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.

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 2024 dates to be announced.

Parents of 6th and 7th grade girls are invited to campus on the following dates in April.
April 9, 8-10 a.m.
April 16, 8-10 a.m.


Red & White Night

Fall Semester: For 8th Grade Girls
Enjoy a tailgate party, then cheer on the Redstickers' volleyball  team. Admission is free for all 8th grade girls. 
Tuesday, September 26
Tailgate: 4:30-5:30 p.m.
Varsity match vs. Parkview Baptist: 6 p.m.

Spring Semester: For 6th & 7th Grade Girls
Enjoy a tailgate party, then cheer on the SJA basketball team. Admission to the game is free for all 6th and 7th grade girls.
Tuesday, February 6
Tailgate: 5-6 p.m.
Game versus Central: 6 p.m.



Open House

Thursday, October 17, 2024
3:30-7 p.m.
Girls in grades 6-8 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.

October 2: St. Theresa
October 12: St. Luke's
October 13: St. Jude/St. Thomas More
October 16: St. Alphonsus/St. Jean Vianney
October 18: Sacred Heart/Holy Family
October 24: Our Lady of Mercy/St. Francis Xavier
October 27: St. Aloysius
October 30: St. George/Most Blessed Sacrament

If your school is not listed above, or if the date listed for your school does not work for your family, please join us on any of these dates. 

Drop off begins at 7:45 a.m. in front of Mother Alice Hall (3080 Kleinert Avenue). Pick up takes place at 2 p.m., carpool style in the same location. Attire is middle school uniform or jeans and a shirt. No shorts, please.


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 Wednesday, October 4, for a lunch meeting in the Mother Alice Hall Community Room from 12 to 1 p.m.
We will offer an evening event on Thursday, November 2, in the Fife Student Commons from 6 to 7 p.m.


Middle School Choir Experience: Una Vocce

Friday, February 23, 2024
4-7:30 p.m.

Girls and boys in grades 6-8 are invited to A Middle School Choir Experience: Una Voce Live presented by the SJA/CHS Choir Program. Join us on Friday, February 23, from 4 to 7:30 p.m. SJA/CHS singers will come together to make one choir, one voice, Una Voce! Middle school students will enjoy the opportunity to sing with our high school singers, learn some simple pieces and perform a mini concert for parents at the conclusion of the evening. This year's event will be held at Catholic High School.


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

Victoria Hudson '09
Assistant Admissions Director
(225) 388-2209

Apply to SJA

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