St. Joseph Catholic Elementary School

Po Box 70, 275 W North St
Manhattan, IL 60442
Tel: (815)478-3951
  • 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 Students149 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
2%
State avg.: 31%
Students by GradeSt. Joseph Catholic Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

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

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