St Joseph Catholic Elementary School

  • At St. Joseph Catholic School children receive instruction in the usual academic areas, as well as religion, vocal music, art, physical education, band technology and tutoring services for children with special needs.
  • Instruction in their Catholic faith is a daily activity, and students plan and attend weekly Mass.
  • They also have the opportunity during the school year to pray the Rosary, the Stations of the Cross and to participate in Benediction.
  • Instruction is available for grades 1st through 8th as well as half-day programs for kindergarten, 4-year-olds and 3-year-olds.

School Overview

Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students129 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
10%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade St Joseph Catholic Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesTuition is subsidized by the parish. Parishioners pay a reduced rate because of this. Parents pay 50% of operating costs, Fundraise 25% and 25% is a gift from the parish. Please call the office for the most up-to-date tuition rates.
Admissions DirectorEileen Ramsay

School Notes

  • At St. Joseph Catholic School children receive instruction in the usual academic areas, as well as religion, vocal music, art, physical education, band technology and tutoring services for children with special needs. Instruction in their Catholic faith is a daily activity, and students plan and attend weekly Mass. They also have the opportunity during the school year to pray the Rosary, the Stations of the Cross and to participate in Benediction. Instruction is available for grades 1st through 8th as well as half-day programs for kindergarten, 4-year-olds and 3-year-olds.
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  • Manhattan
    Grades: NS-12 | 98 students
    2.7 miles
    22811 S. Cedar Rd
    Manhattan, IL 60442
    (815) 485-2379
    2.7 NS-12
    98

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