ST. JOSEPH SCHOOL

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340 MANOR AVE
DOWNINGTOWN, PA 19335
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Phone: 610-269-8999
School Information
  • GreatSchools Rating: 0
  • Educational Climate: Above Average
  • Technology Measure: Medium-low
  • Type: Catholic
  • Grades: Preschool - 8th Grade
  • District: Archdiocese Of Philadelphia
  • Students/Teacher: 16:1
  • Students/Grade: 65.3
  • Number Students: 653
  • Number Teachers: 40
  • Instructional Expense/Pupil: N/A
  • Poverty Level: NOT REPORTED
  • Principal: Sister Catherine Irene-masino
  • CHARTER SCHOOL
  • GIFTED AND TALENTED PROGRAMS
  • ESL
  • SPECIAL EDUCATION
  • ADVANCED PLACEMENT
  • BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS
  • ALTERNATIVE PROGRAMS
  • YEAR ROUND CLASSES
  • VOC-TECH
  • ADULT EDUCATION
  • NCLB SCHOOL
  • BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL
  • COALITION OF ESSENTIAL SCHOOLS
  • AYP SCHOOL
  • INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE
  • MAGNET SCHOOL
School Ratings & Reviews

School Ratings (8 ratings)
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    School Reviews (7 Reviews)
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    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2013-10-08
    "My child attended K & 1st grade. Having been in daycare since he was 3 months old he was fairly advanced when he started there. I should have pulled him out the first year when on the first day of K, the teacher informed them that they would be learning the alphabet!!! Which my son learned when he was 2. We thought 1st grade would be better, but it was much of the same. Unfortunately, the curriculum was lacking and he was bored all of the time. He would come home crying that he was "too bad for St Joes!", broke my heart. He is now flourishing in his current school and I hope those first 2 years didn't damage his resolve."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2009-10-07
    "This is an excellent school with the right balance of academics and activities. Our children switched from a public school and struggled at first to keep up to the pace and academic demands. The teachers and administration were exceptionally supportive and I can say with confidence that we attribute our children's 'academic turnaround' to the solid footing that they have received at St Josephs. Well worth the money."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2009-06-07
    "My child gratuated from this school last year and is excelling in high school. I can contribute this to his hard work and to St. Joseph's where he spent K-8. I have another child there now and will send our other children there as well. A very loving, peaceful, safe environment for education. Class sizes are greatly reduced since another Catholic School was built several years ago. We struggle to pay high property taxes but are willing to sacrifice to pay additional for St. Joes."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2008-11-14
    "With the addition of a full time Art teacher and Music teacher this year it has finally brought the school full circle. I highly recommend this elementary school. The extra curricular activites are wonderful. Great teachers and a really great environment for your kids to be in! Everyone is friendly and goes out of their way to help the children achieve the best they can in school."
    Former Student Review | Rating:
    Posted 2007-09-03
    "I was a former student at St.Joseph's but I left the other year. I had a bad experience because I didn't have good quality teachers,and too big of a class size.The children were not well behaved, and would goof off while class was in session and made everyone unfocused.The academics weren't challenging for me, and I found it boring. I didn't like the school community and don't recommend this school."
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