St Joseph Christian School

  • St. Joseph Christian School is a interdenominational, private Christian school strategically located to serve pre-k through twelfth grade students from the Northwest Missouri/Northeast Kansas area.
  • The school's purpose is to partner with Christian parents in their God-given responsibility to encourage, discipline, and instruct their children.
  • Based in a biblical worldview, instruction at SJCS builds in core curricula at the lower levels and expands to provide college-preparatory course-work at the upper levels.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1988
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program Cost NotesWe offer Summer Camp to our currently enrolled families. There are three options: 3, 4, or 5 days a week; 6:45am-5:30pm. There is a registration fee of $135 for Summer Camp. Summer camp is only for students enrolled in Pre-K3 through Grade 7 for the upcoming school year.

Student Body

Total Students350 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
3%
State avg.: 17%
Students by Grade St Joseph Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
35%
Average Class Size21 students
Number of AP Courses10 courses
Advanced CoursesAdvanced Math, Anatomy, Calculus, Chemistry 1 & 2, College Algebra, English Literature, French 3 & 4, Physics, Spanish 3 & 4, Trigonometry
Average ACT score24
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesPlease call our admissions office to learn about all tuition details and financial aid!
Acceptance Rate
98%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorCyndi King

Sports

Total Sports Offered8 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Track and Field, Volleyball, WeightliftingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballTrack and Field,
VolleyballWeightlifting,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Academic Team, Chapel Team, Chess Club, Class Officers, Drama, Drug-free Superstars, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, National Honor Society, Student Council, Yearbook

School Notes

  • Core Values of SJCS
  • Scholarship: Maximizing academic achievement for all students.
  • Jesus Christ: Encouraging all students to make Jesus Christ LORD of their lives.
  • Character: Encouraging the development of Christ-like character in all students.
  • Service: Providing opportunities for all students to serve Jesus Christ by serving others.

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  • Saint Joseph
    South Park Christian Academy
    Alternative School (Assembly of God)
    Grades: K-12 | 76 students
    5 miles
    4405 S. 22nd St.
    Saint Joseph, MO 64503
    (816) 232-6424
    5 K-12
    76
  • Atchison
    Grades: PK-8 | 217 students
    23.9 miles
    201 Division St
    Atchison, KS 66002
    (913) 367-3503
    23.9 PK-8
    217

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The average private school tuition in Missouri is $8,183 for elementary schools and $12,154 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Missouri is 88% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).