Academy Of St. Joseph

1725 Brentwood Road Bldg 2
Brentwood, NY 11717
Tel: (631)273-2406
  • Founded in 1856, the Academy of Saint Joseph is a private Catholic school conducted by the Sisters of Saint Joseph of Brentwood, New York.
  • Guided by the CSJ mission statement, the students develop a sense of tolerance, acceptance and respect for themselves and each other.
  • Caring faculty challenge students in subject classes scheduled in collaboration with the secondary division.
  • Class meetings, field trips, ceremonies and celebrations foster a sense of community.
  • Small class sizes provide frequent interaction between teacher and learner.
  • Catholic beliefs and values inform the total school environment particularly in the study of religion.
  • The curriculum offered in the Lower School is child centered, integrative and holistic, meeting and exceeding NYS Learning Standards.
  • Emphasis on literacy and whole language begins in kindergarten and continues throughout the grades.
  • The curriculum of the Academy of St. Joseph for grades 9-12 is college preparatory.
  • Emphasis is placed on the development of skill in the process of learning as well as on the academic content.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students 385 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
48%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade Academy Of St. Joseph Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
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