Saint Joseph Academy, Adrian MI

1896-2012 St. Joseph Academy was a Catholic school sponsored by the Adrian Dominican Sisters in Adrian, MI. Over its 115 years of education, it had many configurations, including girls' boarding school, high school, elementary & middle school, as well as being the first home to the Montessori preprimary and toddler programs.

Operating as usual

Photos from Saint Joseph Academy, Adrian MI's post 12/12/2014

Sister Leonor Esnard is searching for former students who made up the first Montessori preprimary class at St. Joseph Academy in Adrian, Michigan in 1971-72. These students would have been ages 3-4 at the time in the class taught by Sister Leonor and Sister Anthonita Porta. Sister Leonor would love to find out how they are doing and perhaps plan a reunion. If you know how to get in touch with any of these people, please contact ADMTEI (Adrian Dominican Montessori Teacher Education Institute) or email Sister Leonor directly at [email protected]. Thanks for your assistance in this project!
- Andrea Abercrombie
- Erin Moore
- Sarah Jacob
- Michele Malarney
- Melissa Henegan
- Matthew "Bucky" Garno
- Lucy Garno (Hagedorn?)
- Stephanie Mujat
- Melissa Gay
- Alec Fisher
- ? Shannon ?
Here are the students she has already found:
*Martha Stewart
*Frances Stewart
*Andrew Taylor
*Wendy Ross Umbriac
*Cobie DeLespinasse
*Stephanie Hickman
*Matthew Yocum

Timeline photos 12/07/2012

Winterfest this weekend in Adrian--lots to see and do!

Winterfest Maps are done!

11/21/2012

Giving Thanks at Thanksgiving, Charitable Ideas for Kids - FamilyEducation.com

http://fun.familyeducation.com/slideshow/thanksgiving/54723.html
Happy Thanksgiving to all our friends and family!

Giving Thanks at Thanksgiving, Charitable Ideas for Kids - FamilyEducation.com Find 10 tips on how to give back this holiday season.

08/01/2012

If anyone is interested in helping with long-term administration of this FB page for friends and alumni of SJA, please message me! Let me know your connection to the school and any ideas you may have for keeping this page going. Thanks!

06/06/2012

Field Day 2012

Field Day photos now on the school website photo gallery:
http://sjaschool.org/gallery/main.php?g2_view=core.ShowItem&g2_itemId=12211

Field Day 2012

Timeline photos 06/06/2012

Congratulations to our 2012 Peace Award Winners! Thanks to all who came together for our final Closing Prayer Service tonight.

06/05/2012

Reminder: The all school prayer service begins at 6:30 pm in St. Dominic Chapel. Montessori families and students are welcome to sit anywhere, but please note reserved seating for elementary, kindergartners and staff. See you tonight!

06/03/2012

Reminder: please bring your time capsule creations to the Closing Prayer Service (Tuesday 6:30pm) or bring to the school by noon on Tuesday. Thanks!

05/28/2012

On this Memorial Day, we remember the men and women who served. All gave some, Some gave all.

05/24/2012

School T-Shirt Day on Friday!

05/22/2012

THANK YOU to Linda Knape and all the volunteers who helped make for a wonderful soccer season!

St.Joseph Family Day | News | Daily Telegram / Lenawee Connection 05/20/2012

St.Joseph Family Day | News | Daily Telegram / Lenawee Connection

Pictures of our Celebration in the Sunday Telegram.
http://lenconnect.mycapture.com/mycapture/folder.asp?event=1473027&CategoryID=16145&ListSubAlbums=0

St.Joseph Family Day | News | Daily Telegram / Lenawee Connection The Daily Telegram, your source for the latest breaking local news, sports, weather, business, jobs, real estate, shopping, health, travel, and entertainment.

05/19/2012

Thank you to everyone who came out for our event today. We had a beautiful day and a wonderful turn out!

05/18/2012

The SJA Farewell Celebration is Tomorrow! The event is from 11am - 4pm on the school grounds. Come to share memories, eat and play. See you there!

SJA Farewell Community Celebration 05/15/2012

SJA Farewell Community Celebration

Big event this Saturday! Don't forget to spread the word!

