St. Joseph High School

800 Montana Avenue,
Natrona Heights, PA, 15065-0150
     Tel: (724)224-5552
Grades: 9 - 12 | 186 students
Since 1915 in a tradition of excellence, Saint Joseph High School has offered a college preparatory education grounded in the Gospel values of Jesus Christ and served the families in the Alle-Kiski Valley.
The school creates an environment that nurtures the whole person by encouraging spiritual growth, academic excellence, extracurricular participation, and service outreach.
Our mission is to graduate men and women who are committed to holiness, justice, integrity, and learning.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Education Association
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Year Founded 1915

Student Body

Total Students 186 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade St. Joseph High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 85%
Average Class Size 25 students
Advanced Courses Algebra II (weighted), Art History through La Roche College, Biology (weighted), Calculus through Univ of Pittsburgh, Catholic Social Justice through Carlow Univ, Civiliation II through La Roche College, English 11 and 12 through La Roche College, Foundation of the Republic through La Roche College, French IV (weighted), Genetics (weighted), Latin IV through Univ of Pittsburgh, Macroeconomics through La Roche College, Physics II (weighted), Pre Calculus (weighted), Psychology through St. Vincent College, Spanish IV (weighted), Statistics through Univ of Pittsburgh  
Average SAT score 1610
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniform required)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,750
Tuition Notes Non-catholic tuition is $7050
% on Financial Aid 50%
Admissions Director Katrina Greco
Admissions Associate Christine Harmon


Total Sports Offered 11 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
TennisTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 13 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Class Officers, Community Outreach, Drama, Forensics, Knights of Columbus Squire's Circle, Language Club, Mock Trial, National History Day, PA Junior Academy of Science, Robotics, STAFF Leadership, Student Ambassadors, Student Ministry Council Class Officers, Drama, Forensics, Language Club, Mock Trial, Robotics, Community Outreach,
Knights of Columbus Squire's Circle,
National History Day,
PA Junior Academy of Science,
STAFF Leadership,
Student Ambassadors,
Student Ministry Council,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Evangel Heights Christian Academy (3.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Our Lady Of The Most Blessed Sacrament School (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Our Lady Of The Most Blessed Sacrament School (0 miles away)
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  • Natrona HeightsOur Lady Of The Most Blessed Sacrament School
      (Roman Catholic)
    800 Montana Ave
    Natrona HeightsPA15065
      (Roman Catholic)
    0 mi | 197 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • SarverEvangel Heights Christian Academy
      (Assembly of God)
    120 Beale Road
      (Assembly of God)
    3.9 mi | 236 students | Gr. K-12                      
  • New KensingtonMary Queen Of Apostles School - Leishman
      (Roman Catholic)
    1129 Leishman Avenue
    New KensingtonPA15068
      (Roman Catholic)
    4 mi | 191 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • CheswickCheswick Christian Academy
    1407 Pittsburgh St
    6.7 mi | 151 students | Gr. K-12                      
  • VandergriftCardinal Maida Academy
      (Roman Catholic)
    315 Franklin Ave
      (Roman Catholic)
    8.6 mi | 115 students | Gr. K-8                      

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