St. Joseph Catholic School

St. Joseph Catholic School serves 473 students in grades Prekindergarten-8, is a member of the National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA), the Other religious school association(s) and the Northwest Association of Accredited Schools.
The student:teacher of St. Joseph Catholic School is 21:1 and the school's religious affiliation is Catholic.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked WA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 473 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $10,200
  • Average class size: 22 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
1954

Student Body

Total Students
473 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
11%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade
St. Joseph Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Average Class Size
22 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
K-5: School plaid, blue pants or skirt/skort with white or red shirts; 6-8: khaki pants or skorts, navy shirts

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Estimated tuition for the 2023/2024 year, Rates will be no more than: in-parish tuition is $683/mo. for 1st child ($8,200); out of parish tuition is $850/mo ($10,200). We offer a multi student discount for second and successive siblings in K-8. Tuition will be published as soon as it is finalized. We also offer Variable Tuition for families who qualify. Contact Eileen Sherrill for more information. Families also have the option to pay the full Cost to Educate a child, which is typically about $1800 more than our published tuition rate.
% on Financial Aid
33%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$1,500
Admissions Director
Eileen Sherrill

Sports

Total Sports Offered
5 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Art Club, Band Club, Drama Club, Mad Science, Speech Club, Student Leadership Team

Arts and Music Programs:
Choir

School Notes

  • St. Joseph Catholic School offers a secure and loving community centered in Gospel values. We partner with our families to develop the spiritual, academic, and social growth of each student. In addition to the core academics subjects, all students in grades K-8 attend PE, Spanish, Art, Music/Band, and Technology twice a week. We also offer extra-curricular activities such as CYO sports, Band, Choir, Mad Science, Speech Club, Drama, Art Club, and Student Leadership for middle school students. If you have questions, please contact us. We want to share what makes the St. Joseph School community so special.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does St. Joseph Catholic School cost?
St. Joseph Catholic School's tuition is approximately $10,200 for private students.
What sports does St. Joseph Catholic School offer?
St. Joseph Catholic School offers 5 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Cheering, Swimming, Track and Field and Volleyball.
What is St. Joseph Catholic School's ranking?
St. Joseph Catholic School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Washington 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 (2024)

  • Top Ranked WA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 473 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $10,200
  • Average class size: 22 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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