Visiting Opportunities

Is SJA right for you? There is only one way to find out: come and visit. Tour our beautiful campus, sit in on our classes, speak with our faculty and experience first-hand what it means to be a member of our community.

Open House

Thursday, October 21, 4-6:30 p.m.
Girls in grades 7 and 8 and their parents will enjoy tours of campus led by Student Ambassadors.

Visitors can see student performances and demonstrations showcasing the arts, academics, sports medicine and the STEM Lab. Guests can watch student technicians at work in our student-run Help Desk. SJA cheerleaders, SJA/CHS band and the Red Steppers competition dance team will perform.


Spend the Day at SJA

What better way to learn all about St. Joseph’s Academy than to spend the day on our campus?

Eighth-grade girls are invited to learn about our curriculum; talk to teachers and students; see classrooms in action; get information about our athletic program, student clubs and organizations; and get answers to all your questions.


Red & White Night

For 8th Grade Girls
Enjoy a tailgate party, then cheer on the Redstickers' volleyball  team. Admission is free for all 8th grade girls. 
Thursday, September 23
Tailgate: 4:30-5:30 p.m.
Varsity match: 6 p.m.


For 6th & 7th Grade Girls
Enjoy a tailgate party, then cheer on SJA basketball team. Admission to the game is free for all 6th and 7th grade girls.
Thursday, February 10
Tailgate: 5:30 p.m.
Varsity game: 6:30 p.m.


Coffee on Kleinert

Parents of 8th grade girls are invited for coffee and a campus tour on the following dates in September. Tours begin in Mother Alice Hall.
September 16, 8-10 a.m.
September 23, 8-10 a.m.
September 30, 8-10 a.m.


Parents of 7th grade girls are invited to campus on the following dates in April.
April 5, 8-10 a.m.
April 26, 8-10 a.m.

Finances and Food

Parents are invited to join us to learn more about tuition and financial opportunities from SJA President Jan Breen and members of our Finance Team.

Join us on Thursday, November 4, 6-7 p.m. in the Mother Alice Hall Community Room (3080 Kleinert Avenue).


Welcome Home Night

Join us for our informational Welcome Home Night for parents and students in 7th and 8th grades! This evening provides the opportunity to visit with SJA faculty members, current parents and students to learn more about the SJA experience and what it means to be part of the SJA family.

Welcome Home Night will be held in the Academy Student Center from 4 to 6 p.m. on September 26.


Schedule a Tour

We welcome the opportunity to visit with prospective students and their families at any time during the Admissions process. If you would like to schedule a private tour, please contact our Admissions Team at or (225) 388-2243. 

Contact Us

For questions regarding admissions at SJA or the application process, please contact our Admissions Team:
Meredith Smith
Admissions Director
(225) 388-2243

Ashley Waguespack Landry '10
Assistant Admissions Director
(225) 388-2209

Apply to SJA

If you are ready to complete your application for admission, visit Apply to SJA.