St. Joseph Catholic School

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The SJCS Difference

Why Choose St. Joseph Catholic School?

The Differences Speak For Themselves!

 
There are different kinds of spiritual gifts but the same Spirit...
1 Corinthians 12:4
 

 
Faith Building Experiences
  • Daily morning prayer 
  • Prayer Services and all school Masses throughout the year
  • Daily religion classes
  • Regular visits from our Pastor and other clergy of St. Joseph Church
Character Building Experiences
  • Service projects
  • Student Council
  • Peer Helpers/Peer Mediation program
  • Athletics
  • Random Acts of “Knightness” recognition
Academics
  • 2009 Blue Ribbon School
  • Art and Music: grades K-8
  • Foreign Language: grades 5-8
  • Support staff (school counselor, speech & language, resource teachers)
  • Strong integrated technology program
  • Accelerated Reader program
  • Math Enrichment and remediation programs
  • Science Lab available to all grade levels
Traditions at SJS
  • Prayer Partners
  • Buddy Classrooms
  • All school Christmas program
  • End of Year Picnic
  • All School Pep Rallies
  • Spirit Week
  • Grade K-4 Traditions
    • Art-in-the-Box program
    • Author’s Tea
    • Biography Presentations
    • Poetry Festival
    • Kindergarten Graduation
    • Grandparent’s Day
  • Grade 5-8 Traditions
    • Outdoor team building field trip
    • Junior High Dances
    • Witness talks
    • 8th Grade traditions: class sweatshirt, end of year class trip, service projects, Springfield trip, Farewell Mass, May Crowning

Our Mission

 
At St. Joseph Catholic School, we are called to educate our students in mind, body and spirit. Students are engaged in an academically challenging environment, nurtured by a faith-filled community and empowered through worship and service to build the Kingdom of God.