St. Joseph Catholic School

958 Epps Bridge Parkway,
Athens, GA, 30606-0306
     Tel: (706)543-1621
Grades: PK - 8 | 220 students
Founded in 1949 by the Missionary Sisters of the Sacred Heart, Saint Joseph Catholic School sets the highest standards in academics while promoting Christian growth.
The mission of St. Joseph Catholic School in Athens, GA is to assist each student to encounter Christ through the pursuit of academic excellence, social consciousness, emotional growth, religious formation, and physical development- all within a caring community.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1949
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2003

Student Body

Total Students 220 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 21%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 60%
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryFootball,
SoccerVolleyball,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Athens Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Athens Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Athens Academy (0.2 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • AthensAthens Academy
    1281 Spartan Lane, PO Box 6548
    AthensGA30604
    (706)549-9225
    0.2 mi | 850 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • AthensLiving Hope Christian Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool  (Christian)
    2150 Lexington Road
    AthensGA30605
    (706)549-0019
    Daycare / Preschool  (Christian)
    2.6 mi | 74 students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • AthensWaseca Learning Environment
    Montessori School
    580 Tallassee Rd
    AthensGA30606
    (706)543-4473
    Montessori School
    3 mi | 96 students | Gr. NS-6                      
  • AthensMonsignor Donovan Catholic High School
      (Roman Catholic)
    590 Lavender Road
    AthensGA30606
    (706)433-0223
      (Roman Catholic)
    4.5 mi | 125 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • AthensAthens Christian School
      (Christian)
    1270 Highway 29 N
    AthensGA30601
    (706)549-7586
      (Christian)
    4.5 mi | 765 students | Gr. PK-12                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?         Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes    

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.

Area Statistics

Recent Articles
Homeschool or Private School?
Homeschool or Private School?
What do you do when you are dissatisfied with your local public schools? Homeschool your children? Send them to private school? Let's look at your options.
Religious Schools: An Overview
Your religion matters to you. You want your child to attend a school which will combine academics and religious education. Here is an overview of what is available together with some links to denominational web sites.
7 Ways to Improve Your Math Scores
Add things up and you'll quickly find the answer- math is crucial both in academics and the real world. By following these strategies and following personal training programs, students can uncover their weaknesses and conquer math.
Request Information
I am a: Parent   Student  
Email:
Name of parent:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
Male   Female  
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
Public   Private   Parochial  
Applying for financial aid?:
Yes   No   Don't Know  

Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.

Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:

Allow other schools to send me information. Share your information with all schools on our site and let them send you brochures.

Save this data and create your user profile. Create your own user account so you don't have to re-type your user data each time you request information.You'll also be able to track your information requests, get reminded of application dates, and more!

Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Georgia is $8,550 for elementary schools and $9,933 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Georgia is 86% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).