St. Joseph By The Sea High School

5150 Hylan Blvd,
Staten Island, NY, 10312-0103
Tel: (718)984-6500
St. Joseph by-the-Sea High School is a private Catholic school which exists to afford young men and women the opportunity to come to appreciate that every person has been created by God in His image and likeness, was redeemed by Christ, and is destined to become one with God.
Here, education is the deliberate effort of the administration, faculty, and parents to assist our young people in the development of their spiritual, moral, intellectual, physical, social and aesthetic potential through instruction, discipline and example.
We offer, therefore, an education rooted in Gospel values.
We expect students to develop an awareness and sensitivity for these values and for the basic principles of American democracy by practicing them in their lives.
Our ultimate goal is to help develop responsible persons who will use their virtues and talents in making the world a better place.
In cooperation with the home, the church, and the state, we communicate knowledge, truth, and a sense of justice in order to give students the ability to exercise responsible choices in their lives.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Year Founded 1963

Student Body

Total Students 1365 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 5%
State avg.: 27%
Students by Grade St. Joseph By The Sea High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 90 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses 5 courses
Advanced Courses AP Biology,  AP Government,  AP Calculus,  AP English,  AP US History,  College Latin,  American Authors,  Pre-Calculus Mathematics,  Calculus,  College Chemistry,  College Physics,  Western Civilization,  College Writing,  College Speech, 
Average SAT score 1110

Finances and Admission

Tuition Notes $5,580/year
Admissions Director Fr. Michael Reilly

School Notes:

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Francis School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Our Lady Star Of The Sea (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Ss Joseph & Thomas School (1.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Staten Island Our Lady Star Of The Sea
    (Roman Catholic)
    5411 Amboy Rd
    Staten Island , NY , 10312
    (718)984-5750
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.7  mi  |  776  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Staten Island
    Oakdale Academy - Oakdale
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    366 Oakdale Street
    Staten Island , NY , 10312
    (718)948-4220
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.3  mi  |  54  students  |  Gr.  NS-K
  • Staten Island
    Ss Joseph & Thomas School
    (Roman Catholic)
    50 Maguire Ave
    Staten Island , NY , 10309
    (718)356-3344
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.7  mi  |  286  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Staten Island
    Francis School    
    4240 Amboy Rd
    Staten Island , NY , 10308
    (718)967-0400
    1.8  mi  |  35  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Staten Island
    Yeshiva Of Staten Island
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    1870 Drumgoole Rd E
    Staten Island , NY , 10309
    (718)356-4323
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    1.9  mi  |  63  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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  • Recommended February 22, 2014 - To whom it may concern, My daughter Ashley Baggs will be attending St. Joseph by the SEA in September I was wondering how I can go about her getting a scholarship. I was reading in the Staten Island Advance about this program called The "Children''s Scholarship Partnership Regionalization Awards" is this available to her? - Posted by Parent

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