Department of Education

About Catholic Schools

We are a faith community of professional educators committed to the teaching mission of the Church. We are called to proclaim the Gospel of Christ, and we accept the  challenge to model its message.

The Catholic schools in the Diocese of San Jose serve 16,500 students, taught by over 1,500 educators. Our 35 schools reach from Palo Alto to Gilroy and from the east foothills of San Jose to the cities of Saratoga and Cupertino. To search for schools for your child in your area click on the button below.

Diocese of San Jose School Mission

We believe that our mission is an extension of the ministry of Christ through Catholic education. Diocese of San Jose’s Four Pillars of Catholic Education include:


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