St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Academy

241 Prospect Park W
Brooklyn, NY 11215-0112
     Tel: (718)768-7629
        
   
Grades: K - 8 | 311 students
The mission of St. Joseph the Worker Catholc Academy is to educate the children entrusted to its care, and instill in them the religious beliefs and values that were, and should be, so cherished in our society.
The Aquinas Circles encourage the students to explore a wide variety of topics that are not usually dealt with in the course of the normal school day.
The objective is to create life-long, self-motivated learners who accept challenges and go beyond what is merely expected of them.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 311 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 58%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

School Notes:

The mission of St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Academy is to educate the children entrusted to its care, and instill in them the religious beliefs and values that were, and should be, so cherished in our society. The Aquinas Circles encourage the students to explore a wide variety of topics that are not usually dealt with in the course of the normal school day. The objective is to create life-long, self-motivated learners who accept challenges and go beyond what is merely expected of them.

Profile last updated: 08/13/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Bishop Ford Central Catholic High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Saint Saviour Catholic Academy (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Soterios Ellenas School (0.6 miles away)
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  • BrooklynBishop Ford Central Catholic High School
      (Roman Catholic)
    500 19th St
    BrooklynNY 11215
    (718)360-2510
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.2 mi | 771 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BrooklynSaint Saviour Catholic Academy
      (Roman Catholic)
    701 8th Ave
    BrooklynNY 11215
    (718)768-8000
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.6 mi | 389 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • BrooklynSt. Saviour High School
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    588 6th Street
    BrooklynNY 11215
    (718)768-4406
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    0.6 mi | 215 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BrooklynAvalon Childcare Fifth Avenue
    Alternative School
    552 5th Ave
    BrooklynNY 11215
    (718)768-4300
    Alternative School
    0.6 mi | 83 students | Gr. KG-1                      
  • BrooklynSoterios Ellenas School
      (Greek Orthodox)
    224 18th Street
    BrooklynNY 11215
    (718)499-5900
      (Greek Orthodox)
    0.6 mi | 67 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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