Welcome to Our First Cup of Joe Newsletter!

    We know the high school search process is exciting, but can seem overwhelming at times. "A Cup of Joe" is our weekly St Joseph High School Admissions Newsletter designed to assist with every aspect of the admissions process including deadlines, special events and exciting news for future Cadets. Look out for your Cup of Joe in your inbox each week!
220 New Cadets Chose St Joes!
This week St Joes will welcome 220 new freshman and transfer students! So you're probably wondering, why did they choose St Joes? St Joes is home to over 820 students from 32 surrounding towns and several international countries. To say we are proud of our students and faculty, is an understatement. Our students personalize their academic and social experience with over 52 student clubs and 46 athletic teams. The faculty hold top degrees and provide a challenging education for our students.

Our high school is the premier college preparatory school in southern Connecticut, it is our students, however that make us truly special. Start your search with us and learn about the unique opportunities we have to offer you. We can’t wait to work with you this year!
Join Us for a Visit
The best way to learn about St Joes, is to see it for yourself! We offer plenty of ways to visit our school including our personal tours and Open House!
Engage With Our Community
Spend a full day with an SJ Cadet and experience our community for yourself! Join us for a shadow day (starting Oct 1).
  • Schedule your Cadet for a Day appointment today, our schedule is filling up!
  • Please call 203-378-9378 ext. 455 and Mrs. Lucy will be happy to assist you!
Start Your Application Today!
Step 1: Complete your application online here! ( sjcadets.org)

Step 2: Send your 8th grade Math and English teachers a recommendation form to complete (forms within online application).

Step 3:  Send the transcript release form to your current school to release 7th and 8th grade report cards and standardized test scores to SJ (form within online application).

Step 4: Register for the Entrance Exam on Oct. 27 or Nov. 10.

Admissions Application Deadline:
November 12, 2018
Decision Letters Mailed:
December 14, 2018
*Access the paper option of all forms on our website under Apply Now
Ready for your Entrance Exam? Prepare with us!
Whether you are trying to enhance your application, qualify for scholarships, or earn honors placement, a strong performance on the high school placement test will make the difference! Join us for a 2-day prep course!

2018 Two-Day Course
Friday, October 19 from 6:00pm-9:00pm and Saturday, October 20 from 9:00am-1:00pm. (students attend both days)

  • The course cost is $300 (includes a textbook and complimentary t-shirt).
  • Access the online registration form here!
  • Topics Reviewed: Basic Math & Algebra, Analogies, Averaging, Exponents, Graphs & Measurements, Fractions & Square Roots, Percents and Ratios Critical Reading, Grammar, Creative Writing, Verbal Vocabulary, Reading Comprehension, Testing strategies
  • Stay after class on Saturday and join us at our Homecoming Game! A free ticket and SJ t-shirt will be provided to any prep course attendees interested!
Pre-Register Now for Fall Open House
Join us for campus tours, academic presentations and a student life fair at Open House on Sunday, October 14! Click here to pre-register and receive special announcements leading up to the event. Our faculty, staff and students look forward to showing you why St Joes is so special!
Keep an eye out for important updates; view the latest photos; see what makes St Joes special everyday! #GrowingMatters #GrowingIntoGreat #SJCadets
St Joseph High School | Office of Admission
P: 203-378-9378 ext 308| F: 203-378-7306 |  admissions@sjcadets.org