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)
Other religious school association(s)
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students549 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
34%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade St Mel School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chatsworth
    Grades: 6-12 | 1948 students
    6.4 miles
    19800 Devonshire St
    Chatsworth, CA 91311
    (818)360-4211
    6.4 6-12
    1948
  • Chatsworth
    Grades: PK-12 | 1019 students
    7.1 miles
    11052 Independence Ave.
    Chatsworth, CA 91311
    (818)882-8121
    7.1 PK-12
    1019
  • Northridge
    Grades: PK-12 | 214 students
    7.3 miles
    17100 Superior Street
    Northridge, CA 91325
    (818)349-1394
    7.3 PK-12
    214
  • Northridge
    San Fernando Valley Academy
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Grades: PK-12 | 134 students
    7.1 miles
    17601 Lassen St
    Northridge, CA 91325
    (818)349-1373
    7.1 PK-12
    134

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