St. Joseph Christian School

5401 Gene Field Road
Saint Joseph, MO 64506-0645
Tel: (816)279-3760
Grades: PK-12 | 312 students
St. Joseph Christian School is a interdenominational, private Christian school strategically located to serve pre-k through twelfth grade students from the Northwest Missouri/Northeast Kansas area.
The school's purpose is to partner with Christian parents in their God-given responsibility to encourage, discipline, and instruct their children.
Based in a biblical worldview, instruction at SJCS builds in core curricula at the lower levels and expands to provide college-preparatory course-work at the upper levels.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1988

Student Body

Total Students 312 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade St. Joseph Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 21 students
Number of AP Courses 10 courses
Advanced Courses Advanced Math, Anatomy, Calculus, Chemistry 1 & 2, College Algebra, English Literature, French 3 & 4, Physics, Spanish 3 & 4, Trigonometry,
Average ACT score 24
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Tuition Notes Please visit our website: for tuition details.
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Cyndi King


Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryFootball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Academic Team, Chapel Team, Chess Club, Class Officers, Drama, Drug-free Superstars, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, National Honor Society, Student Council, Yearbook Academic Team, Chapel Team, Chess Club, Class Officers, Drama, Yearbook, Drug-free Superstars,
Fellowship of Christian Athletes,
National Honor Society,
Student Council,

School Notes

  • Core Values of SJCS
  • Scholarship: Maximizing academic achievement for all students.
  • Jesus Christ: Encouraging all students to make Jesus Christ LORD of their lives.
  • Character: Encouraging the development of Christ-like character in all students.
  • Service: Providing opportunities for all students to serve Jesus Christ by serving others.

Profile last updated: 12/07/2015

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The average private school tuition in Missouri is $6,487 for elementary schools and $12,095 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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