St Mel School

  • Our mission at St. Mel's School is to promote and enhance each individual's wholeness in an academic environment with Christ as our primary model.
  • Catholic teachings and values, initiated in the home are reinforced by our examples of kindness, respect, and religious beliefs as a faculty and staff and are made an integral part of the students' everyday life in diverse communities.
  • We hope to foster in each child a sense of self-esteem by providing a quality Catholic education.
  • This is accomplished by assisting the student to discover and use the tools to develop his/her full potential spiritually, intellectually, physically, emotionally and socially.
  • This entails monitoring individual and group progress and communication with faculty, administration and parents to assure continued progress.
  • Working together, school, parents and children will be mutually supportive and responsible for the growth of all.

School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students369 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
18%
State avg.: 30%
Students by GradeSt Mel School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio19:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size22 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$3,800

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Aquinas Program, Girl Scouts, Oratorical Society, Think Quest Girl Scouts, Think Quest, Aquinas Program,
Oratorical Society,

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