Registration and Enrollment Policies for All Students:
Registration and enrollment is completed online for all students (new and returning)
Registration opens on January 15th for returning families.
Registration opens on February 1st for new families.
The registration fee is $40 per student. After April 1st, the registration fee is $60 per student.
Registration and Enrollment Procedures for New Students:
Click the 2017-2018 link above the image, a new window will open taking you to a third party registration website, TADS. Complete the admissions application for the new student by filling in the required information. At the end of the admissions application, you will be required to pay the registration fee.
Submit the admissions application
Mr. Hilliker, the school principal, will contact you in a timely manner to discuss your child's application. In the instance that St. Joseph's School is unable to meet the academic needs of your child, the registration fee will be refunded.
Upon acceptance, you will receive an email from the TADS system asking you to begin the enrollment process. The email will include a link to your application and guide you through a series of questions on the enrollment tab.
Through the enrollment process, you will have an opportunity to apply for the Extended Day Program and indicate your desire for a scholarship. To apply for a scholarship please see the scholarship policies and procedures below.
Submit your enrollment information.
In June, you will receive an email from the TADS system asking you to complete the tuition agreement. Families will pick their payment plan at that time. Families have the option to pay annually, semiannually, over 9 months, or over 10 months.
Finally, you will need to complete a series of Enrollment Forms that you will need to print off your computer and turn into the school office by August 15th. You can obtain the enrollment forms by going to the "Prospective Families" tab of the website and clicking on "2017-18 Enrollment Forms or stopping by the school office."
Waiting List Policies:
In the event that enrollment for a specific class is full, a waiting list will be established.
Waiting list priority will be established based on number of considerations, including but not limited to the following:
Registered members/families of St. Joseph’s Parish or St. Francis de Sales’ Parish with a sibling already enrolled in the school.
Registered members/families of St. Joseph’s Parish or St. Francis de Sales’ Parish who do not have any children enrolled in the school.
Unregistered members/families of St. Joseph’s Parish or St. Francis de Sales’ Parish who agree to register with St. Joseph’s Parish or St. Francis de Sale’s Parish (including families who are transferring from another Catholic school).
Catholic children who attend another parish.
Children of other Christian faiths.
Other applicants not in the above categories.
For questions related to new student admissions, please contact the principal, Andrew Hilliker, at the school office (218-233-0553).
For questions related to the re-enrollment process for returning students, please contact the principal, Andrew Hilliker, at the school office (218-236-5066).
For questions related to the scholarship process or to arrange a meeting with school personnel to further discuss a scholarship award, please contact the school accountant, Kim Noel, at the parish office (218-236-5066).
For questions related to a waiting list please contact the principal, Andrew Hilliker, at the school office (218-233-0553).
For financial questions not related to the scholarship process, please contact the accountant, , Kim Noel, at the parish office (218-236-5066).