, and potential.
  • Students emerge from St. Mel Elementary School well prepared for their next step as active Catholics and contributing members of their community.

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School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students586 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
27%
State avg.: 44%
Students by GradeSt Mel School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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