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.

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School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students281 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
18%
State avg.: 44%
Students by GradeSt Mel School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio20:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fair Oaks
    Grades: K-12 | 140 students
    0.5 miles
    7736 Sunset Ave
    Fair Oaks, CA 95628
    (916)962-3247
    0.5 K-12
    140
  • Fair Oaks
    Sacramento Waldorf School
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    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: K-12 | 436 students
    1.4 miles
    3750 Bannister Rd
    Fair Oaks, CA 95628
    (916)860-2518
    1.4 K-12
    436
  • Fair Oaks
    Grades: NS-8 | 146 students
    2.6 miles
    5010 Hazel Ave
    Fair Oaks, CA 95628
    (916)536-9307
    2.6 NS-8
    146
  • Fair Oaks
    Grades: K-8 | 228 students
    2.6 miles
    5010 Hazel Avenue
    Fair Oaks, CA 95628
    (916)967-6565
    2.6 K-8
    228
  • Citrus Heights
    Grades: K-8 | 100 students
    2.7 miles
    7737 Highland Ave
    Citrus Heights, CA 95610
    (916)725-5707
    2.7 K-8
    100

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