St Joseph School
- Saint Joseph School was founded in 1876 by the Daughters of Charity of Saint Vincent DePaul.
- It was the first Catholic school to be certified by the Virginia Board of Education and maintains certification today through the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS).
- Saint Joseph School offers a flexible and well-rounded curriculum. Incorporated into this curriculum are opportunities for developing physical well being, fostering creativity, instilling social awareness, and engendering an appreciation for the fine arts.
- In an effort to respect each student as an individual, Saint Joseph School strives to provide for a happy learning atmosphere.
- Saint Joseph School offers education opportunities for grades PK-3 through 8th grade.
- In addition, the students receive instruction in Computer Technology, Art, Music, Library Science, and Physical Education.
- Through its graduates, Saint Joseph School has made valuable contributions to the business, professional, political, and economic well being of not only the Tri-Cities area, but throughout the world.
- Conscious of our mandate to teach as Jesus did, our primary focus is to attend to the whole child, physically, socially, emotionally, intellectually, and spiritually.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)|
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-8|
|Total Students||119 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 26%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||11 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||11:1|
National avg.: 13:1
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Hopewell Grades: PK-12 | 124 students
1600 Atlantic St
Hopewell, VA 23860
(804)458-6142 7.3 PK-12
- Colonial Heights Grades: PK-12 | 187 students
16801 Harrowgate Road
Colonial Heights, VA 23834
(804)526-5941 4.3 PK-12
- Henrico Grades: PK-12 | 187 students
8701 Ridge Road
Henrico, VA 23229
(804)741-2860 26.7 PK-12
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