St Josephs School

  • St. Joseph's School is a a fully-accredited, Catholic parish school located in West St. Paul, MN serving students from the surrounding areas of West St. Paul, Mendota Heights, St. Paul, So.St. Paul, Inver Grove Heights, and Eagan.
  • We educate students through faith formation, academic excellence and the development of virtue to be disciples of Christ and offer an array of creative, athletic and spiritual opportunities to complement each child`s educational experience.

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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 Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded1949

Student Body

Total Students369 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
8%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade St Josephs School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size17 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineMar. 1 / rolling
Tuition NotesVisit www.stjosephwsp.org/admissions for current Preschool and K-8 tuition.
% on Financial Aid
25%
Admissions DirectorLindsay Mayernik

Sports

Total Sports Offered10 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Diving, Ice Hockey, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringDiving,
Ice HockeySoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Book Club (Middle School), Robotics, Student Council (Middle School), Yearbook Club (Middle School)

Arts and Music Programs:
Art Club (Middle School), Band Program, Choir, Drama/Musical (Middle School)

School Notes

  • St. Joseph's School is a fully-accredited (MNSAA) Catholic parish school, serving children in Preschool through grade 8.  We are located in West St. Paul, Minnesota and serve students and families from the surrounding areas of West St. Paul, Mendota Heights, St. Paul, South St. Paul, Inver Grove Heights, and Eagan. 
  • Our mission statement calls us to educate students through faith formation, academic excellence and the development of virtue to be disciples of Christ. We honor this mission and our heritage in the Roman Catholic tradition by providing students with a strong background in religion, morality, virtue and responsibility. 
  • We are dedicated to excellence in academic instruction across all grade levels.  Our low student-teacher ratio reflects our commitment to providing a learning environment that is both challenging and supportive to all types of learners.  We offer an array of creative, athletic and spiritual opportunities to complement each child`s educational experience and provide further opportunities for growth and development. 

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