St. Joseph Elementary School

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St. Joseph Elementary School Photo #1 - St. Joseph School in Pekin is the proud educator for Catholic and Non Catholic students in Pre-K through 8th grades. The Catholic education includes tradition and academic excellence with an emphasis on moral development, service to others, and leadership skills. Please contact the school office at (309)347-7194 or email Colette Willoughby at cwilloughby@stjosephschoolpekin.com
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St. Joseph Elementary School Photo #1 - St. Joseph School in Pekin is the proud educator for Catholic and Non Catholic students in Pre-K through 8th grades. The Catholic education includes tradition and academic excellence with an emphasis on moral development, service to others, and leadership skills. Please contact the school office at (309)347-7194 or email Colette Willoughby at cwilloughby@stjosephschoolpekin.com
St. Joseph School is a co-educational institution serving grades K-8.
St. Joseph School exists to facilitate human development and maturity of Faith.
The mission of St. Joseph School is to graduate 21st century citizens who will be value-oriented, competent in communication and problem solving, skillful in creative and critical thinking, and knowledgeable of technology and the interdependence we share in a global and multicultural society.
St. Joseph School will provide this through a cooperative effort of community and school that fosters a caring environment, recognizes individuality and uniqueness, is dedicated to human development, provides for meaningful citizen involvement and is committed to excellence and the worth of the individual.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Enrollment: 181 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $3,830
  • Average class size: 13 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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

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Attribute

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-8

Student Body

Total Students
181 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
9%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade
St. Joseph Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
13 students

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
2 children - $5,750 3 or more children- $7,670

Sports

Total Sports Offered
6 sports

School Notes

  • St. Joseph School is a co-educational institution serving grades K-8.
  • St. Joseph School exists to facilitate human development and maturity of Faith.
  • The mission of St. Joseph School is to graduate 21st century citizens who will be value-oriented, competent in communication and problem solving, skillful in creative and critical thinking, and knowledgeable of technology and the interdependence we share in a global and multicultural society.
  • St. Joseph School will provide this through a cooperative effort of community and school that fosters a caring environment, recognizes individuality and uniqueness, is dedicated to human development, provides for meaningful citizen involvement and is committed to excellence and the worth of the individual.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does St. Joseph Elementary School cost?
St. Joseph Elementary School's tuition is approximately $3,830 for private students.
What sports does St. Joseph Elementary School offer?
St. Joseph Elementary School offers 6 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Track and Field and Volleyball.
When is the application deadline for St. Joseph Elementary School?
The application deadline for St. Joseph Elementary School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Enrollment: 181 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $3,830
  • Average class size: 13 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Illinois is $8,572 for elementary schools and $13,787 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Illinois is 90% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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