Apply to SJA
We are delighted that you have chosen to apply to St. Joseph’s Academy, and we look forward to receiving your application and beginning our relationship with you and your family.
The mission of St. Joseph’s Academy is to educate young women as responsible and unifying members of the world community. In the spirit and charism of the Sisters of St. Joseph, St. Joseph’s Academy offers opportunities for faith development in the Catholic tradition, academic excellence and personal growth.
We encourage applications from students who will bring their academic and personal best to SJA, as well as an enthusiasm for the Academy sisterhood and community. We are committed to making each student’s experience enriching and rewarding and to helping each young woman meet and exceed her academic and personal goals.
Submit an Application
The application period for the 2019-2020 academic year is open. Students currently in 9th-12th grades may apply at any time by contacting Director of Admissions Meredith Smith at (225) 388-2243 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The application period for all grade levels for the 2020-2021 academic year opens on Tuesday, October 1, 2019.
What you need to get started:
- Your daughter’s Social Security number. We use this for identification purposes on standardized tests and for the TOPS program.
- A current photo of your daughter. Please note the maximum allowable size for the image is 6MB. Common picture extensions are supported.
- SJA legacy information. If relatives of your daughter attended SJA, please supply their first, middle/maiden and last names; relation to the applicant; and the year of graduation from SJA.
- Credit card for the $65 non-refundable application fee.
|Tuesday, October 1, 2019||Application for admission available online. Josephine Bahlinger Award application available online.|
Thursday, October 17, 2019
|Open House, 4:30-7 p.m.|
|Friday, November 16, 2018||Application form due to SJA with
Bahlinger Award application due.
|Saturday, December 7, 2019||Placement test at SJA, 8 a.m.
|Tuesday-Thursday, December 10-12, 2019||Applicant/parent interviews|
|Wednesday, February 19, 2020||Admissions letters mailed|
|Thursday, April 2, 2020||Informational meeting for incoming freshmen and parents, 6-8 p.m.|
There are so many reasons why St. Joseph’s Academy is a great fit for every girl. To learn more about SJA, visit our Why SJA page.
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