Academy Of St. Joseph

1725 Brentwood Road Bldg 2
Brentwood, NY 11717-0117
Tel: (631)273-2406
Grades: K-12 | 385 students
Founded in 1856, the Academy of Saint Joseph is a private Catholic school conducted by the Sisters of Saint Joseph of Brentwood, New York.
Guided by the CSJ mission statement, the students develop a sense of tolerance, acceptance and respect for themselves and each other.
Caring faculty challenge students in subject classes scheduled in collaboration with the secondary division.
Class meetings, field trips, ceremonies and celebrations foster a sense of community.
Small class sizes provide frequent interaction between teacher and learner.
Catholic beliefs and values inform the total school environment particularly in the study of religion.
The curriculum offered in the Lower School is child centered, integrative and holistic, meeting and exceeding NYS Learning Standards.
Emphasis on literacy and whole language begins in kindergarten and continues throughout the grades.
The curriculum of the Academy of St. Joseph for grades 9-12 is college preparatory.
Emphasis is placed on the development of skill in the process of learning as well as on the academic content.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students 385 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Academy Of St. Joseph Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is MDQ Academy (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ebenezer Christian Academy (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is MDQ Academy (1.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bay Shore
    Grades: K-6 | 111 students
    0.9 miles
    69 Wisconsin Ave
    Bay Shore, NY 11706
  • Brentwood
    MDQ Academy
    Grades: NS-10 | 284 students
    1.5 miles
    1725 Brentwood Road, Bldg 2
    Brentwood, NY 11717
  • Bay Shore
    Grades: PK-4 | 47 students
    2.1 miles
    67 Greenwood Road
    Bay Shore, NY 11706
  • Central Islip
    Grades: PK-8 | 320 students
    2.3 miles
    82 Carleton Ave
    Central Islip, NY 11722
  • Bay Shore
    Grades: PK-5 | 48 students
    2.5 miles
    1380 Fifth Avenue
    Bay Shore, NY 11706

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