Academics

Academics

List of 4 items.

  • 12:1

    Student to Teacher Ratio
  • 120+

    Courses offered
  • 19

    AP® and 27 Honors courses
  • 19.5

    Average class size
Saint Joseph Academy’s academic programs provide an all-girls, faith-filled environment that gives students an opportunity to participate in unique and challenging curricula. This is highlighted by our Health Sciences Honors Program, Engineering & Design Honors Program, AP® and Honors courses, and Independent Studies.
Students are provided with a solid foundation in a variety of subjects while giving them the opportunity to delve deeper into their interests with our college-style block scheduling. Socratic seminar and collaborative learning tools, including our state-of-the-art Anatomage Table, enhance students’ problem-solving skills while providing applicable, hands-on experiences.

Students are enriched with a quality, Catholic education with our 12:1 student-teacher ratio. Each classroom is a place of active learning, headed by a member of the Academy’s dedicated and talented faculty. Our faculty draws from their professional experience and knowledge to provide high-quality instruction.

With a Saint Joseph Academy education, young women are welcomed, challenged and celebrated while achieving their personal best both inside and outside of the classroom.

Course Offerings

National Merit Scholarship Program

National Merit Scholarship Finalist: Katelyn Blouch '21

Middle School: Avon Middle School
Extracurricular Activities: String Orchestra, Stage Crew, Debate Club, Introduction to Accordion, Playhouse Square Volunteer Usher
Plans to Apply to: University of Notre Dame and Duke University
Career Interests: Engineering

National Merit Commended Scholar: Gwen Pierce ’21

Middle School: St. Raphael School
Extracurricular Activities: Swimming, Calliope, Lifeguard and St. Raphael Parish Volunteer 
Plans to Apply to: Fordham University and Loyola University Chicago
Career Interests: Undecided