“Catholic schools exist not only to educate, but to sanctify. Our schools are not only devoted to producing success, but also to producing saints.” -Bishop Daniel R. Jenky, C.S.C.


Thank you for your interest in Saint Joseph Grade School, the educational ministry of Saint Joseph Parish. Saint Joseph Grade School enrolls over 450 students in preschool through 8th grade with a mission of educating hearts and minds in the Holy Cross tradition, making God known, loved, and served. View the links below for information about our school and our admissions process. Should you have any questions about the admissions and enrollment process, please contact the grade school (K-8) at 574-234-0451 or the preschool at 574-234-3318.


New for 2021-22: Want to learn even more about SJGS? View highlights of our award-winning Catholic school as well as profiles of our students, our graduates, and our teachers in our SJGS Admissions Information Brochure. To schedule a private tour or virtual information session, contact assistant principal Ana Maria Lewis at or 574-234-0451. 

Admissions at SJGS

Visit & Explore

See our community and our mission in action!


View an overview of our admissions process.


View the step-by-step details of the application process.

Tuition & Aid

View tuition rates and financial aid options at SJGS.


View the admissions process for the preschool.

Virtual Tour

View a virtual tour created by an SJGS student!