St Joseph School

1225 Gallatin Pike S
Madison, TN 37115-0371
Tel: (615)865-1491
Grades: PK - 8 | 394 students
St. Joseph School is a SACS accredited Catholic co-educational elementary school, Pre-K through Eighth Grade, operated by the Catholic Diocese of Nashville and staffed by the Pastor of St. Joseph Church, Dominican Sisters of St. Cecilia Congregation and Lay Faculty.
At St Joseph School, our goal is to prepare students for a bright future with an educational program rich in academic excellence, traditional Catholic values and a loving, nurturing environment.
One of the pillars of Catholic education is academic achievement.
And schools across the Diocese of Nashville are achieving standardized test scores above the national average.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 394 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 23%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade St Joseph School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Goodpasture Christian School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Goodpasture Christian School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Goodpasture Christian School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Madison
    Grades: NS-12 | 970 students
    0.9 miles
    619 W Due West Avenue
    Madison, TN 37115
    (615)868-2600
    0.9NS-12
    970
  • Madison
    Goodpasture High School
    (Church of Christ)
    Grades: PK-12 | 358 students
    1 miles
    619 Due West Avenue
    Madison, TN 37115
    (615)868-3700
    1PK-12
    358
  • Madison
    Ascension Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-6 | 39 students
    1.4 miles
    610 West Old Hickory Blvd
    Madison, TN 37115
    (615)868-7980
    1.4PK-6
    39
  • Madison
    Madison Nazarene Christian Academy
    Alternative School (Church of the Nazarene)
    Grades: PK-12 | 51 students
    1.4 miles
    503 Lanier Drive
    Madison, TN 37115
    (615)865-2746
    1.4PK-12
    51
  • Nashville
    Nashville Christian Advancement Academy
    Alternative School (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    Grades: PK-11 | 27 students
    2 miles
    3551 Dickerson Pike
    Nashville, TN 37207
    (615)860-3740
    2PK-11
    27

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