Since 1890, when the school was founded by the Sisters of the Congregation of St. Joseph, Saint Joseph Academy has been empowering and nurturing young women to achieve their personal best while leading a life of compassionate leadership and service in their communities and globally.
Saint Joseph Academy offers more than 40 clubs and organizations and unique courses such as Anatomy & Physiology, Women Leading in the 21st Century and Microbiology/Zoology that provide students with diverse opportunities for growth and development. SJA offers 15 Advanced Placement and 30 Honors courses such as Engineering, World Languages and the Fine Arts, as well as a Health Sciences Honors Program that help students develop the content mastery and critical thinking skills expected of college students.
Students at Saint Joseph Academy excel academically, creatively and athletically. The Academy has the most 2014 National Merit scholars of a West Side all-girls schools and Art students won 46 awards in the 2014 Scholastic Art & Writing competition. The Class of 2014 earned more than $14.7 million in merit-based scholarships and graduates were accepted to more than 119 colleges and universities nationwide, representing 98 percent of the graduating class. Thirty-five members of the Class of 2014 were National Honor Society members and 43 were Ohio Honors Diploma recipients. Athletics include 11 Varsity sports with national and state championships in rugby, crew and basketball.
For 125 years, Saint Joseph Academy has been a vibrant, valued and vital part of Northeast Ohio’s educational and faith landscape. Attend our Open House or shadow to find out why Saint Joseph Academy is not just an all-girls school ~ we’re an all kinds of girls school.
3470 Rocky River Dr.
Cleveland, OH 44111
Principal: Jeffrey M. Sutliff