Registration for the upcoming school year will open at St. Joseph Catholic School in Marion on Feb. 1. St. Joseph is the only preschool through eighth grade Catholic school in the metro area. Tuition assistance is available for students in grade K-8.
St. Joseph boasts high achievement and a 21st century education for students. Iowa Assessment scores show students testing nearly one to two grade levels ahead of benchmarks. STEM programs, technology integration and Spanish are offered to students in preschool through eighth grades. Technology is richly embedded in instruction, providing students with much needed experience and opportunity to communicate with each other, their community, and the world.
In addition, St. Joseph offers various daycare options to accommodate family schedules including childcare for children ages 3 and over, plus before and after school daycare options.
St. Joseph is an Iowa accredited parochial school serving 200 children. Those interested may contact the school for more information or schedule a tour by calling 319-377-6348.
An open house is set for Sunday, Jan. 27 from 9-10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. Daycare, preschool and kindergarten families are invited to attend as well as any other families that are considering St. Joseph.