Author Archives: Annie Farnaus

JCA announces January Students of the Month

Joliet Catholic Academy President/Principal Dr. Jeffrey Budz is pleased to announce the January Students of the Month: Luke Gould (Kiwanis Club), Jason Koenings (Rotary Club) and Ella Passehl (Lions Club). JCA is proud of the success these students have exhibited both in the classroom and out in the community.   Luke Gould, son of Kelly … Read More

JCA to celebrate National Catholic Schools Week: FAITH. EXCELLENCE. SERVICE

    National Catholic Schools Week is an annual celebration of Catholic education in the United States in which schools focus on the value Catholic education provides to young people and its contributions to our church, communities, and nation. This year’s celebration takes place beginning the week of January 29 – February 4, 2023.   The … Read More

2023 Hilltopper/Angel Banquet

The 2023 Hilltopper/Angel Banquet featuring Olympic Bronze medalist Kelly Murphy ’08 and WNBA Champion Allie Quigley ’04 is scheduled for Thursday, February 23rd in the JCA gym.   Hilltopper & Angel Banquet | Joliet Catholic Academy (jca-online.org) … Read More

Victory View: December Edition

The Victory View is JCA’s Newspaper Club. They meet weekly and try to cover topics that the students are passionate about: whether it be about the school community, local community, nationally, or globally! Their goal is to produce two physical papers a semester. Click below to read the most recent edition! December 2022 Newspaper … Read More

Semester Exam Schedule

Semester Exam Schedule Monday, December 19 Period A (1) Classes 7:50 a.m. – 8:50 a.m. Period B (2) Classes 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Period C (3) Classes 10:10 a.m. – 11:10 a.m. Announcements & Dismissal 11:10 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.   Tuesday, December 20 Period D/E (4/5) Classes 7:50 a.m. – 8:50 a.m. Period … Read More

JCA announces December Students of the Month

Joliet Catholic Academy President/Principal Dr. Jeffrey Budz is pleased to announce the December Students of the Month: Anthony Birsa (Kiwanis Club), Sarah Ratajczyk (Rotary Club) and Allison McCarthy (Lions Club). JCA is proud of the success these students have exhibited both in the classroom and out in the community.   Allison McCarthy, daughter of Kim … Read More

Joliet Catholic Academy Recognizes 23 students from the Class of 2023 as Illinois State Scholars

(Joliet, IL) Joliet Catholic Academy President/Principal Dr. Jeffrey Budz is proud to announce that 23 members of the Class of 2023 have been named Illinois State Scholars, by the Illinois Student Assistance Commission (isac.org). The State Scholar Program recognizes students attending approved high schools for outstanding academic achievement. State scholar designation provides honorary recognition with … Read More

Last day to purchase Pops and Lollies Tickets!

Joliet Catholic Academy Pops & Lollies Dance Please join us for a memorable night with your dad or that special someone in your life! Date:   Tuesday, November 22, 2022 Time:   6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Location:   Jacob Henry Mansion     20 S. Eastern Ave. Joliet, IL 60433 Ticket purchase deadline is … Read More

JCA announces November Students of the Month

Joliet Catholic Academy President/Principal Dr. Jeffrey Budz is pleased to announce the November Students of the Month: Marley Hennessy (Kiwanis Club), Thomas Kemp (Rotary Club) and Preston Buss (Lions Club).   JCA is proud of the success these students have exhibited both in the classroom and out in the community. Marley Hennessy, daughter of Michael and … Read More

JCA SENIOR MARISSA CORSI ACHIEVES TOP ACT SCORE

Joliet Catholic Academy senior Marissa Corsi, daughter of David and Linda Corsi, earned the highest possible ACT composite score of 36. JCA president/principal Dr. Jeffery Budz said, “On behalf of the JCA administration, faculty and staff, we offer our congratulations to Marissa on her amazing accomplishment. We are so proud of her achieving a perfect … Read More


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