Details overview

Hours 08:00 AM - 03:15 PM
School leader Mrs. Patricia Allen
Type Religious
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Religious / Parochial Yes
Religious affiliation Roman Catholic
Schedule Traditional
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school Faith-based
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Religious

Classes

6
Visual Arts
including: Textiles
2
Music
including: Band
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Media arts Graphics
Visual arts Architecture
Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Printmaking
Textiles
World languages taught Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered None

Support

13
Facilities
including: Cafeteria
Facilities Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Library
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Performance stage
Playground
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Science lab
Sports Fields
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Gifted and talented programs
Remediation
Tutoring
Special education programs Self-contained classroom
Special education resource room
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Hearing impairments
Cognitive disability
Multiple disabilities
Orthopedic impairments
Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
Other health impairment

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 90% 44%
Hispanic 4% 12%
Black 4% 37%
Two or more races 1% 3%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

3
Girls Sports
including: Volleyball
2
Boys Sports
including: PE classes
5
Clubs
including: Art club
Girls sports Basketball
PE classes
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
PE classes
Clubs Art club
Boy Scouts
Drama club
Girl Scouts
Robotics club
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 07:00 AM
After school end time 06:15 AM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically continue on to these schools Blessed Trinity Catholic High School
  Kennesaw Mountain High School
  Marietta High School
Parent involvement details Our school uses all modalities available to communicate with our parents; written, verbal and electronic are the standard. We also utilize social media and text to get information out to our parents. Follow us on Facebook!

Awards

Academic award National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence
Year received 2010

Teachers

7
Staff
including: Librarian / media specialist
Staff Assistant principal
Librarian / media specialist
Nurse
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
School counselor
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff Spanish
Staff details Of our faculty 40% have advanced degrees with 365 collective years of teaching experience. The majority of our faculty/staff (75%) are SJCS alumni, parents of alumni or currently have children enrolled in SJCS. We believe in our school and it shows!

Neighborhood

Transportation details We help families arrange carpooling with fellow student families.
Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Archdiocese of Atlanta

Enrollment

Application/ enrollment process details We have an application open date and an application deadline date for the next school year. We also accept applications on a rolling basis for current year.
Learn more Http://www.stjosephschool.org/admissions/apply-now.cfm
Ways to enroll/attend this school Apply to the school
Application requirements Application
Application fee
Application submission begins 10/06/2015
Application deadline 01/29/2016
Application fee amount $150
Application fee waivers available? No
Tuition range (low) $6,329
Tuition range (high) $8,229
For the year 2015-2016
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Outside scholarships
Tax credits
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012