St Joseph Elementary School
- St. Joseph School is part of a Catholic Parish Community, made up of individuals striving for the common goal to be "grounded in the values and truths of our Catholic faith".
- We are concerned with modeling the values and principles of Jesus and instilling these in our children.
- In partnership with parents, who are the primary educators, we believe that given the right conditions, all children can learn.
- St. Joseph school, staff, parents, and parish family are committed to teaching quality, Christ-centered Catholic beliefs and values.
- Our uniqueness is displayed in our staff dedication, parental involvement, and community pride which make St. Joseph a leader in academic excellence, social integration and appreciation of each individual as a Child of God.
- Our philosophy of education is based on the belief that all truth is from God, the divine Creator.
- We are committed to teaching students that God's truth is the integrating factor for all of life.
- Therefore, our educational curriculum encompasses religious and general academic studies.
|School Type||Montessori School|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)|
Other school association(s)
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades 1-8|
|Total Students||96 students|
|Student Body Type||n/a|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 15%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||6 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||16:1|
National avg.: 13:1
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
Nearby Private Schools
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Fowler Grades: 1-8 | 119 students
545 N Maple St
Fowler, MI 48835
(989)593-2616 5.4 1-8
- Westphalia Grades: K-6 | 274 students
209 N Westphalia St
Westphalia, MI 48894
(989)587-3702 5.4 K-6
- Saint Johns Grades: PK-5 | 46 students
8990 Church Rd
Saint Johns, MI 48879
(989)224-3178 9.2 PK-5
- Portland Grades: PK-12 | 432 students
122 West Street
Portland, MI 48875
(517)647-7551 9.5 PK-12
- Ionia Grades: PK-8 | 141 students
317 Baldie St
Ionia, MI 48846
(616)527-3561 11.3 PK-8
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