St Joseph Catholic School
St Joseph Catholic School Photo #2 - Our Fall Festival is a great example of our community spirit and family-friendly atmosphere.
St Joseph Catholic School Photo #3 - Our priests are very active in our classrooms. Each grade will have a minimum of two class Masses, will lead school Masses, and will lead prayer services.
St Joseph Catholic School Photo #4 - At St. Joseph we believe in educating the whole child. One of our notable co-curricular activities are our symphonic and jazz bands under the direction of Mr. Bill Lindner.
St Joseph Catholic School Photo #5 - At St. Joseph we believe in educating the whole child. One of our notable co-curricular activities are our symphonic and jazz bands under the direction of Mr. Bill Lindner.
St Joseph Catholic School Photo #6 - At St. Joseph we believe in educating the whole child. One of our notable co-curricular activities are our symphonic and jazz bands under the direction of Mr. Bill Lindner.
St Joseph Catholic School Photo #7 - At St. Joseph we believe in educating the whole child. One of our notable co-curricular activities are our symphonic and jazz bands under the direction of Mr. Bill Lindner.
- St. Joseph Catholic School opened its door in August of 1961 to a total of 100 students in four classrooms.
- The staff of three sisters and one lay teacher taught grades one through eight.
- There were two grades per classroom until 1969, when the North wing was added.
- The current Family Center Building, which also serves as the school cafeteria, had previously served as the Church until the current church was built and dedicated in 1981.
- Our Mission Statement uses the word catholic to describe our purpose: Christ centered Academics Taught with Hope, faith and love, in cooperation with Our families by intertwining our Learning and lives In our ever changing Community and world.
- St. Joseph Catholic School promotes the teachings of the Catholic Church and instills in our students a profound and personal spirituality.
- Education is one of the most important ways by which the Church fulfills its commitment to the dignity of the person and the building of community.
- The school seeks to provide a unique setting where spiritual, academic, and social growth is realized within a faith community.
- The school develops Catholic values and attitudes within our students and places emphasis on their responsibility to bring Christ to others. This is accomplished through the faculty and staff being responsive to the needs of the students, empowering them with skills and factual knowledge that stimulate creative thinking, and by uniting with the community in prayer, work, and love.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)|
Other religious school association(s)
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades Nursery/Preschool-8|
|Awards||Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2006|
|Total Students||258 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 44%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||21 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||12:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||16 students|
|Advanced Courses||Honors Algebra and Honors Biology; Spanish I|
|Classroom Dress Code||Formal|
(khaki, navy, oxford, polos)
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$7,725|
|% on Financial Aid|
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$1,000|
National avg.: 85%
|Total Sports Offered||7 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Golf, Soccer, Tennis, VolleyballBasketball, Cross Country,|
Flag Football, Golf,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||5 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Club or Organization:|
Lego Robotics Club, National Junior Honor Society, Student Government
Arts and Music Programs:
Art Matters and National Junior Art Honor Society, Drama
- Last two years of reportcards Last two years of standardized testing (if applicable) 2 Recommendation letters from current teachers (if applicable) Any documented learning needs paperwork Entrance test - grades K-8
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Altamonte Springs Grades: PK-8 | 471 students
869 Maitland Ave
Altamonte Springs, FL 32701
(407) 830-6245 122.3 PK-8
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