St. Joseph's School
Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014

Next Accelerated Reader Testing Day

Friday, July 18, is our next Accelerated Reader summer testing day!

As always, the library is open on special dates during the summer for AR testing on Summer Reading books.

1st grade has their own time slot so that they can be introduced to Accelerated Reader without interruptions.

Friday, July 18
9:30-10:30 - 1st grade
10:30-12:30 - 2nd-8th grades 

Summer quizzes can also be taken in the first two weeks of the new school year during, before and after school library times. 

To find other summer testing days or to find out about required summer reading, please visit the LIBRARY TAB of this website.

St. Joseph Catholic School

Welcome to St. Joseph Catholic School.

St. Joseph Catholic School has been providing a quality Catholic education for students in the Ponchatoula area since 1896.

The current enrollment at St. Joseph is over 450 students in grades preK through eighth.

Please browse the website and contact the school if there are any questions.

Mission Statement

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.


St. Joseph Catholic School is accredited through the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement.

For more information about accreditation, please visit the Advance-ED website.

Discrimination Policy

St. Joseph School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin.

Contact Us

If you need further information please feel free to contact us:

St. Joseph School
175 North 8th Street
Ponchatoula, LA 70454

phone - (985) 386-6421
FAX - (985) 386-0560

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