St Joseph The Worker School

Tel: (818)341-6616
Grades: PK-8 | 311 students
St. Joseph the Worker is a Catholic parish school in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles.
The Saint Joseph the Worker School community has a value-centered education committed to the threefold ministry of the Church: love, service, and witness.
Parents are the primary educators of their children; the faculty and staff collaborate with them in educating our students spiritually, intellectually, socially, physically, and aesthetically.
We affirm that each child is unique, and, with dignity and respect, we guide each student to attain his/her fullest potential.
We are committed to nuturing a community who encourages understanding and appreciation of cultural diversity.
While celebrating our diversity, we define ourselves as members of one Body, the Body of Christ.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1958

Student Body

Total Students 311 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
91%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade St Joseph The Worker School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 26:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Average Class Size 30 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $3,750
Tuition Notes Non-parish member rate is $3750/year; parish member rate is $3200/year. Please call the office at 818.341.6616 to inquire about tuition rates for more than one child per family to attend.
Acceptance Rate
98%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Sr. Barbara Joseph Wilson, CSJ
Admissions Associate Ms. Cynthia Coffman

Sports

Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Basketball, Football, Softball, Swimming, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballFootball,
SoftballSwimming,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Academic Team, Chess Club, Choir Academic Team, Chess Club, Choir,

School Notes

  • Fully credentialed by WASC and NCEA
  • Before- and after-school day care offered
  • Students consistently overachieve on national standardized tests (based on the difference between their tested ability and their actual test scores)
  • Each homeroom has a teacher's aide
  • Full-time, fully credentialed librarian with a well-stocked, accessible library
  • Full-time computer teacher
  • Caring, safe, inclusive atmosphere
  • Profile last updated: 09/21/2015

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