St. Joseph Catholic Elementary School

Po Box 70, 275 W North St,
Manhattan, IL, 60442-0604
Tel: (815)478-3951
Grades: PK - 8 | 149 students
At St. Joseph Catholic School children receive instruction in the usual academic areas, as well as religion, vocal music, art, physical education, band technology and tutoring services for children with special needs.
Instruction in their Catholic faith is a daily activity, and students plan and attend weekly Mass.
They also have the opportunity during the school year to pray the Rosary, the Stations of the Cross and to participate in Benediction.
Instruction is available for grades 1st through 8th as well as half-day programs for kindergarten, 4-year-olds and 3-year-olds.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 149 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 2%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade St. Joseph Catholic Elementary School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition is subsidized by the parish. Parishioners pay a reduced rate because of this. Parents pay 50% of operating costs, Fundraise 25% and 25% is a gift from the parish. Please call the office for the most up-to-date tuition rates.
Admissions Director Eileen Ramsay

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Community Christian School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Community Christian School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Community Christian School (1.9 miles away)
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