Battle Creek Area Catholic Schools

  • St. Joseph Preschool and Elementary, St. Joseph Middle School, and St. Philip Catholic Central High School are dedicated to the deepest level of spiritual, moral, and academic growth for your students.
  • We recognize that parents have a choice in education, and are convinced that our difference is that the Battle Creek Area Catholic Schools infuses your children with sound moral and ethical values that will guide them to become better parents, workers, and citizens in the future.
  • St. Joseph Preschool and Elementary, St. Joseph Middle School, and St. Philip Catholic Central High School are dedicated to the deepest level of spiritual, moral, and academic growth for your students.
  • We strive to develop and educate the whole student---academically, morally, spiritually, emotionally and physically.
  • Our students are engaged in a secure, meaningful and relevant learning environment that utilizes current, state-of-the-art resources.
  • We challenge, inspire and excite a diverse student population to reach its potential with grace and determination.
  • As the times change, we adapt and grow, always focusing on the most important part of what we do: creating and implementing Christ-centered, nurturing, and disciplined education programs.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1917

Student Body

Total Students434 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
28%
State avg.: 16%
Students by Grade Battle Creek Area Catholic Schools Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio33:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
48%
Average Class Size22 students
Number of AP Courses7 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesCalculus, Chemistry, Computer Science, English, Physics, Statistics, World History
Average SAT score1130

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesTuition is offered on a sliding scale, based upon family income.
% on Financial Aid
50%
Average Financial Aid Grant$2,500
Admissions DirectorCathy Erskine

Sports

Total Sports Offered12 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballGolf,
LacrosseSoccer,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.17 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Bible Study, Book Club, Campus Ministry, Coding Club, Craft Club, Foreign Language Club, Interact Club, Math/Science Club, Model United Nations, Multicultural Club, National Honor Society, Prom Committee, Robotics Team, Student Council, Students for Life, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
Marching Band

School Notes

  • St. Joseph Preschool and Elementary, St. Joseph Middle School, and St. Philip Catholic Central High School are dedicated to the deepest level of spiritual, moral, and academic growth for your students.

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Nearby Private Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Battle Creek
    St Joseph Middle School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 6-8 | 122 students
    0.3 miles
    63 24th St N
    Battle Creek, MI 49015
    (269)963-4935
    0.3 6-8
    122
  • Battle Creek
    Grades: PK-12 | 277 students
    0.4 miles
    20 Woodrow Ave S
    Battle Creek, MI 49015
    (269)965-5560
    0.4 PK-12
    277
  • Battle Creek
    Woodlawn Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 80 students
    0.4 miles
    1175 Territorial Rd W
    Battle Creek, MI 49015
    (269)963-7334
    0.4 NS-PK
    80
  • Battle Creek
    Battle Creek Academy
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Grades: NS-12 | 109 students
    2.3 miles
    480 Parkway Drive
    Battle Creek, MI 49037
    (269)965-1278
    2.3 NS-12
    109
  • Battle Creek
    Grades: 9-12 | 114 students
    2.6 miles
    20 Cherry St
    Battle Creek, MI 49017
    (269)963-4503
    2.6 9-12
    114

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