St Joseph School

  • St. Joseph School is a Catholic school founded in 1890 to educate the students of Danville and the surrounding communities.
  • Because our children are the future of our Church and of our community, the school program is designed to make a distinct contribution to that future by helping children in grades 1 through 8 develop their individual potential academically, spiritually, mentally, physically, and emotionally.
  • St. Joseph School cultivates a strong faith in God, stresses positive values, and encourages its students to become involved Christians.
  • We believe that all students will be instilled with a love of their faith through a traditional Christian centered education; that no education is complete unless it includes principles of the Gospels; and that because there is more to education than schooling, the parents have the primary responsibility for the education of their children.
  • The school depends on them to collaborate in various ways with what the school is trying to do.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 1-8

Student Body

Total Students135 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
12%
State avg.: 22%
Students by GradeSt Joseph School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Danville
    St. Cyril Preschool & Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K | 40 students
    0.5 miles
    580 Railroad St
    Danville, PA 17821
    (570)275-1505
    0.5K
    40
  • Danville
    Susquehanna Valley House Of Hope School
    All-girls  | Alternative School (Christian)
    Grades: 9-12 | 5 students
    3.4 miles
    309 Elysburg Rd
    Danville, PA 17821
    (570)275-2280
    3.49-12
    5
  • Danville
    Grades: 1-9 | 52 students
    3.9 miles
    422 Elysburg Rd
    Danville, PA 17821
    (570)672-9547
    3.91-9
    52
  • Paxinos
    Grades: PK-6 | 33 students
    8.2 miles
    216 Tulip Rd
    Paxinos, PA 17860
    (570)644-1573
    8.2PK-6
    33
  • Northumberland
    Grades: NS-12 | 159 students
    8.2 miles
    135 Spruce Hollow Road
    Northumberland, PA 17857
    (570)473-7592
    8.2NS-12
    159

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