St. Joseph School

  • St. Joseph School is a Catholic school serving grades K-8 located on Capitol Hill in the heart of Seattle.
  • Founded in 1907 on the traditions of the Jesuits and the Holy Names Sisters, the school is dedicated to the education and development of young people of all backgrounds.
  • One of the largest non-public schools in the Pacific Northwest, St. Joseph School offers small classes and differentiated instruction.
  • Before- and after-school care is available. Our mission is to create a faith-centered community that educates and inpires students to reach their God-given potential.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Year Founded1907

Student Body

Total Students616 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
12%
State avg.: 23%
Students by GradeSt. Joseph School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
National avg.: 13:1
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 26 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$13,190
% on Financial Aid
22%
Admissions DirectorShana Abner

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountrySoccer,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.19 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Chess, Coding, Crafting, French, Golf, Knitting, Lego, Minecraft, Roboyics, Sewing, Speech, STEAM, Tennis, Yoga

Arts and Music Programs:
Art, Drama, Piano Lessons, Voice Lessons

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Ultimate Frisbee

School Notes

  • St. Joseph School is a Catholic school serving grades K-8 located on Capitol Hill in the heart of Seattle. Founded in 1907 on the traditions of the Jesuits and the Holy Names Sisters, the school is dedicated to the education and development of young people of all backgrounds. One of the largest non-public schools in the Pacific Northwest, St. Joseph School offers small classes and differentiated instruction. Before- and after-school care is available. Our mission is to create a faith-centered community that educates and inpires students to reach their God-given potential. 

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