We are a fully accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC). In order to be accredited by NEASC, St. Joseph Catholic Academy continuously conducts self reviews to ensure that it is maintaining high standards of Pre-K through Grade 8 academic excellence. Our comprehensive personalized multi-age, multi-grade curriculum has been created to further enhance individual learning in all subject areas, to foster collaboration and leadership skills.
To promote a rigorous program for our students, the school maintains memberships with the National Catholic Education Association (NCEA) and Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD) so that teachers and staff are able to participate in effective professional development in the areas of student cognition, data analysis, pedagogy and skill-based learning.
NEASC is an independent, voluntary, nonprofit membership organization which connects and serves over 2,000 public and independent schools, technical/career institutions, colleges and universities in New England plus international schools in more than 65 nations worldwide. Founded in 1885, NEASC has been working to establish and maintain high standards for all levels of education – from Pre-Kindergarten to the doctoral level - longer than any other accreditation agency in the United States.