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St. Joseph School

St. Joseph School is a coeducational private Catholic traditional school for students in grades Kindergarten through 8.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Suburban

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Overview

St. Joseph School says

Saint Joseph School is a K-8 Catholic educational community, which has served generations of families in Meriden and surrounding towns since 1915. Our caring and dedicated staff creates a welconing family atmosphere and prepares students to meet the future with a foundation of faith, knowledge and values. Understanding the challenges faced by families, we provide each child with the opportunity to reach his/her potential emphasizing the two great commandments of the Church: Love of God and Love of Neighbor. Saint Joseph School is a community in pursuit of academic excellence through a lived experience in faith. The dignity of every person and the importance of shared responsibility for the good of all are the goals toward which we strive. We educate the whole child – spiritually, socially, academically and emotionally. Saint Joseph School exists for the education of the child as he/she relates to God, to the Church, and to himself/herself and to the communities to which he/she belongs. We accept each child as he/she is – a unique and cherished child of the Father, redeemed by Jesus Christ. Academically, standardized test scores continuously place Saint Joseph School students 2+ years above grade level. Saint Joseph School is a K-8 Catholic educational community, which has served generations of families in Meriden and surrounding towns since 1915. Our caring and dedicated staff creates a welconing family atmosphere and prepares students to meet the future with a foundation of faith, knowledge and values. Understanding the challenges faced by families, we provide each child with the opportunity to reach his/her potential emphasizing the two great commandments of the Church: Love of God and Love of Neighbor. Saint Joseph School is a community in pursuit of academic excellence through a lived experience in faith. The dignity of every person and the importance of shared responsibility for the good of all are the goals toward which we strive. We educate the whole child – spiritually, socially, academically and emotionally. Saint Joseph School exists for the education of the child as he/she relates to God, to the Church, and to himself/herself and to the communities to which he/she belongs. We accept each child as he/she is – a unique and cherished child of the Father, redeemed by Jesus Christ. Academically, standardized test scores continuously place Saint Joseph School students 2+ years above grade level.

Finance

Finance

Private schools, including parochial and boarding, are funded through tuition and fees. The cost varies from school to school, but most families pay tuition to attend them. Many private schools offer financial aid or discounts, so it's worthwhile to ask about these options.

Admissions

Admissions
Phone
  (203) 237-6800
Email
  SJS@sjs-meriden.org

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 160
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
Kindergarten 19
1 19
2 23
3 16
4 16
5 22
6 16
7 15
8 14

St. Joseph School's relatively variable enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing St. Joseph School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 15 : 1
Gender 46% Male / 54% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 71%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 1%
Multi-racial 13%
Hispanic/Latino 10%
Black or African American 2%
Asian 4%

Extracurriculars

  • Basketball
  • Soccer
  • Basketball
  • Soccer

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