Enrollment is now open!

New student registration for St. Joseph Catholic School is held in the spring for the following school year. Families interested in St. Joseph Catholic School should contact the school for a tour and for a meet and greet with the principal. We welcome you to visit the classrooms, talk with our students and meet the teachers.

Mid-Year admissions are accepted on a case by case basis.

To begin the registration process, please submit a St. Joseph Catholic School Application.

Students are accepted in the following priority order:

  • St. Joseph and St. Teresa of Avila Parish families
  • Transfer students from Catholic Schools
  • Catholic families from other parishes
  • Non-Catholic families

(Note: Eighth grade students are not accepted except for Catholic School transfer students.)

The following items are required at the time of application:

  • A non-refundable application fee. Students are placed on a waiting list when necessary.
  • Birth Certificate.
  • Baptism, Eucharist, Confirmation Certificates.
  • Current report card and test scores.
  • Copies of up-to-date immunization record, kindergarten physical (the 3-dose series of the Hepatitis B shot is now required before entrance to kindergarten and 7th grade; kindergarten and 7th grade entrants also need a second dose of measles-containing vaccine (MMR)).

A student is officially enrolled when the following items are submitted:

  • Completed Registration/Tuition/Service Agreement and non-refundable registration fee.
  • Transcript release.

Required Information and Forms

2017-18 New Student Application Form




Admissions Policy

Notice of Nondiscrimination

St. Joseph Catholic School, an accredited Catholic school within the Diocese of Sacramento, is mindful of their primary mission as being effective instruments of the educational ministry of the Church, and the witness to the love of Christ for all people, admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin, sex, age and religion to all of the rights, privileges, programs and activities that are made available to the students.

St. Joseph Catholic School does not discriminate on the basis of any race, color, national and ethnic origin, sex, age and religion in the administration of education policies, admission policies, personnel policies, scholarships and financial aid programs, athletic and other school administered programs.