St Joseph Academy

  • The mission of St. Joseph's School is believing each student is a child of God, challenges each to achieve academic excellence, to embrace the Gospel message, to make a difference in the school, the community and the world.
  • Our school is an integral part of the Church's mission to proclaim the gospel, build a faith community, celebrate through worship and serve others to the best of our ability.
  • We challenge the administration, faculty, staff, students and school families to witness to their beliefs in Jesus Christ.
  • We continue to strive for academic excellence in a supportive and challenging environment, while affirming the dignity of each person in our school community.
  • We commit ourselves to teaching a curriculum integrated and rooted in Gospel values and Catholic teachings.
  • We strive to develop a love of our country and of the values and morals which make it strong, as well as a global vision for a peaceful world.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Education Association
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1938

Student Body

Total Students221 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
34%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade St Joseph Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
52%

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBasketball, Flag Football, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballFlag Football,
SoccerVolleyball,

School Notes

  • The mission of St. Joseph's School is believing each student is a child of God, challenges each to achieve academic excellence, to embrace the Gospel message, to make a difference in the school, the community and the world. Our school is an integral part of the Church's mission to proclaim the gospel, build a faith community, celebrate through worship and serve others to the best of our ability. We challenge the administration, faculty, staff, students and school families to witness to their beliefs in Jesus Christ. We continue to strive for academic excellence in a supportive and challenging environment, while affirming the dignity of each person in our school community. We commit ourselves to teaching a curriculum integrated and rooted in Gospel values and Catholic teachings. We strive to develop a love of our country and of the values and morals which make it strong, as well as a global vision for a peaceful world.
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  • Lakeland
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    7 miles
    3720 Old Highway 37
    Lakeland, FL 33813
    (863)644-3931
    7 PK-8
    412
  • Lakeland
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    6.5 miles
    820 Marcum Road
    Lakeland, FL 33809
    (863)858-0671
    6.5 PK-8
    198
  • Lakeland
    Grades: 9-12 | 314 students
    3.5 miles
    3110 Highway 92 E
    Lakeland, FL 33801
    (863)665-4188
    3.5 9-12
    314
  • Kissimmee
    Grades: NS-8 | 414 students
    37.5 miles
    1800 W Columbia Avenue
    Kissimmee, FL 34741
    (407)870-9055
    37.5 NS-8
    414
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    Grades: PK-8 | 306 students
    42.1 miles
    800 Brown Chapel Road
    Saint Cloud, FL 34769
    (407)957-1772
    42.1 PK-8
    306

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The average private school tuition in Lakeland, FL is $10,500 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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