St. Joseph Elementary School

175 Saint Joseph Dr
Amherst, OH 44001-0440
Tel: (440)988-4244
Grades: K-8 | 225 students
St. Joseph Catholic school serves students from Kindergarten through 8th grade, offering a full day Kindergarten program and preschool program for 3-year olds and 4-year olds.
Our curriculum challenges and accommmodates students of diverse learning abilities and our faculty strives to cultivate the full academic potential of every student.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Learning Differences Supported
Year Founded 1885

Student Body

Total Students 225 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade St. Joseph Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 25 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Required School Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $3,730
Tuition Notes Parishioner Assistance offered ($1265 per student)
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Joy Laird


Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Flag Football, Football, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballFlag Football,
FootballTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 16 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Academic Team, Altar Servers, Art, Book Clubs, Choir, Concert Band, Drama Club, Jr. High Advanced Math, Music, Quest- Language Arts Enrichment, School Newspaper, Spanish, Spanish Club, Storytelling Club, Student Council, Young Authors Academic Team, Altar Servers, Art, Book Clubs, Choir, Concert Band, Drama Club, Music, Spanish, Spanish Club, Young Authors, Jr. High Advanced Math,
Quest- Language Arts Enrichment,
School Newspaper,
Storytelling Club,
Student Council,
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The average private school tuition in Ohio is $4,665 for elementary schools and $8,800 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Ohio is 88% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).