From the Office

Parents, be sure to check your child's Wednesday packets carefully. You should have received the Spring Fair Packet and information about tuition for the 2017-2018 school year today.

Father Daughter Dance

All Dad's and their daughters are invited to the annual Father Daughter Dance. The dance will be held on Friday February 24th fro 7:00 to 9:00. This years theme is "My Biggest Fan." Come dressed in matching jerseys, cheerleaders and football players, umpires or any sports related costume. See the attached flyer for more details.

Closed for the Holidays

St Joseph will be closed February 27th to March 3rd because of the Mardi Gras holidays.

March Menu

Below is the March lunch menu to help you plan out your child's lunch schedule.

Strawberry Fest Parking

We need volunteers to help with this fundraiser. Please use the link below to register for a shift on Saturday, April 8th or Sunday, April 9th. This is a great fundraiser for our school and is coordinated by the Crusader Dads.
Moms and Dads can help with this event. All proceeds help our school!!/showSignUp/20F094DAAAB2CA4FA7-strawberry

Cheer Tryout Meeting

Anyone interested in trying out for the 2017-2018 Cheer team will need to attend the mandatory parent tryout meeting Thursday night for 5:30 in Mrs Bankston's room in the main building.

Parent Teacher Conference

Parent/Teacher Conferences will be held for students in Pre-K through 2nd Grade on Friday, March 10th. Students in these grades do not have school on this day and parents should have received a letter today with directions for signing up for a conference time.



Fish Fry

The Knights of Columbus will have a FISH FRY DINNER on Friday, March 3, 2017. Dinners will be served from 4:30 til 7:30 pm at the Knights of Columbus Hall at 1701 Pecan Ct. in Ponchatoula. You can Eat In or Carry Out! Tickets are $8.00 and can be purchased before/after all Masses the weekends of Feb. 11/12 and Feb. 25/26. If you have any questions please call Mr. Buddy Williams at (504) 252-2031

PHS Talent

The Ponchatoula Jr. High School PTSO is excited to announce the 5th Annual Ponchatoula's Got Talent Show coming up on Saturday, May 6th. This is a community-wide event that gives ANY Ponchatoula student a chance to express themselves, show-off their talents, and win a cash prize.
If you are interested in auditioning or have any questions,
Email us at
Visit our website
Or visit our Facebook Page

Coming Soon...

  • February 23rd (Thursday) Mandatory Parent Meeting for cheer tryouts

  • February 24th (Friday) Father Daughter Dance

  • February 21st (Tuesday) Home and School Meeting

  • March 7th (Tuesday) March Birthdays

  • March 10th (Friday) 6-8th Exams

  • March 13th (Monday) 6-8th Exams

  • March 14th (Tuesday) 6th - 8th Exams

  • March 17th (Friday) Cheer Tryouts after school

  • March 20th (Monday) NO BUSES

  • March 22nd (Wednesday) Report Cards

  • March 23rd (Thursday) Spring Pictures

SJS Pelican Tickets

St Joseph School Group Night

Wednesday March 1st 2017 @ 7:00 pm

Order your tickets through Renweb if you are interested. See the attached flyer for details.

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