St. Joseph School
St. Joseph School
825 Second Street, Verona PA 15147
Phone: (412) 828-7213  
Fax: (412) 828-4008
Principal: Sister Jean Uzupis, C.S.J.

window Welcome to St. Joseph School learn ... to grow
... to make a difference!

  Mission Statement

St. Joseph School in Verona ensures a high standard of academic achievement, personal development, and moral character through which we reflect the unconditional love of Christ.  Implementation of a rigorous academic curriculum allows students to discover their God given talents and maximum individual potential to become part of a strong faith based community rooted in Christ.  Through the support of faculty, families, and parish this learning process empowers students to face the many challenges of the world today.

   Belief Statements

We believe:   

    * That everyone is created by God and therefore is good and has worth.

    * That diversity is valued and instills in our students understanding, compassion, and empathy.

    * That it is essential to educate the whole child spiritually, emotionally, socially, and physically.

    * That each child is important and worthy of an excellent academic education.

    * That the education of each child is a cooperative effort of the school, the child, the family, and the parish.

    * That each child deserves a safe and stimulating learning environment.

    * That daily prayer and Mass attendance enrich the lives of our students, staff, and families.

    * That students are challenged to be lifelong learners academically and spiritually.

    * That adapting instruction to individual needs allows students to reach their highest potential. 

    * That students have the opportunity to express their individual talents.

    * That participation in service projects helps to create respectful and accountable individuals who will help contribute to the global community.

website counter