How to Apply

What to Expect in 4 Steps

Step 1 - The Application: The application is now available online. During the process, you will be asked to upload or mail to the school the following: 

  • Copies of the Birth certificate; Baptismal certificate (if applicable); and the student's health record (available online). 
  • Copies of the most recent report card (Grades K-8) and the most recent standardized test results (Grades 4-8) also are required. 
  • Teacher Referral Forms (see blue box); One is required for Grades K-1; Two teacher referrals are requested for Grades 2-8: one from the child's math teacher and one from the reading teacher. They should be mailed to St. Joseph School. No referral is needed for Pre-K.
  • $100 Non-refundable Deposit - payable on the secure Admissions website. 

Step 2 -The Screening: Once all the above items have been received, St. Joseph School's Enrollment Manager will contact you by phone or email to schedule a screening date. Screening is important for determining grade readiness and recommendations. Kindergarten screenings for 2018-2019 will take place on February 7, 2018.

Step 3 - Recommendation/Invitation: After the admission items and screening results are reviewed, a recommendation is sent to the parents by letter. 

Step 4 - Enrollment: Children who are ready to join the St. Joseph School Community are invited to formally enroll. A deposit toward the tuition will hold a place for the child in the class.