St. Joseph Catholic School

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  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2003

Student Body

Total Students 220 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
21%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade St. Joseph Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
60%

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryFootball,
SoccerVolleyball,
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