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 students' 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.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 251 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students
251 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
30%
State avg.: 48%
Students by Grade
St. Mel School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling

School Reviews

Endorse St. Mel School. Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards
Endorse this school:

Recent Articles

What A Teacher Does
What A Teacher Does
A teacher wears many hats. Here's a look at her duties and responsibilities.
How Diverse Are Private Schools?
How Diverse Are Private Schools?
Decades ago private schools could have been accused of being elitist. You had to have money to attend. The student populations were fairly homogeneous. Fortunately that has changed.
Private School Job Searching 101
Private School Job Searching 101
Here is a guide for teachers and administrators seeking employment in private schools. Think of it as a roadmap for the job search process.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 251 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Request Information

Did You Know?

The average private school tuition in Sacramento County, CA is $9,614 for elementary schools and $12,407 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Sacramento County, CA is 86% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

Quick Links