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St. Joseph's School - Yorkville provides a nurturing and challenging learning environment for every child, which empowers them to become life-long learners and prolific members of society.  The demanding academic program instills high expectations for all students and provides them with the opportunity to succeed in both higher education and life-long careers.  In addition to a challenging academic curriculum, the students at St. Joseph's School -  Yorkville are encouraged to fulfill their social and moral obligations to society.  The combination of academics and social awareness ensures the students will be productive, responsible citizens.

Recent News

Chipotle Day is Coming! Featured Photo

Chipotle Day is Coming!

Mark your calendars for dinner on March 1, between 4:00 – 8:00 PM!  St. Joseph’s has partnered with Chiptole on Third Avenue to raise funds for our school.
School tours are in full swing! Featured Photo

School tours are in full swing!

We have enjoyed welcoming prospective families of all grade levels these past weeks. Many parents applying have mentioned they were referred by friends of SJSY. Thank you for spreading the word and bringing your friends to visit our school.
Breakfast with Books Featured Photo

Breakfast with Books

will take place on February 15 for Kindergarten families from 8:30 - 9:15 AM, and for Grade 1 families on February 16 from 8:15-9:00 AM, in our beautiful school library.
World’s Finest Candy Sale Featured Photo

World’s Finest Candy Sale

If you would like to sign out a box or two of candy to sell to family and friends, please stop by the school office.

Upcoming Events

Our Mission

St. Joseph’s School - Yorkville, founded in 1880, is dedicated to the education of a diverse student body within the framework of Catholic values.  We inspire lifelong learning through our strong academic program, encourage service through the teachings of Jesus Christ, and promote a faith-filled family community.

SJSY Facts

enrichment classes
Top 10% in ELA and in Math in NYS
Serving students in Pre-K 3 through Grade 8
Easily accessible via the 4/5/6/Q trains, M86, M15, M31 buses and school bus
Students from 33 Zip Codes