St. Joseph School

Principal's Welcome

Miss Barrett

Welcome to St. Joseph School Wilmette! St. Joseph is a special place where education has been apart of our parish and community for more than 150 years.

Nationally recognized in 2017 as a U.S. Department of Education “Blue Ribbon School”, St. Joseph’s mission is to provide every child with a thoughtful, caring, and faith-based environment they need to succeed both academically and spiritually. Our curriculum and seasoned staff is focused on shaping your child to become a well-rounded, creative, and empathetic person - grounded in faith but limitless in what they can achieve.

Our Vision is Our Goal

Academic Excellence
  • Development of the Whole Child

  • Hands-on Involvement

  • Purposeful Play

  • Gross and Fine Motor Development

  • Language Development

  • Curiosity & Growth Mindset 

  • Executive Functioning Skill Building

Moral Character
  • Empathy, Compassion & Kindness for Others

  • Integrity & Honesty

Respectful & Morally Guided

  • Leadership & Confidence

Catholic Faith
  • Relationship & Love of God 

  • Relationship with the Church

  • Service, Social Justice, & Citizenship 

  • Participation in Prayer Services