School Information

  • Founded in 1890 by the Sisters of the Congregation of St. Joseph
  • Advised by a Board of Directors representing religious, corporate and nonprofit professionals
  • The only all-girls Catholic high school in the city of Cleveland
  • 727 students overall
  • 47% of students are residents of Cleveland
  • 41% of students are legacies (daughter/sister/granddaughter/great granddaughter)
  • Students from 51 zip codes and 111 schools


Class of 2016

  • $16.4 Million in merit-based scholarships awarded
  • 98% of graduates accepted into post-secondary education
  • 1 National Merit Commended Scholar
  • 36 AP Scholars






Class of 2017

  • 1 National Merit Scholarship Semifinalist
  • 7 National Merit Commended Scholars
  • 25 AP Scholars and more to come

Academic

  • Students may choose from more than 100 courses
  • 18 Advanced Placement courses and 31 Honors courses
  • 74% of seniors take Advanced Placement courses
  • Average class size is 19 students 
  • 4 Blocks in a class schedule
  • 1:1 Student to computer ratio (SJA+ Initiative)
  • $13,150: Cost of tuition at Saint Joseph Academy for the 2016-17 school year


Religious

  • 85% of students are Catholic
  • A Sister the Congregation of St. Joseph serves as Vice President of Mission
  • Robust retreat program available, including through Kairos
  • 7 faculty and staff members are Associates of the Congregation of St. Joseph
  • More than 24,000 hours of service completed annually




Extra-Curriculuar

  • 13 Varsity sports offered 
  • 57 Student clubs and organizations, including 8 service-related