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About This School

St. Joseph Elementary School is a private middle school in Garden City. The principal of St. Joseph Elementary School is Eileen T. Kilbride, who can be contacted at ekilbride@st-josephschool.com. 263 children attend St. Joseph Elementary School and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Asian; and Black, non-Hispanic. The ratio of students to teachers at St. Joseph Elementary School is 10:1. Garden City Middle School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular Activities

  • Arts

    • Band
    • Computer arts
    • Theater drama
  • Languages Taught

    • Spanish
  • Sports

    • Basketball
    • P.E. classes
    • Soccer

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School
White, non-Hispanic 73%
Asian 2%
Black, non-Hispanic 14%
Hispanic 11%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.4%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0%
Multiracial 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0%

Community Rating & Reviews

  • (4 years ago)

    Individualized attention academic rigor terrific new programs in the 6-8 grades that promote critical thinking involved parents experienced teachers and a principal that is a leader among her peers--all achieved in a caring nurturing environment. On a recent visit to the Garden City middle school I was amazed at the frequency of anti-bullying messages--bullying is not a problem at Saint Joes perhaps because it is a values-based educational environment that allows kids to embrace and celebrate their faith.

  • (5 years ago)

    School's grading system is unfair as it does not accurately reflect a student's abilities. School has few people of color and parents are elitists.

  • (5 years ago)

    Both my children attend St. Joseph and from Nursery School to 8th grade their education has been wonderful. Beyond the clossroom St. Joseph's students thrive in a loving and caring atmosphere which has as its core values discipline respect for others and most importantly respect for themselves. Academically my son's class has academically performed outstanding in achieving all endeavors and next year all students will go on to the High School of their choice. A fabulous testament to their education.

  • (5 years ago)

    Saint Joseph School is a great school. It taught me so much and prepared me very well for high school. The teachers and staff were caring and helpful throughout my 11 years at SJS. It has many fun after-school activities such as basketball soccer newspaper drama and inter-murals. SJS is a great school!

  • (5 years ago)

    I do not think they put to much pressure on first graders.Test scores and grading system is good.My daughter like this school teachers and kids.This is great school

  • (6 years ago)

    I am a studet at SJS and I have been attending this school for 12 years. It teached kindness love and excellent acedemics. I am graduating this year but I will always be appart of this excellent school that I grew up in.

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