St. Joseph Academy

St. Joseph Academy is the oldest Catholic High School in the State of Florida.
Founded in 1866 by the Sisters of St. Joseph of St Augustine, it stands on a strong Catholic foundation of educational excellence and social justice.
As a Catholic high school under the auspices of the Diocese of St.
Augustine, we seek to provide an equal opportunity for each student, in a challenging academic environment, to become a knowledgeable, self-directed, compassionate Christian, able to face the challenges of the future with faith, hope, and love.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked FL School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 319 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $8,570
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Year Founded
1866

Student Body

Total Students
319 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
13%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade
St. Joseph Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
73%
Average Class Size
15 students
Number of AP Courses
11 courses
Average SAT score
1230
Average ACT score
27

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Admissions Director
Patrick M. Keane

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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked FL School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 319 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $8,570
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Saint Augustine, FL is $5,368 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).

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