St. Mel School

  • St. Mel School exists to develop the talents and abilities of tomorrow's citizens.
  • St. Mel School exists for the total development of each individual child spiritually, intellectually, socially and physically.
  • Through the combined efforts of our community, church, parents and educators, the school emphasizes Christian education in order to help students internalize those values, which will make them secure in their beliefs, and able to cope with a continually changing world.
  • We believe that all children can learn and that the knowledge they acquire through study and experience, will enable them to think logically and independently in order to achieve the greatest possible development of potential.
  • At St. Mel School, we are committed to providing a safe, positive learning/working environment for everyone in our school.
  • We aspire to foster respect for staff and students, for one another and all whom we meet.
  • We recognize the personal dignity of each person we meet.
  • We make every effort to develop students academically, spiritually, socially and physically according to the individual potential of each child.

School Overview

Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students290 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 17%
Students by Grade St. Mel School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio21:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cleveland
    St Mark Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 424 students
    0.7 miles
    15724 Montrose Ave
    Cleveland, OH 44111
    0.7 PK-8
  • Cleveland
    Grades: PK-8 | 250 students
    1.8 miles
    4400 West 140th Street
    Cleveland, OH 44135
    1.8 PK-8
  • Cleveland
    Grades: NS-8 | 493 students
    1.1 miles
    3644 Rocky River Dr
    Cleveland, OH 44111
    1.1 NS-8
  • Cleveland
    Grades: K-9 | 117 students
    10.5 miles
    12406 Buckingham Ave
    Cleveland, OH 44120
    10.5 K-9
  • Cleveland
    Grades: NS-9 | 136 students
    7.9 miles
    4129 Superior Ave
    Cleveland, OH 44103
    7.9 NS-9

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