The mission of St. Joseph Hill Academy, a Roman Catholic elementary school founded by the Daughters of Divine Charity, is to make God’s love visible in the world by empowering its students with a rigorous education rooted in the Gospel of Jesus Christ where Catholic doctrine and values prepare each student for a life of faith, service, and openness to life-long learning.
All persons are created in the image and likeness of God.
Each person possesses unique God given talents and abilities to be shared for
the good of all.
Children learn best in a respectful, safe, and nurturing environment.
All students can achieve and become life-long learners.
Teachers must model and children must interact with compassion, respect and integrity.
PROFILE OF GRADUATES
Graduates of St. Joseph Hill Academy will:
Know Christ and use that knowledge to develop a life of prayer.
Continue to grow in the formation of their faith and conscience based on
Continue to grow in a sense of responsibility to share their God-given talents,
their time, their leadership abilities, and resources with family, school,
church and broader communities.
Demonstrate their ability to apply the knowledge they have learned to think
critically, and communicate effectively in a variety of ways.
Demonstrate an appreciation of the visual and performing arts.
Maintain openness to being a life-long learner by seeking ways to broaden
their knowledge and skill set.