St Joseph School

  • St Joseph's School, originally called Holy Rosary Academy, was founded in 1885 by the Dominical Sisters of Edmonds.
  • Our school's mission is to continue the teaching ministry of Jesus Christ.
  • We promote the spiritual, intellectual, physical and emotional development of our students.
  • We expect our students to become community leaders and to excel in their studies.
  • Our school serves 4 regional Catholic churches as well as several non-catholic students.
  • We are the only Catholic school in Lewis County.

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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 Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1923

Student Body

Total Students132 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
29%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade St Joseph School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
51%
Average Class Size12 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(uniform required)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$4,435
Tuition NotesScholarships and grants available
% on Financial Aid
54%
Average Financial Aid Grant$950
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorChristina Witchey

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Recreational Athletic Programs:
4-6th boys basketball, 4-6th Co-ed Volleyball, 4-6th girls basketball, K-3 8' league basketball

School Notes

  • St Joseph's School, originally called Holy Rosary Academy, was founded in 1885 by the Dominical Sisters of Edmonds.
  • Our school's mission is to continue the teaching ministry of Jesus Christ.
  • We promote the spiritual, intellectual, physical and emotional development of our students.
  • We expect our students to become community leaders and to excel in their studies.
  • Our school serves 6 regional Catholic churches as well as several non-catholic students.
  • We are the only Catholic school in Lewis County.

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