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Welcome to the St. Joseph Catholic High School website, the first school website on St. Croix, Virgin Islands. It was started on August 31, 1996 and has been continuously updated since that time and most of the original pages are still online. It has been looked at by over 137,942 visitors from all over the world!

 St. Joseph Catholic High School is fully accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools until May 1, 2013. 

Recent Announcements

SJHS Web Portal

SJHS Alumni Website

SJHS Alumni Newsletter

SJHS Alumni Registration

Go to sjhsvi.com (New Starting Domain for SJHS, easy to remember. Bookmark it.)

 

New Mission, Beliefs, and Profile of Graduates (HTML Version)

New Mission, Beliefs, and Profile of Graduates (PDF Version)

New Mission, Beliefs, and Profile of Graduates (Flip Page Version)

New Mission, Beliefs, and Profile of Graduates (Audio Version)

 

22 years ago on September 17, 1989, Hurricane Hugo hit St. Croix and destroyed St. Joseph High School.

Read the Hurricane Hugo Articles about St. Joseph High School from the Congressional Record.

Don't miss the 40 Links to SJHS Web Pages from 1996 to 2005 (10 more links than before)

 

Starting the New Academic Year at St. Joseph High School

Click on the picture below for a larger view with descriptions

(from pages 8 and 9 in the October 2011 Catholic Islander)

start of school year

 

Tropical Storm Irene hit St. Croix on August 21, 2011. Below is a graph of the barometric pressure from St. Joseph High School showing the quiet period which was equivalent to the "eye" of the future hurricane. Given the data, the students in the Physical Science Class made their own graphs when school resumed on August 23. Click on the image below for a larger version.

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The Cross on top of the pole at the center of the SJHS campus was repainted on August 6, 2011. Click on either image below to see a short video of the event.

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St. Joseph Catholic High School Class of 2011

St. Joseph Catholic High School 2011 Graduation Video

The 2011 St. Joseph Catholic High School Graduation Flash Video is 23 minutes long and works best with a steady 400 Kbps or higher download speed)

The 2010 St. Joseph Catholic High School Graduation Flash Video (28 minutes long, 400 Kbps or higher)

 

 

April 2011 Catholic Islander Cover

Fr. John Mark, Pastor of St. Joseph Church and a 1986 graduate and valedictorian of St. Joseph High School, is appointed Principal for the 2011-12 school year. Read the story on Page 9 of the April 2011 online issue of the Catholic Islander by clicking on the above cover.

St. Joseph Catholic Church, St.Croix, VI

NEW St. Patrick Church NEW

 

SJHS Campus

The SJHS Campus

 

SJHS Campus

The SJHS Campus and St. Joseph Catholic Church

 

Senior Trees

The blooming Senior Flamboyant Trees on July 4, 2011. Click here or on the above photo for a larger view.


Slide Show of the A+ Events of Catholic Schools Week at St. Joseph Catholic High School. Click here or on the above photo

 

Recent Announcements

SJHS Web Portal

SJHS Alumni Website

SJHS Bookstore

Previous Main Page of October 2011

SJHS Choir

Members of the St. Joseph Catholic High School Choir in the St. Joseph Catholic Church choir loft at the school Mass on 10/20/10. The audio of some of the the hymns sung by the choir can be selected at the link below.

Listen to Selected hymns from the St. Joseph Catholic High School Choir (with only the flash graphic at the top of this page.)

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Honor Roll Students, St. Joseph Catholic High School, April 6, 2011 on front steps of the school

 

BVM St. Joseph

Statues of the Blessed Virgin Mary and St. Joseph with the baby Jesus in the school library. Click on the picture to enlarge it.

 

Students show their academic honors certificates for the second marking period in front of St. Joseph Catholic Church after the School Mass on January 19, 2011

See the photo of the academic honor students for the first marking period

Heavy campus rainfall from Invest 93 sent students home early on November 10, 2010 and the front roadway became a stream of water.

