St Joseph School

  • St. Joseph School is a Roman Catholic Elementary School whose mission is to educate the whole child, spiritually, academically and socially by recognizing and developing each student’s uniqueness as a child of God.
  • By fostering spiritual, intellectual, social and emotional development along with strength of character we can lead our students to become life-long learners and productive responsible citizens who can contribute to the parish community and to society through the examples of Jesus Christ.
  • The philosophy of St. Joseph School is to provide for the education, gradual growth and development of the whole child; spiritually, intellectually, socially, emotionally, and physically while meeting the needs of the individual within a Christian atmosphere centered in Christ.
  • A child’s beliefs, attitudes, values, character and behavior are developed by his/her parents who are the child’s first and foremost educators.
  • The Catholic school aims to provide the child with a climate in which faith, trust, and love for God and others are encouraged, lived and witnessed in his/her life.

School Overview

Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedAll services available

Student Body

Total Students276 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade St Joseph School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition Notestuition information given on school tours
Admissions DirectorRichard Kuntzler
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Patchogue
    Grades: PK-8 | 319 students
    6.4 miles
    1 Division St
    Patchogue, NY 11772
    (631) 475-0422
    6.4 PK-8
  • East Islip
    St Mary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 523 students
    7.3 miles
    16 Harrison Ave
    East Islip, NY 11730
    (631) 581-3423
    7.3 PK-8
  • Saint James
    Ss Philip & James School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 273 students
    5.1 miles
    359 Clinton Ave
    Saint James, NY 11780
    (631) 584-7896
    5.1 PK-8
  • Smithtown
    Grades: PK-8 | 463 students
    4.3 miles
    284 E Main St
    Smithtown, NY 11787
    (631) 724-0285
    4.3 PK-8
  • Ronkonkoma
    St. Mary's Episcopal Church
    Daycare / Preschool (Episcopal)
    Grades: PK-K | 57 students
    1 miles
    315 Lakeshore Road
    Ronkonkoma, NY 11779
    (631) 737-5181
    1 PK-K

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