St Joseph School
- St. Joseph School was established in 1896 to serve the Catholic students of St. Joseph Church Parish.
- It has been a landmark of the Ponchatoula area for generations.
- The school is operated by the church parish which for years has been served by the Dominican fathers.
- For many years the Notre Dame Sisters served as administrators and staffed the school.
- Presently the school is staffed by twenty-one professionals with four classroom aides.
- The school serves just over 300 students and their families.
- St. Joseph Catholic School has been providing a quality Catholic education for students in the Ponchatoula area since 1896.
- The mission of St. Joseph School is to instill in our students Catholic principles while developing academic excellence in an environment of mutual respect.
- St. Joseph School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)|
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-8|
|Total Students||487 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 21%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||39 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||12:1|
National avg.: 13:1
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Tuition Notes||Please check website under Admissions for current tuition information.|
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Hammond Grades: PK-8 | 777 students
507 N Oak St
Hammond, LA 70401
(985)345-0977 4.9 PK-8
- Hammond Grades: NS-8 | 237 students
47342 North Cherry Street
Hammond, LA 70401
(985)542-7212 6.3 NS-8
- Hammond Grades: Inquire with school | 73 students
43283 S Range Rd
Hammond, LA 70403
(985)345-8088 3.4 Inquire with school
- Amite Grades: PK-12 | 781 students
600 Walnut St
Amite, LA 70422
(985)748-4321 20.8 PK-12
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