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Grades 1-3


Grades 1-3

Our elementary students experience hands-on learning in a nurturing environment.  Through daily interaction with technology and classroom manipulatives, students grow and learn. Students develop strong peer relationships through inquiry based learning and collaborative work.  With a variety of unique activities, students develop responsibility and independence in a positive learning environment which fosters creativity, exploration, confidence and pride.

Student Activities

-Attend school Liturgies and Adoration
-Accelerated Reader program
-Saxon Math Curriculum
-Spanish (Grades 2-3)
-Physical education 
-Music education 
-Art education 
-Participates in school-wide service projects throughout the year
-Cursive handwriting taught starting in 2nd grade
-Club participation including American Heritage Girls, drama club, and Scouts

School Resources

-School Clinic
-Extended Day progrm available 7:00am-7:45am and 2:50pm-6:00pm
-Technology, including Clevertouch boards, iPads and laptops
-WSJA media room

Student Support Services

K-8th grade students have the following support and services available to them through our ASP (Auxiliary Support Personnel).
-Intervention Specialist
-Reading Specialist
-Math Intervention Specialist
-Speech and Language Services
-School Counselor


"Choosing St Joan of Arc was the best decision that I could have made not only for the cutting edge STEAM curriculum (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) that they offer, but also for the wonderful caring teachers and staff."
-Nicole, SJA Parent, December 26th, 2017

Learn grade specific information:
Mrs. Switlcik 1A