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2945 Kingston Road  York, PA 17402

(717) 755-1797       Fax: (717) 751-0136

Welcome to St. Joseph School

Information related to the 2/20/2020 announcement from the Diocese of Harrisburg

School Snapshot

Enrollment                                       285 students from 11 school districts & 4 Parishes

Grades                                              Preschool Age 3 – 6th grade

                                                          Middle States Accredited

Student:Teacher Ratio                    1:21 in grades 1 - 6

                                                          1:9 Kindergarten

Non-Catholic Enrollment                12%

% of Students with Financial Aid   49% (100% of the families who applied)

Extracurricular Activities                Band, Choir, Basketball, Soccer, Baseball, Cheerleading, 

                                                           Science Explorer Club, Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts and

                                                           Ignite Youth Ministry

Enrichment Program                       Yes

Specials                                             Art, Library, Music, Technology,

                                                            Physical Education & Spanish

Before and After-School Care         Yes

Values Based Learning

Our school is Christ-centered with a goal to provide the best spiritual formation for each child’s body, mind, and soul and to educate each student intellectually, spiritually, and morally.

High Graduation Rates

Over 98% of Harrisburg Diocese Catholic School students graduate from High School.

College Scholarships

Annually over $40 Million in scholarship funds are offered to graduates of Catholic Schools in the Diocese of Harrisburg.


We Believe:

1. Every Child is a gift from God

2. Parents are the primary educators of their children

3. Teachers are a partner with the family in the educational process

4. Every person must be treated with dignity, respect, and care


5. The school is rooted in the life of the parish


Annual Appeal Donor Report