Saint Joseph Academy

Saint Joseph Academy Photo #1
Saint Joseph Academy Photo #1
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!

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked OH School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Yearly Tuition: $15,650
  • Average class size: 19 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Saint Joseph Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Ohio for:

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Learning Difference Programs
Year Founded

Student Body

Total Students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 21%

Academics and Faculty

Average Class Size
19 students
Number of AP Courses
19 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
AP 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 Code

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition for the 2020-2021 school year is $15,650. There is a $125 technology fee.
% on Financial Aid
Admissions Director
Diana Fogarty
Admissions Associate
Mrs. Helen Rechin '87


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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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked OH School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Yearly Tuition: $15,650
  • Average class size: 19 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Cleveland, OH is $7,741 for elementary schools and $13,148 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Cleveland, OH is 84% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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