St Joseph Elementary School

39 Gebhardt Rd
Penfield, NY 14526-0145
     Tel: (585)586-6968
        
   
Grades: PK - 6 | 371 students
We are a Catholic elementary school of the Diocese of Rochester, providing pre-school through grade six education, with a commitment to developing the spiritual, social, and academic growth of each individual child.
Founded in 1959 and becoming a Diocesan school in 1992, we have a current enrollment of 370 students.
We at St. Joseph School seek to create an environment that encourages an awareness of Christ in ourselves.
It is our aim to function as a Christian community in which freedom to grow, tempered with self-discipline, and a sense of responsibility toward others, can develop.
Within this framework, we provide an education, encouraging each student to develop an awareness and appreciation for the cultural diversity represented at St. Joseph School and within our society.
We also strive to provide opportunities for each student to develop his/her God-given potential.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
State or regional independent school association
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 6

Student Body

Total Students 371 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 10%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade St Joseph Elementary School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Charles Finney School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Charles Finney School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Penfield Village Nursery School & Kindergarten (0.4 miles away)
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  • PenfieldThe Charles Finney School
      (Christian)
    2070 Five Mile Line Road
    PenfieldNY 14526
    (585)387-3770
      (Christian)
    0.2 mi | 257 students | Gr. K-12                      
  • PenfieldPenfield Village Nursery School & Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool
    1862 Penfield Rd
    PenfieldNY 14526
    (585)381-7300
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.4 mi | 146 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • RochesterTrinity Montessori School
    Montessori School
    100 Golden Flyer Dr
    RochesterNY 14618
    (585)586-1044
    Montessori School
    1.7 mi | 205 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • RochesterBread Of Life Christian Academy
    2505 Browncroft Boulevard
    RochesterNY 14625
    (585)586-3140
    1.9 mi | 80 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • RochesterSmall World Nursery & Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    2406 Browncroft Blvd
    RochesterNY 14625
    (585)381-4647
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    2.3 mi | 29 students | Gr. K                      

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