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 St. Joseph Catholic School 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)
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  • Athens Athens Academy    
    (Nonsectarians)
    1281 Spartan Lane, PO Box 6548
    Athens , GA , 30604
    (706)549-9225
    (Nonsectarians)
    0.2  mi  |  936  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Athens
    Cornerstone Christian Preschool
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Church of God)
    2150 Lexington Road
    Athens , GA , 30605
    (706)549-0019
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Church of God)
    2.6  mi  |  105  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Athens
    Waseca Learning Environment
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    580 Tallassee Rd
    Athens , GA , 30606
    (706)543-4473
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    3  mi  |  96  students  |  Gr.  NS-6
  • Athens
    Monsignor Donovan Catholic High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    590 Lavender Road
    Athens , GA , 30606
    (706)433-0223
    (Roman Catholic)
    4.5  mi  |  125  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Athens
    Athens Christian School
    (Christian)
    1270 Highway 29 N
    Athens , GA , 30601
    (706)549-7586
    (Christian)
    4.5  mi  |  725  students  |  Gr.  PK-12

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