St Joseph The Worker School

Tel: (818)341-6616
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  • St. Joseph the Worker is a Catholic parish school in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles.
  • The Saint Joseph the Worker School community has a value-centered education committed to the threefold ministry of the Church: love, service, and witness.
  • Parents are the primary educators of their children; the faculty and staff collaborate with them in educating our students spiritually, intellectually, socially, physically, and aesthetically.
  • We affirm that each child is unique, and, with dignity and respect, we guide each student to attain his/her fullest potential.
  • We are committed to nuturing a community who encourages understanding and appreciation of cultural diversity.
  • While celebrating our diversity, we define ourselves as members of one Body, the Body of Christ.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild Learning Differences
Year Founded1958

Student Body

Total Students305 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
91%
State avg.: 43%
Students by GradeSt Joseph The Worker School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio28:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Average Class Size25 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$4,500
Tuition NotesNon-parish member rate is $4500/year; parish member rate is $4800/year. Please call the office at 818.341.6616 to inquire about tuition rates for more than one child per family to attend.
% on Financial Aid
25%
Average Financial Aid Grant$500
Acceptance Rate
98%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorMr. CJ Kruska, M.A. Ed.
Admissions AssociateMrs. Deborah Borjas

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBasketball, Flag Football, Softball, Swimming, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballFlag Football,
SoftballSwimming,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Academic Team, Chess Club, Donation Knights - Community Service Club, God Squad - Campus Ministry Team, Knights of the Altar - Altar Servers, O'Hana Club - Recognition Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Choir, Knight Bucket Brigade - Drumline, Theater Clu

School Notes

  • Fully credentialed by WASC and NCEA
  • Before- and after-school day care offered
  • Students consistently overachieve on national standardized tests (based on the difference between their tested ability and their actual test scores)
  • Each homeroom has a teacher's aide
  • Caring, safe, inclusive atmosphere
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