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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.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked FL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 584 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,600
  • Acceptance rate: 80%
  • Average class size: 26 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

St. Joseph Catholic School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Florida for:

Category
Attribute
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Year Founded
1876

Student Body

Total Students
584 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
30%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade
St. Joseph Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
25%
Average Class Size
26 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
Uniform

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Scholarships Accepted: Step up for Students
% on Financial Aid
60%
Acceptance Rate
80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Jenny Terrill

Sports

Total Sports Offered
7 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Bookworms, Chess Club, Lego Club, Robotics

Arts and Music Programs:
Choir, Musical Productions

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Girls on the Run

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.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does St. Joseph Catholic School cost?

St. Joseph Catholic School's tuition is approximately $7,600 for private students.

What is the acceptance rate of St. Joseph Catholic School?

The acceptance rate of St. Joseph Catholic School is 80%, which is lower than the national average of 85%.

What sports does St. Joseph Catholic School offer?

St. Joseph Catholic School offers 7 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Softball and Volleyball.

What is St. Joseph Catholic School's ranking?

St. Joseph Catholic School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Florida for: Largest student body and Oldest founding date.

When is the application deadline for St. Joseph Catholic School?

The application deadline for St. Joseph Catholic School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked FL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 584 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,600
  • Acceptance rate: 80%
  • Average class size: 26 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Jacksonville, FL is $9,372 for elementary schools and $10,334 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Jacksonville, FL is 87% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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