Saint Joseph Academy

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  • Saint Joseph Academy is the only Catholic, all-girls high school in the city of Cleveland.
  • It was founded in 1890 by the Sisters of the Congregation of St. Joseph and strives to foster unifying relationships with God and all creation.
  • Saint Joseph Academy is committed to Catholic values and academic excellence in grades 9 through 12.
  • We educate young women of diverse cultures, abilities and backgrounds, empowering them to be successful, compassionate leaders in the 21st global society.  All are welcome!

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Year Founded1890

Student Body

Total Studentsn/a
Student Body TypeAll-girls

Academics and Faculty

Average Class Size19 students
Number of AP Courses19 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Chemistry, AP Comparative Government and Politics, AP Computer Science Principals, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP French, AP Government and Politics: United States, AP Latin: Julius Caesar & Vergil, AP Mandarin Chinese, AP Music Theory, AP Psychology, AP Spanish Language, AP Statistics, AP Studio Art, AP U.S. History, AP World History
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$15,000
Tuition NotesTuition for the 2019-2020 school year is $15,00. There is a $100 technology fee for Juniors and Seniors, and a $125 technology fee for incoming Freshmen and Sophomores.
% on Financial Aid
68%
Admissions DirectorMrs. Diana Fogarty
Admissions AssociateMrs. Helen Rechin '87

Sports

Total Sports Offered16 sports
SportsBasketball, Bowling, Crew, Cross Country, Diving, Golf, Gymnastics, Lacrosse, Rugby, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Winter TrackBasketballBowling,
CrewCross Country,
DivingGolf,
GymnasticsLacrosse,
RugbySoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWinter Track,

School Notes

  • Saint Joseph Academy, rooted in the spirituality of the Congregation of St. Joseph, fosters unifying relationships with God and all creation, empowers each young woman to achieve academic excellence, and inspires a life of compassionate leadership and service in a global society. 

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