St. Joseph School-Fullerton

8416 Belair Road
Nottingham, MD 21236-0212
Tel: (410)256-8026
Grades: PK-8 | 533 students
Founded in the 1850's, St. Joseph School educates children Pre-k through 8th grade in the Catholic tradition.
Our mission is to provide a positive learning environment in which every child is challenged to develop their potential: academically, spiritually, and morally.
St Joseph incorporates the Course of Study developed and approved by the Division of Catholic Schools for the Archdiocese of Baltimore, the National Standards for Education, and the Maryland State Department of Education.
St Joseph students excel in a challenging environment, consistently scoring above average on both Archdiocesan and national standardized tests.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1850

Student Body

Total Students 533 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade St. Joseph School-Fullerton Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 30 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

School Notes:

  • St Joseph School recognizes the importance of educating today's learners. Best practices accompanied by state of the art technology enhance student understanding of fundamental skills. Technology allows students to apply their knowledge and skills in a variety of medium across all subject areas. A strong language arts program incorporates phonices, literature, grammar, spelling, writing, vocabulary development and reading. Math enrichment classes, including algebra, are offered in Grades 6-8. Reading specialists, math tutors, speech therapists, a full-time registered nurse and counselors are available.

Profile last updated: 08/25/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Baltimore White Marsh Adventist School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Life Source Christian School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Life Source Christian School (1.1 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Nottingham
    Grades: PK-8
    1.1 miles
    8855 Belair Road
    Nottingham, MD 21236
  • Baltimore
    St Peters Christian Day School
    (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    Grades: PK-5 | 100 students
    1.2 miles
    7910 Belair Rd
    Baltimore, MD 21236
  • Parkville
    Child City Daycare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: K | 20 students
    1.7 miles
    3115 California Ave
    Parkville, MD 21234
  • Parkville
    Grades: K-4 | 70 students
    1.8 miles
    Po Box 28218
    Parkville, MD 21234
  • Perry Hall
    WhiteMarsh KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    1.9 miles
    4901 Silver Spring Rd.
    Perry Hall, MD 21128

School Reviews

Reviews 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

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.
Area Statistics
Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
November 19, 2015
Myths, urban legends and just plain misinformation abound concerning private schools. We shed some light on the facts you may not have known.
October 04, 2015
This A-Z list is designed to make you aware of the many things involved in choosing the right school for your child.
September 20, 2015
It is easy to fall into the trap of not keeping your skill-set current. There's no time and no need anyway. We look at why you need to keep things current and offer some suggestions as to how to proceed.
Request Information
I am a:      
Name of parent:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
Applying for financial aid?:
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Baltimore County, MD is $8,088 for elementary schools and $16,180 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Baltimore County, MD is 79% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).