St. Joseph School

220 Mtn. Park Blvd. SW,
Issaquah, WA, 98027-0980
Tel: (425)313-9129
Grades: PK - 8 | 337 students
Founded in 1994, St. Joseph School is a Catholic school offering instruction in preschool through 8th grade.
St. Joseph School focuses on Teaching the Whole Child, Academic Excellence and providing a Supportive Community.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1994

Student Body

Total Students 337 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 5%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade St. Joseph School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 17 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 16 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,551
Tuition Notes Non-parishioner tuition is $8,041.
% on Financial Aid 8%
Average Financial Aid Grant $800
Acceptance Rate 98%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Jackie Olund

Sports

Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
SoccerVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Advanced Band, Boy Scouts, Chess Club, Choir, FIRST Lego League, Girl Scouts Advanced Band, Boy Scouts, Chess Club, Choir, Girl Scouts, FIRST Lego League,

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 07/30/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Dartmoor School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sunnybrook Montessori (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Cougar Mountain Academy (2.4 miles away)
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  • Issaquah Sunnybrook Montessori
    Montessori School
    1005 5th Avenue NW
    Issaquah , WA , 98027
    (425)392-4087
    Montessori School
    0.8  mi  |  82  students  |  Gr.  NS-3
  • Issaquah
    Dartmoor School
    Alternative School
    22500 SE 64th PL, #130
    Issaquah , WA , 98027
    (425)885-6296
    Alternative School
    1.1  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  1-12
  • Issaquah
    Issaquah I KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1555 NW Sammamish Road
    Issaquah , WA , 98027
    (425)391-9667
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.8  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Issaquah
    Lakeside Montessori Highlands
    Montessori School
    2001 15th Ave Ne
    Issaquah , WA , 98029
    (425)394-1000
    Montessori School
    2.1  mi  |  111  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Issaquah
    Eastridge Christian School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Christian)
    24205 Se Issaquah Fall City Rd
    Issaquah , WA , 98029
    (525)270-3291
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Christian)
    2.3  mi  |  6  students  |  Gr.  KG

School Reviews

  • Recommended October 24, 2013 - My wife and I personally evaluated 14 schools on King County''s Eastside ranging from Montessori to public to other private programs and even homeschool cooperatives. ..We are most grateful we chose St Joseph School. We continue to be most impressed by the focus of St Joe''s faculty and leaders on the joyful development of each individual child''s intelligence and maturity in knowledge of this world, in her relationship with her own heart and others in the world and knowledge of and love for the Eternal. Our daughter is thriving due to the nourishing attention of smaller class sizes and wonderful incorporation of visual and kinisthetic teaching approaches/methodologies to motivate understanding of material rather than just isolated rote memorization. I admire the gentle, very fair and consistently reassuring policies that create a positive environment. As a former dean of students, there is no other place I would ever feel as relieved to entrust my child''s mind, heart and soul than with the empathic, experienced, wise, child-centered and Christ-like teachers and leadership of this school. - From Brian Bashinski, Dad of a second grader at St. Joseph School. - Posted by Parent

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