St Joseph Catholic School

  • St. Joseph Catholic School provides students opportunities for academic excellence in a setting that promotes Christ-centered living, service to the community, and personal spiritual growth within our Catholic family.
  • We believe it is our mission to assist parents, the primary educators, in the formation of the child as a totally developed person who is spiritually, intellectually, emotionally, socially, and physically mature; form citizens who recognize their dignity as God's children and direct their energies and talents toward building God's kingdom; provide a quality faculty and staff dedicated to upholding high standards of performance and adherence to Catholic values for themselves as well as their students; respect the dignity of each individual by providing a suitable, flexible plan of instruction within a sound, positive learning environment; enhance communication throughout the school community; meet curriculum objectives developed at the national, state, and diocesan levels through a variety of programs covering all basic subject areas, art, music, technology, foreign language, and physical education; teach students the importance of self-discipline and the necessity of making moral, healthy decisions in areas affecting their well-being; and uphold a mutual respect among parents, students, administration, faculty, and staff in order to create a safe, supportive learning environment.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Council for Private School Accreditation
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1876

Student Body

Total Students564 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
25%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade St Joseph Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio22:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
25%
Average Class Size26 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,500
Tuition NotesTuition discount is offered for 2nd, 3rd, and 4th children from the same family.
% on Financial Aid
30%
Admissions DirectorTheresa Twisdale

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Cross CountrySoccer,
SoftballVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Lego Club, Run/Walk Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Choir, Drama Club

School Notes

  • St. Joseph Catholic School provides students opportunities for academic excellence in a setting that promotes Christ-centered living, service to the community, and personal spiritual growth within our Catholic family.
  • We believe it is our mission to assist parents, the primary educators, in the formation of the child as a totally developed person who is spiritually, intellectually, emotionally, socially, and physically mature; form citizens who recognize their dignity as God's children and direct their energies and talents toward building God's kingdom; provide a quality faculty and staff dedicated to upholding high standards of performance and adherence to Catholic values for themselves as well as their students; respect the dignity of each individual by providing a suitable, flexible plan of instruction within a sound, positive learning environment; enhance communication throughout the school community; meet curriculum objectives developed at the national, state, and diocesan levels through a variety of programs covering all basic subject areas, art, music, technology, foreign language, and physical education; teach students the importance of self-discipline and the necessity of making moral, healthy decisions in areas affecting their well-being; and uphold a mutual respect among parents, students, administration, faculty, and staff in order to create a safe, supportive learning environment.

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    10063 Baymeadows Road
    Jacksonville, FL 32256
    (904) 641-6644
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    12.7 miles
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    (904) 543-8515
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    251
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    Grades: K-12 | 430 students
    1.1 miles
    10850 Old St. Augustine Rd.
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    (904) 268-8667
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