St. Joseph Elementary School's mission is to help children become committed Christians by giving them the opportunities to develop leadership skills, initiative, creativity and self-discipline in conjunction with academic excellence.
Develop a positive self-esteem and grow in confidence, learn the gospel truths daily and students are shown how these may be applied to their daily living in their relationships to one another in the home, community, and the world at large.
Learn to appreciate the diversity of God's creation as they prepare to spread the gospel message to all people through their words and actions.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked MI School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 139 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,975
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Divine Providence Academy St Joesph ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Michigan for:

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Attribute
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
All learning differences
Year Founded
1865

Student Body

Total Students
139 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
1%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade
Divine Providence Academy St Joesph Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Blue bottoms with white or blue polo shirts)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Non Parishioners- $4,975 Parishioner- $3,975 Discount given for siblings
Profile last updated: 09/27/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked MI School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 139 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,975
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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