St Joseph Elementary School

300 S 6th St
Pekin, IL 61554-0615
Tel: (309)347-7194
Grades: PK - 8 | 294 students
St. Joseph School is a co-educational institution serving grades K-8.
St. Joseph School exists to facilitate human development and maturity of Faith.
The mission of St. Joseph School is to graduate 21st century citizens who will be value-oriented, competent in communication and problem solving, skillful in creative and critical thinking, and knowledgeable of technology and the interdependence we share in a global and multicultural society.
St. Joseph School will provide this through a cooperative effort of community and school that fosters a caring environment, recognizes individuality and uniqueness, is dedicated to human development, provides for meaningful citizen involvement and is committed to excellence and the worth of the individual.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 294 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 11%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade St Joseph Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Tomorrows Hope Christian Academy (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Good Shepherd Lutheran School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Good Shepherd Lutheran School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pekin
    Good Shepherd Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 207 students
    0.4 miles
    3201 Court St
    Pekin, IL 61554
    (309)347-2020
    0.4PK-8
    207
  • Pekin
    Grades: 8-12 | 10 students
    1 miles
    246 Derby St
    Pekin, IL 61554
    (309)348-3813
    18-12
    10
  • Pekin
    Grades: 7-12 | 12 students
    1.4 miles
    700 S Capitol Street
    Pekin, IL 61554
    (309)613-8345
    1.47-12
    12
  • East Peoria
    Grades: 6-11 | 9 students
    5.9 miles
    Po Box 2070
    East Peoria, IL 61611
    (309)698-2273
    5.96-11
    9
  • Creve Coeur
    Grades: PK-3 | 19 students
    6 miles
    210 N Thorncrest Ave
    Creve Coeur, IL 61610
    (309)699-6141
    6PK-3
    19

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