St Joseph Elementary School

  • St. Joseph Catholic School was founded in 1885 by German immigrants, and has a long tradition of academic excellence with a Christian focus.
  • Formerly directed by the Sisters Adorers of the Blood of Christ, St. Joseph School is staffed with a fully licensed faculty for grades kindergarten through eighth under the leadership of a full time priest.
  • Rooted in the teachings of Jesus, students are nurtured to develop a love for others as well as themselves, all along striving towards high academic achievement.
  • The classroom setting at St. Joseph School is both welcoming and constructive. With a low student to teacher ratio, individual attention is afforded to the student, thereby strengthening student/teacher relationships.
  • Our faculty has high expectations for all students, giving encouragement and support throughout their learning and development.
  • St. Joseph school is a part of the Diocese of Dodge City, and is fully accredited by the Kansas State Board of Education through the Kansas Quality Performance Accreditation process.
  • St. Joseph School provides the community with students who will take their place in society as productive citizens instilled with Catholic values.

School Overview

Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students72 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade St Joseph Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

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