About us

Why Choose SJS?

  • Strong academic core curriculum in all grades, T-K-8, which includes foreign language, art, technology and physical education
    • Grades 4-8 all scored higher than the national average in reading, vocabulary, math and science.  
      Grades 4-8 all all have Grade Equivalent results reflecting developmental levels 1-3 grades ahead.
      (reference: IOWA test results)
  • 100% of recent graduates received honors their first semester at Cardinal Newman High School
  • Advanced student scores on standardized testing
  • Small class size with teacher assistants at most grade levels to ensure low student to teacher ratio
  • Resource specialist who provides assessment, support, intervention, and classroom instruction to support all levels of student learning styles
  • Counselor who provides individual, group and weekly classroom instruction in all grades, utilizing the renowned "Second Step" program
  • Enhanced science and technology curriculum with interactive Smart Boards and laptop computers in higher grades
  • Fully stocked library providing a wide range of books for every reading level
  • Competitive athletic program featuring student athletes who consistently compete within the North Bay CSL at the championship level
  • Affordable before and after school child care with the option of tutorial programs and study hall
  • 90% student participation in extracurricular activities such as band, theatre productions, chess, athletics and art
  • Maximum 6 year accreditation through the Western Association of Schools & Colleges
  • Financial assistance available