October 2016  
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Upcoming Events

Mon. Oct. 17-Mass today 8:45

Tues. Oct. 18-School Board (changed to Wed. 10/26)
  No Mass today, Rosary is Friday

Thurs. Oct. 20-Spaghetti Dinner/5KPacket Pick up
   Church Hall $5.00 per dinner
    Pre K 3 Fieldtrip to Konows Farm

Fri. Oct 21-World Mission Rosary 8:45 Church

Sat. Oct. 22-5K Mission Run 8:00/Kids Dash 10:00 AM
    Trunk Or Treat 11:30-2:00-West Lot
(Note earlier time)

Mon. Oct. 24-Change The World Monday
     (Bring spare change)

Tues. Oct. 25-Pre K 3 Fire Prevention
      Sock Puppet Contest

Wed. Oct. 26-Fire Prevention grades Pre K-4
        Crazy Sock Day

Thurs. Oct. 27-Pre 3 Halloween Party
        Help Stock Food Pantry Today!

Fri. Oct. 28-Pre K 4 Fieldtrip (No PM Buses)
        Bake Sale for Missions today

Mon. Oct. 31-No Buses today
        Halloween Parties 1:30-3:00

Welcome to St. Joseph School & PRESCHOOL

St. Joseph School
​St. Joseph Catholic
Mission Statement

St. Joseph Catholic School, Manhattan, Illinois, exists for the purpose of providing the highest level attainable of spiritual and intellectual development of the children we serve.  Our goal of providing academic excellence within a Catholic environment is facilitated by strong family involvement, thereby creating an atmosphere of hope, mutual respect, caring, love of Jesus Christ, self and each other. 

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St. Joseph School Office Hours

8:00-3:30 Monday through Friday

 Manna Hours (School Office)

Tuesday and Thursday 2:30-3:30


School Tours are available outside the above times upon request.

Please call the school at 815 478-3951 or

E-mail us at

Open House Preschool-Grade 8
Monday, November 21 9:30-11:30
Stop in for a guided tour,
coffee and donuts
Bring your child, interactive centers and hands on activities for them to join
Parents have opportunity to meet the principal, teachers and speak to parent volunteers and School Board members


IMPORTANT Information


Enrolling for the upcoming Fall of 2016-17

Call the school office for information

Financial Assistance/Scholarships Available

Tuition Transfer Grants Available for New Students

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