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During this very active hurricane season, please remember us and those in other locatons in your prayers. Please join us in saying the Hurricane Season Prayer. Don't forget to pray for a speedy recovery after Hurricane Maria. Prayer works, that's for sure!
On Tuesday evening, September 19, 2017, the Category 5, Hurricane Maria started to come near St.Croix and at around 2 AM on Wednesday the eyewall approached the west end of the island. St. Joseph High School is near the west end. Much damage was done to St. Croix but the buildings of St. Joseph High School stood up well. Thank you for the prayers, they really worked!
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With the ending of the curfew towards the end of October, St. Joseph High School is now operating with a regular and full schedule starting at 7:30 AM and ending at 3:15 PM.
Hurricanes Irma and Maria inflicted major damages to the Catholic Diocese of the U.S. Virgin Islands of St. Thomas, St. John , and St.Croix. Please help with your prayers and Donate to the Hurricanes Relief Collection for the Catholic Diocese of the U.S.V.I.
An Invitation to Come to St. Joseph High School
Come to St. Joseph High School - a short video - click here or on the above image
View the 7 minute Welcome Video Presentation
Even though the buildings of St. Joseph High school withstood the effects of Hurricane Maria, there were other damages which included the loss of many textbooks. You can donate to the Hurricane Relief Fund for St. Joseph High School by sending your donation by mail. Make the check payable to St. Joseph High School and write in that it is for the Hurricane Relief Fund. Mail it to:
Fr. John Mark, Principal
St. Joseph High School
3 Mount Pleasant, Route 2
Frederiksted, VI 00840- 4609
The entire Catholic Diocese of the U.S.V.I. experienced much damage from Hurricanes Irma and Maria. The Diocese also does much to help raise funds for the entire Diocese. That includes St. Joseph High School. Visit the website of the Catholic Diocese of the U.S.V.I. to find out more about how you can make a donation to the Diocese.
28 years ago on September 17, 1989, Hurricane Hugo hit St. Croix. Read about St. Joseph High School in the Hurricane Hugo Articles in the Congressional Record of February 2, 1990
View the 40 Minute MP4 Video of the St. Joseph High School 2017 Commencement Ceremony
SJHS Campus Summer of 2015 Slideshow SJHS Campus Summer of 2015 Slideshow (flash fits browser size)
SJHS Campus Summer of 2015 Slideshow (mp4 fits browser size)
SJHS Slideshow from 2014-15 Second Semester
SJHS Slideshow from 2014-15 Second Semester (mp4 fits browser size)
SJHS Campus Winter of 2014-15 Slideshow
View the 19 Minute Flash Video of the St. Joseph High School 2016 Commencement Ceremony
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The St. Joseph High School Class of 2017 posed for this photo after the Graduation Commencement on June 4, 2017, Pentecost Sunday. It was held at St. Joseph Catholic Church from 3 to 5 PM. Seated in the photo are Bishop Herbert Bevard of the Diocese of the U.S. Virgin Islands on the right and Fr. John Mark, Principal of St. Joseph HIgh School on the left.
The St. Joseph High School Class of 2017 posed for this photo after the Baccalaureate Mass on May 20, 2017. It was held at St. Joseph Catholic Church during the 5:30 PM Saturday Mass. The Class of 2017 is scheduled to have their Graduation Commencement at St. Joseph Catholic Church on Pentecost Sunday, June 4, 2017 beginning at 3 PM.
Photo of a dove mural, which is a symbol of the Holy Spirit, on the outside wall of the St. Joseph High School Chapel on St. Croix.
Come, Holy Spirit
Come Holy Spirit! Fill the hearts of thy faithful!
And enkindle in them the fire of thy love.
Send forth Thy Spirit, and they shall be created,
And thou shall renew the face of the earth!
Some of the High Honors recipients are pictured on the front steps of St. Joseph High School after the achool Mass on January 18, 2017.
Some of the Honor Roll recipients are pictured on the front steps of St. Joseph High School after the school Mass on January 18, 2017.
Some of the High Honors recipients are pictured on the front steps of St. Joseph High School after the achool Mass on November 9, 2016.
Some of the Honor Roll recipients are pictured on the front steps of St. Joseph High School after the school Mass on November 9, 2016.
The St. Joseph High School Lady Saints 2016 Volleyball Team are pictured in front of the blooming Flamboyant trees during October 2016.
On World Food Day, October 16, 2016, a team of three St. Joseph High School students won a First Place Trophy in the Super Chef Competition which was one of the activities that took place during the World Food Day events at the St. Croix campus of the University of the Virgin Islands. The three students on the team were Xiaxiang Washington, Team Captain, Grade 12; Kezia Williams, Grade 10; and Sevon Washington, Grade 11.
During the summer of 2016, Kadysha Schoonmaker, Grade 11, took part in a Coral Research and Conservation Program at the Mote Lab in Key West, Florida; Lailoni Cantor, Grade 10, took part in the Junior Statesmen Summer School Program at Georgetown University; and One' Carrington, Grade 12, attended a course at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island.
St. Joseph High School 12th grade students, Wadeema Berry and Djenne Green are shown entering the St. Joseph High School Office Building on the first day of the new school year on August 22, 2016.
Click on the image below to view A Rosary Walk in Paradise made on the campus of St. Joseph High School, St. Croix in 2009 (HTML 5, MP4 Version)
A Rosary Walk in Paradise(flash Version)
Br. James Petrait, OSFS