Bryce Young Named Head Boy’s Lacrosse Coach

2022-05-17T12:05:29-04:00May 17th, 2022|

SJA Community,

I am pleased to welcome Mr. Bryce Young to the Saint Joseph Academy Community as Director of Communications and Head Men’s Lacrosse Coach. Mr. Young will be tasked with heading our communications department, a role well-suited for him as he previously served in this role at St. Augustine Prep. This position will afford SJA the opportunity to improve its external and internal communication. Mr. Young will also play a vital role in the admissions process for prospective students.

As you may or may not have heard, SJA will be launching men’s and women’s lacrosse in the Spring of 2023. If you know anything about lacrosse […]

Tim Fingerhut Named Athletic Director & Ice Hockey Coach

2022-04-08T15:13:46-04:00April 8th, 2022|

SJA Community,

I hope this email finds you well as we approach the Easter Break. On behalf of the Board of Trustees, I am proud to announce that Mr. Tim Fingerhut has accepted my invitation to become SJA’s Athletic Director. I am also excited to announce that SJA will be adding Ice Hockey to its athletic program in which Mr. Fingerhut will be its Head Coach. Mr. Fingerhut is stepping into this position for Mrs. Anne Marie Mercado who was recently named Dean of Student Life.

Mr. Fingerhut is a 1990 graduate of the Canterbury School (New Milford, Connecticut) where he excelled in three […]

School-Year Stress: Considerations & Coping Strategies

2021-02-22T11:24:44-05:00December 15th, 2020|

Tactics to boost teenagers’ emotional well-being in a pandemic environment

There’s no doubt that teaching is a truly rewarding and challenging career path. This year, however, the typical challenges that teachers face have been far surpassed. Educators are juggling more than ever before—and working with students who have new emotional needs in a pandemic learning environment.

For parents, too, this year brings with it a lot of uncertainty, forcing them to step into uncharted territories while trying to ensure that their children receive the same level of education that has been afforded in years prior. These are critical years—when much college prep is done. They are moments in time that deserve full […]

Advantages of a Private vs. Public Education

2021-02-22T11:25:44-05:00December 11th, 2020|

A private school education can open the door to a brighter future. We’re breaking down the top 5 advantages here.
In August, as the pandemic continued and parents faced the difficult decision of where their children would be best supported for the start of another school year, Time Magazine reported a growing trend. Across the U.S., parents were pulling their kids from public schools and putting them into private ones.

The pandemic hasn’t been the only thing spurring the growth of the private school system, however. There are currently about 35,000 private schools in the country, offering an individualized and high-quality education to students at all grade levels. When […]

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