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Click on the above photos for large views.

rain video

Click on above photo for a short flash video of the rain of November 10, 2010.

egrets

Egret outside Building 2 on October 29, 2010. There is only one egret. The photo has been processed to appear as 2 egrets. Click on the photo for a large, still view.

Campus Rain Water Accumulations from Tropical Storm Otto on Oct. 7, 2010

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Click on the above photos for large views.

 

Because the center was far away, Hurricane Earl did little damage at St. Joseph Catholic High School at its peak approach during the afternoon of August 30, 2010. However, there were higher winds and rainfall that can be seen in the 2 minutes and 35 seconds flash video which is available from the link below. It is best viewed at a constant internet speed at 400 kbps or higher. (There is an internet speed check link below.)

Hurricane Earl Weather Effects at St. Joseph Catholic High School

View The Beautiful Campus of SJHS Slideshow, Summer of 2010 (Choose from 4 different formats.)

 

O Mary, conceived without sin, pray for us who have recourse to thee.

Pray the Rosary every day.

A Rosary Walk in Paradise (a 20 minute flash video which shows the flowering Flamboyant trees on the SJHS campus during the recitation of the luminous mysteries of the rosary.)

A Rosary Walk in Paradise (faster loading, less quality version) 

 

Fr. John Mark Appointed President of St. Joseph High School (read the article at the St. Croix Source) 

 

SJHS Photos from 2009-10

Search back to 1996 with Quick Menu

Previous Starting Page

The Senior Flamboyant Trees on August 16, 2009 (Click on photo for larger versions.)

Photo of the school office with a Flamboyant tree in full bloom

Go to the Easter Greetings! from St. Joseph Catholic High Schools

Don't miss the 40 Links to SJHS Web Pages from 1996 to 2005 (10 more links than before)

 

The St. Joseph High School Rap - HTML Version

The St. Joseph High School Rap - Audio Version (computer generated rap)

The Catholic Schools Rap - HTML Version

The Catholic Schools Rap - Audio Version   (computer generated rap)

Bishop Herbert Bevard's First Mass at SJHS in 2008 - See the Flash Video Clip

Go to Welcome to St. Joseph Catholic High School , a Flash presentation.

Go to Reach New Heights at St. Joseph High School , a Flash presentation.

 

Take a look at the beautiful campus and surroundings by clicking on the 3 photos below. If you have the proper attachment, you can also view a virtual reality version of each photo. The files for all of the photos are large and may take a few moments to load.

A 360 degrees panoramic view from the bottom of Mt. Pleasant showing the sea, St. Joseph High School and St. Joseph Church - Click on the photo for a larger view.

 Go to the Quicktime Virtual Reality Version of the above photo.

A 360 degrees panoramic view from inside the octagon. - Click on photo for a larger view.

Go to the Quicktime Virtual Reality Version of the above photo.

A 360 degrees panoramic view from inside the SJHS sports field. - Click on photo for a larger view.

 Go to the Quicktime Virtual Reality Version of the above photo.

  ST. JOSEPH HIGH SCHOOL - A PROUD PAST AND A NOBLE FUTURE - VIDEO (This is a Quicktime Video. The video is a small section from the 1 minute video ad contest. It features Kenrick Roberts, Class of 2003.)

Prayer Downloads Below

Br. James' Prayers at the Start and Ending of Class (8 1/2 X 11 inch pdf version)

Br. James' Prayers at the Start and Ending of Class (8 1/2 X 11 inch pdf version, repeated twice for student copies)

 

Diocese of St.Thomas in the Virgin Islands

The Catholic Islander Online

St. Joseph Catholic Church, St.Croix, VI

Local Catholic Links 

Links to Catholic Websites

 

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Fr. John Mark

Principal

St. Joseph Catholic High School

#3 Mt. Pleasant, Route 2, Frederiksted

St.Croix, VI 00840

Phone: 340-692-2455

School Fax: 340-692-2458

 

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