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Planting Seeds that grow!

Technology is an integral part of the school curriculum. Students in grades 6-8 are engaged in an iPad 1:1 program.

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Developing God-given talents through academic excellence.

The mission of St. Joseph School is to provide students with the opportunity to develop their God-given talents through academic excellence and to encourage a zeal for their Catholic faith through prayer and service.

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Psalm 116

R. I will take the cup of salvation, and call on the name of the Lord.

How shall I make a return to the LORD
for all the good he has done for me?
The cup of salvation

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Announcing New Assistant Principal

We are very pleased to announce that Shelly Ernst has been chosen as the new assistant principal of SJS. As you know, Shelly is a dedicated employee and parent. She is committed to continuing the success of St. Joseph. Please help



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Come Pray With Us

All of our St Joseph families are welcome July 31st at 6 pm to join together as one big family for an evening of prayer and fellowship. We will pray as a group and have a Deacon there to bless our families for the new school year.



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Providing a quality Catholic education for students in the Ponchatoula area since 1896.

St. Joseph School was established in 1896 to serve the Catholic students of St. Joseph Church Parish. It has been a landmark of the Ponchatoula area for generations. The school is operated by the church parish which for years has been served by the Dominican fathers.

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