St. Joseph High School

80 Willoughby Street,
Brooklyn, NY, 11201-0112
Tel: (718)624-3618
Grades: 9 - 12 | 299 students
We at St. Joseph High School prepare young women to live as responsible persons in whatever walk of life they choose.
In keeping with the Gospel values and the charism of the Sisters of St. Joseph, the faculty and staff in partnership with the students' parents, strive to create and nurture a love of learning in a Christian community.
Our community fosters respect for the uniqueness and dignty of each person.
Therefore, education at St. Joseph High School encourages each student to recognize her gifts and to develop and share her talents.
Thus she is empowered to continue her life journey and to make a profound impact on the world.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Learning Programs Supported Parmentier Program offers academic supports to meet the needs of diverse learners
Year Founded 1904

Student Body

Total Students 299 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 54%
State avg.: 27%
Students by Grade St. Joseph High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 23 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,550
Tuition Notes Yearly Tuition Incentives: Principal\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'s List $500 First Honors $300 Second Honors $200
% on Financial Aid 55%
Average Financial Aid Grant $750
Acceptance Rate 96%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director S. Joan Gallagher, CSJ
Admissions Associate S. Pat Lucas, CSJ


Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Dance, SoftballBasketballCheering,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 15 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. CSJ Leaders Club, Choir, City Explorers, Culture Club, Drama Club, GlamourGals, Liturgy and Ministry Club, National Honor Society, Newspaper, Robotics Club, STEP Team, Spanish Club, Speech, Student Council, Track Club Choir, City Explorers, Culture Club, Drama Club, GlamourGals, Newspaper, Robotics Club, STEP Team, Spanish Club, Speech, Track Club, CSJ Leaders Club,
Liturgy and Ministry Club,
National Honor Society,
Student Council,

School Notes:

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Brooklyn Friends School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Brooklyn Friends School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Brooklyn Friends School (0.1 miles away)
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School Reviews

  • Recommended February 10, 2014 - I graduated from St. Joseph''s Commercial H.S. in 1949 and to this date I still have memories of the school, still look through my Parmentier yearbook and remember the girls and teachers I had. I also remember the 10 story building we were in and the great education we got from all of the Sisters. I am now going on 83 years old and still remember shorthand and typing classes which I eventually gained my employment as a secretary in all upstanding and respectable positions. Thank you, St. Joseph''s Commercial. Sincerely, Faith A. (Schellhorn) Schildt - Posted by Student/Alumni

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