Investing in Your Child's Education
Below is a breakdown of the 2022-2023 tuition rates. You will also find valuable links to find financial aid opportunities.
If you have any questions at all, feel free to contact Carol Gale.
The Hope Scholarship
Hope Scholarship is the state’s education savings account program that gives parents an opportunity to build an individual learning experience that works best for their child. The scholarship allows K-12 students to receive financial assistance that can be used for tuition, fees and other expenses.
To qualify for the Hope Scholarship Program in the 2022-2023 academic year, a student must be a West Virginia resident and be one of the following:
Eligible for or required to be enrolled in kindergarten
Enrolled full-time in public elementary or secondary school in West Virginia for an entire instructional term of the 2021-2022 academic year
Enrolled full-time and attending a public elementary or secondary school in West Virginia for at least 45 calendar days during the current instructional term at the time of application
Financial Aid is available to both Catholic and non-Catholic students through Diocesan, Parish and School funding.
To apply for Financial Aid:
FACTS online- All applicants (Catholics and non-Catholics) MUST apply online for Financial Aid with
Submit most recent Tax Return documentation
Complete the attached Scholarship Application
Attach most recent report cards of students
Submit completed application with supporting documentation to the Principal, Dr. Templeton by deadline
Assistance will be based on financial need. No more than 50% of the tuition amount after FACTS, may be subsidized for each child applying for assistance.
TOMI SCHAFFER SCHOLARSHIP FUND Application
Tuition Assistance Process for Phase I Financial Aid with the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston opens on February 1, 2022 and will close of April 30, 2022. We strongly encourage you to apply during this time!
In the spring of 2017, St. Joseph Catholic School launching the idea of its XSTR2EAM Center.
This facility will provide students with a rigourous and highly collaborative, interactive learning environment that is technologically rich and provides extensive means to communicate in a diverse and global setting. Students will learn to develop their 21st Century skills while immersed in a diverse cross-curricular curriculum.
The XSTR2EAM Center includes the following concept areas:
Distance Learning Center
Makerspace (Robotics, Legos, etc.)
Media Production Center
zSpace 3D Learning
Project Based Learning
Computer Game Development
The XSTR2EAM Center was developed in three phases:
.In January, 2017, eleven zSpace units were purchased to utilized by students and staff in curriculum-based activities. For further information on this system, visit http://edu.zspace.com/
Renovation of the old computer lab to make way for the new placement of the school library.
Renovation of the existing school library for future components of the XSTR2EAM Center including a Media Center and Distant Learning Center.