St. Joseph School

511 Ferry St,
Danville, PA, 17821-0178
Tel: (570)275-2435
St. Joseph School is a Catholic school founded in 1890 to educate the students of Danville and the surrounding communities.
Because our children are the future of our Church and of our community, the school program is designed to make a distinct contribution to that future by helping children in grades 1 through 8 develop their individual potential academically, spiritually, mentally, physically, and emotionally.
St. Joseph School cultivates a strong faith in God, stresses positive values, and encourages its students to become involved Christians.
We believe that all students will be instilled with a love of their faith through a traditional Christian centered education; that no education is complete unless it includes principles of the Gospels; and that because there is more to education than schooling, the parents have the primary responsibility for the education of their children.
The school depends on them to collaborate in various ways with what the school is trying to do.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 2 - 9

Student Body

Total Students 143 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 10%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade St. Joseph School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Susquehanna Valley House Of Hope School (3.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Cyril Preschool & Kindergarten (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Columba Catholic School (8.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Danville St. Cyril Preschool & Kindergarten
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Roman Catholic)
    580 Railroad St
    Danville , PA , 17821
    (570)275-1505
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Roman Catholic)
    0.5  mi  |  40  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Danville
    Susquehanna Valley House Of Hope School
    All-girls | Alternative School (Christian)
    309 Elysburg Rd
    Danville , PA , 17821
    (570)275-2280
    All-girls | Alternative School (Christian)
    3.4  mi  |  5  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Muncy Northridge School
    (Christian)
    1090 Schmidt Rd
    Muncy , PA , 17756
    (570)437-3382
    (Christian)
    5  mi  |  23  students  |  Gr.  2-9
  • Paxinos Meadowview Christian Academy
    (Christian)
    216 Tulip Rd
    Paxinos , PA , 17860
    (570)644-1573
    (Christian)
    8.2  mi  |  36  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • Northumberland Sunbury Christian Academy
    (Christian)
    135 Spruce Hollow Road
    Northumberland , PA , 17857
    (570)473-7592
    (Christian)
    8.2  mi  |  159  students  |  Gr.  NS-12

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