SJA Farewell Community Celebration

05/13/2012

Happy Mother's Day!
If you have a mom, there is nowhere you are likely to go where a prayer has not already been. ~Robert Brault

05/07/2012

Soccer is canceled for today due to weather.

05/07/2012

Volunteer Appreciation and Talent Shows tomorrow at 2:00 and 6:30 PM! RSVPs appreciated...

05/02/2012

School Mass Thursday (5/3/12) at 10 a.m. in St. Dominic Chapel--all are welcome!

05/01/2012

http://www.lenaweegreatstart.org/downloads/Diaper_Drive_Flyer_2012.pdf

In case you didn't see this, we now have a donation box by the Toddler Entrance for the LGSC Diaper Drive.

http://www.lenaweegreatstart.org/downloads/Diaper_Drive_Flyer_2012.pdf

04/29/2012

Last Scrip order Monday at 8:30am! Big thanks to Lisa Gillin and all those who have helped with this wonderful program!

04/25/2012

Reminder: The Community Celebration Committee will be meeting tonight at 6:30pm in the library on the 2nd floor. All are welcome!

04/23/2012

Scrip order Monday morning! April 30 will be our last Scrip order.

04/17/2012

Family Fun Night is this Thursday, April 19 from 6:30 pm-7:30 pm. We are hoping for nice weather so we can be on the playground, but if the weather doesn't cooperate, we will be in the school cafeteria. We never require it, but did you RSVP yet?!

04/12/2012

No school Friday, April 13 due to Conferences (childcare available). Enjoy your weekend!

Videos (show all)

Adrian High School Performs at SJA
SJA Christmas Mass Highlights (Dec 21, 2010)
"Drummunity" at the Family Fall Festival 2010
Montessori Children's House at St. Joseph Academy

Location

Category

Products

On-line SJA Spiritwear Shop: http://cafepress.com/sjaspiritwear

Telephone

Address


Adrian, MI
49221

Other Schools in Adrian (show all)
Adrian College Social Work Program Adrian College Social Work Program
110 S Madison St
Adrian, 49221

The Bachelor of Social Work Education Program at Adrian College.Students completing this program receive the BSW degree required for licensure as a social worker in many of the states of the U.S.

Adrian Dominican Montessori Teacher Education Institute Adrian Dominican Montessori Teacher Education Institute
1257 E. Siena Heights Dr.
Adrian, 49221

ADMTEI provides graduate, undergraduate and non-degree courses in early childhood for AMS Montessori Teacher Certification.

Operation Education @ Adrian College Operation Education @ Adrian College
110 S Madison St
Adrian, 49221

Operation Education offers a disabled American veteran, who was injured during combat in Afghanistan or Iraq post Sept. 11, 2001, a full scholarship toward earning his or her college degree. To apply: http://www.adrian.edu/apply/operation_edu.pdf

Adrian College Athletic Training Program Adrian College Athletic Training Program
110 S Madison St
Adrian, 49221

Visit our website: http://grad.adrian.edu/athletic-training.php

Adrian College Adrian College
110 S Madison St
Adrian, 49221

Madison Elementary School Madison Elementary School
3498 Treat Hwy
Adrian, 49221

Welcome to Madison Elementary School!

Adrian College Department of Art & Design Adrian College Department of Art & Design
Mahan
Adrian, 49221

The Department of Art and Design is located in the Mahan Center on Adrian College Campus in Adrian, Michigan.

Brad Skinner Guitar Instruction Brad Skinner Guitar Instruction
325 S Main St, Ste 103
Adrian, 49221

LISD TECH Center LISD TECH Center
1372 N Main St
Adrian, 49221

The mission of the LISD TECH Center is to provide, through Partnerships, the best life-long, learner-centered education; and, by using applied Technology, continue to be a leader in preparing learners for a changing world.

Hog Wild Custom Roasting And Catering Hog Wild Custom Roasting And Catering
2367 Sutton Rd.
Adrian, 49221

Better than the best BBQ you've ever tasted!

Adrian College Alumni and Development Adrian College Alumni and Development
110 S Madison St
Adrian, 49221

Keep up with the latest Adrian College Alumni & Development news.