St. Joseph Parish School

94-651 Farrington Highway
Waipahu, HI 96797-0967
Tel: (808)677-4475
Grades: PK-8 | 304 students
St. Joseph Parish School, centered in Jesus Christ, in collaboration with the home, church, and global community, provides quality Catholic education in a safe and caring family environment.  Students are prepared to achieve their full potential to be morally responsible citizens, effective communicators, active Christians, and lifelong learners.  (Revised May 2013)

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1946

Student Body

Total Students 304 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 60%
Students by Grade St. Joseph Parish School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 20 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 14 / rolling
Tuition Notes Visit school website for more information
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%


Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Dance, Geography Bee, Hula, Junior/Senior Ohana Council, Knight of the Altar (Altar Servers), Math Counts, Peer Mediators, Pep Squad, Spelling Bee, Yearbook, Youth Music Ministry Dance, Geography Bee, Hula, Math Counts, Peer Mediators, Pep Squad, Spelling Bee, Yearbook, Junior/Senior Ohana Council,
Knight of the Altar (Altar Servers),
Youth Music Ministry,

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Friendshp Christian Schools At Youth Center Campus (3.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lanakila Baptist Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Pearl Harbor Christian Academy (2.4 miles away)
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The average private school tuition in Honolulu County, HI is $7,518 for elementary schools and $14,194 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Honolulu County, HI is 78% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).