Academics

St. Joseph Regional Catholic School is committed to developing faith-based students both academically and spiritually. St. Joseph forms a school community of faith, teaches the message of the Gospel, provides experiences in liturgy and prayer and encourages students in service.

The curriculum of St. Joseph Regional Catholic School acts in accordance with the academic requirements set by the Diocese of Birmingham and the Alabama Education Department. The standards based curriculum can be accessed here.

The curriculum is enhanced with the following programs: Alphabetic Phonics, Accelerated Reading and Star Testing in both math and reading.

The teachers of St. Joseph have been trained in the following areas: differentiated learning, developing Understanding By Design units, examining disaggregated data to tailor learning, and uses of current technology for the students. Teachers also receive monthly professional development to continue their training.

St. Joseph encourages each student to learn, to lead, and to live responsibly in today’s world.