St. Joseph School

4832 Highland Avenue,
Downers Grove, IL, 60515-0605
Tel: (630)969-4306
Grades: NS - 8 | 450 students
An award-winning PreK- Grade 8 program, St. Joseph School is a Catholic community that offers students a challenging academic education while building their love of God and commitment to improving the world.
We educate the whole student – mind, body and spirit – and encourage each child to become the person God calls him or her to be.
Ultimately, our goal is to prepare children for academic and personal success in a faith-filled, nurturing environment.
Our community spirit is unequaled.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1910

Student Body

Total Students 450 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 5%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade St. Joseph School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 30%
Average Class Size 23 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(plaid uniform and khaki pants)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,030
Tuition Notes Multi-student discount available: Grade 1-8 - 2 students - $6,040 total Grade 1-8 - 3 students - $7,450 total Grade 1-8 - 4 students - $8,055 total
% on Financial Aid 5%
Acceptance Rate 100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Mrs. Stasi
Admissions Associate kroth@stjosephdg.org

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
FootballTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Alter Servers, Band, Book Clubs, Boy/Girl Scouts, Chess Club, Geography Bee, Hand Bell Choir, Liturgical Choir, Piano, Science Fair, Spelling Bee, Spirt Squad, Student Council, Writing Club, \"Mathletes\" Math Club, No-Cut Sports, Extended Care Alter Servers, Band, Book Clubs, Boy/Girl Scouts, Chess Club, Geography Bee, Hand Bell Choir, Liturgical Choir, Piano, Science Fair, Spelling Bee, Spirt Squad, Student Council, Writing Club,
\"Mathletes\" Math Club, No-Cut Sports, Extended Care,

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 10/07/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Bridge High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Family Life Program (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Family Life Program (0.4 miles away)
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