St. Joseph Elementary School

175 Saint Joseph Dr
Amherst, OH 44001-0440
     Tel: (440)988-4244
        
   
Grades: K - 8 | 225 students
St. Joseph Catholic school serves students from Kindergarten through 8th grade, offering a full day Kindergarten program and preschool program for 3-year olds and 4-year olds.
Our curriculum challenges and accommmodates students of diverse learning abilities and our faculty strives to cultivate the full academic potential of every student.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Learning Differences Supported
Year Founded 1885

Student Body

Total Students 225 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 15%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade St. Joseph Elementary School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 80%
Average Class Size 25 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Required School Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Apr. 14
Yearly Tuition Cost $3,730
Tuition Notes Parishioner Assistance offered ($1265 per student)
Acceptance Rate 95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Joy Laird

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Flag Football, Football, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballFlag Football,
FootballTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 16 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Academic Team, Altar Servers, Art, Book Clubs, Choir, Concert Band, Drama Club, Jr. High Advanced Math, Music, Quest- Language Arts Enrichment, School Newspaper, Spanish, Spanish Club, Storytelling Club, Student Council, Young Authors Academic Team, Altar Servers, Art, Book Clubs, Choir, Concert Band, Drama Club, Music, Spanish, Spanish Club, Young Authors, Jr. High Advanced Math,
Quest- Language Arts Enrichment,
School Newspaper,
Storytelling Club,
Student Council,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lorain Catholic High School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Coast Christian Academy (2.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Nicholas Pre-school (2.2 miles away)
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  • LorainNorth Coast Christian Academy
      (Pentecostal)
    4125 Leavitt Road
    LorainOH 44053
    (440)960-1100
      (Pentecostal)
    2.2 mi | 110 students | Gr. K-6                      
  • LorainSt. Nicholas Pre-school
    2707 W 40th Street
    LorainOH 44053
    (440)282-3289
    2.2 mi | 32 students | Gr. PK                      
  • LorainSt. Peter School
      (Roman Catholic)
    3601 Oberlin Ave
    LorainOH 44053
    (440)282-9909
      (Roman Catholic)
    3 mi | 409 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • LorainLorain Catholic High School
      (Roman Catholic)
    760 Tower Boulevard
    LorainOH 44052
    (440)282-8216
      (Roman Catholic)
    3.2 mi | 262 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • ElyriaOpen Door Christian Schools
      (Christian)
    8287 West Ridge Road
    ElyriaOH 44035
    (440)322-6386
      (Christian)
    3.7 mi | 465 students | Gr. PK-12                      

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