St Joseph School

  • St. Joseph School provides education in accord with Catholic principles to the students of Saint Joseph School; to maintain Saint Joseph School in proper physical condition; and to establish policies for Saint Joseph School under the authority of the Pastor of Saint Joseph Parish, in conjunction with the pastors of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton and Blessed Katharine Drexel parishes and the Bishop of Harrisburg.
  • School program is designed to help our children develop spiritually, intellectually, and physically so that they meet the challenges in their lives, applying Gospel values in our ever-changing society.
  • The required curriculum subjects are: religion, integrated language arts, mathematics, social studies, science, music, health, computer, library skills, art, handwriting, and physical education in accordance with the regulations of the Pennsylvania Department of Education and the Diocese of Harrisburg.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2015

Student Body

Total Students416 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
11%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade St Joseph School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Harrisburg
    Grades: PK-8 | 151 students
    6.9 miles
    215 North Front Street
    Harrisburg, PA 17101
    (717) 238-8590
    6.9 PK-8
    151
  • Hummelstown
    Grades: NS-12 | 272 students
    17.8 miles
    1525 Sand Hill Road
    Hummelstown, PA 17036
    (717) 533-4900
    17.8 NS-12
    272
  • New Cumberland
    Grades: PK-8 | 357 students
    6.7 miles
    1200 Bridge Street
    New Cumberland, PA 17070
    (717) 774-7464
    6.7 PK-8
    357

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