Mount St Joseph Academy

Mount St Joseph Academy is an independent, co-educational, Catholic school that operates under the authority and jurisdiction of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Burlington and in accordance with the policies of the Diocesan Board of Education.
Mount St. Joseph Academy provides a personal, Catholic school community in the heart of Vermont.
Founded by the Sisters of St. Joseph, MSJ focuses on the education of the whole person by integrating spiritual development, academics, extra-curricular activities, and community service into everyday life.
Inspired by the Holy Spirit, Mounties are selfconfident and resolute.
Our mission is to create a just world. Mount St. Joseph Academy is a Roman Catholic, state approved secondary school.
The Academy is “A Place to Belong” that welcomes all students, and provides a quality education based on Catholic Christian principles.
As an academic community our main goal is to educate the whole person through intensive curricular, co-curricular, and athletic programs.
The Academy invites all students to share their gifts and talents for the betterment of the community and the world.
We believe in the principles of compassion and justice. Mount St. Joseph believes in creating a religious and moral environment where young people grow to a faith-filled, Catholic Christian maturity that helps them to achieve personal wholeness and to provide effective service to others.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12

Student Body

Total Students102 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 9%
Students by Grade Mount St Joseph Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school and elementary school to Mount St Joseph Academy is Fay Honey Knopp Memorial School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Christ The King School (0.8 miles away)
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The average private school tuition in Vermont is $10,162 for elementary schools and $31,406 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Vermont is 81% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).