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JCA to host Entrance Exam for Incoming Freshmen/Current 8th Graders on 12/1

Entrance Exam: Saturday, December 1, 2018 – 8:00 a.m. Pre-Exam Workshop: Wednesday, November 28, 2018 – 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.   Saturday, December 1, 2018, Joliet Catholic Academy will host its annual Entrance Exam  for current 8 th  grade students considering JCA as their choice for high school next fall. Eighth grade students should arrive no later than 7:50 a.m. and … Read More

IHSA State Volleyball Finals Ticket Information

Joliet Catholic Academy Girls Volleyball State Finals tickets go on sale tomorrow in the JCA Main Office. Tickets are $8 each and must be purchased for each game. State Semifinal Game JCA vs. Sterling Friday, November 9, 2018 4 p.m. State Third-Place Game Saturday, November 10, 2018 4 p.m. Class 3A State Championship Game Saturday, November … Read More

Tickets to JCA Drama’s Fall Play: Rumors are now available online

  Come see the 2018 JCA fall play production of Rumors by Neil Simon!   Thursday, November 15 th at 7:00 p.m. Friday, November 16 th at 7:00 p.m. Saturday, November 17 th at 1:00 p.m. (Understudy Matinee) Saturday, November 17 th at 7:00 p.m.   Shows take place at the Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park Theatre at 201 Jefferson St., Joliet, IL 60432.   Tickets … Read More

JCA announces October Students of the Month

Joliet Catholic Academy President/Principal Dr. Jeffrey Budz is pleased to announce the JCA October Students of the Month: Emily Morrissette (Kiwanis Club), Jennifer Krizka (Rotary Club), and Miguel Moreno (Lions Club). JCA is proud of the success these students have exhibited both in the classroom and out in the community. Emily Morrissette, daughter of Matt … Read More

Joliet Catholic Academy senior Alyssa Gomez to perform at 27th Annual USF Writers’ Conference

Joliet Catholic Academy senior Alyssa Gomez has been invited to perform three of her original poems, including the award-winning “Across the Border” and “I am” at the 27th Annual University of St. Francis Writers’ Conference. The USF English Department sponsored event features keynote speaker poet and professor of creative writing and film studies, Simone Muench. The … Read More

Joliet Catholic Academy holds 6th annual All-School Retreat and Service Day

Joliet Catholic Academy engaged in its 6th annual All-School Retreat and Service Day on Wednesday October 3. This year JCA expanded to include the freshman class as well, as the senior class, all engaged in community service projects in the greater Joliet area. The seniors and freshmen worked in mixed groups, a great way to … Read More

Joliet Catholic Academy announces annual Spirit Raffle winners

JCA’s annual Spirit Raffle concluded last week, with a drawing held Friday, October 5. Each year, the JCA Spirit Raffle is a supporting activity that helps reduce overall tuition by 10%, bridging the gap between tuition and the full cost to educate students. The results of the Spirit Raffle Drawing are as follows: First Prize – … Read More

Parent Teacher Conferences

Parent Teacher Conferences will be held during two time periods in the JCA Student Activity Center/large gymnasium. All parents can enter the Student Activity Center via the Ingalls Ave. entrance. Conferences will be held during the following time periods: 2:00-4:30 p.m. 5:30-7:30 p.m. … Read More

Winter Sports Tryout Information

Any questions or concerns about tryouts should be directed to the contact person for your specific sport. Contact the school at (815) 741-0500 or Click Here to view the faculty and staff contact list. JOLIET CATHOLIC ACADEMY TRYOUTS/PRACTICE WINTER SPORTS—2018 Any Angel or Hillman wishing to go out for Girls or Boys Winter Sports must turn in … Read More

October Parent Pride Newsletter

  Each month JCA publishes a Parent Pride Newsletter containing upcoming events and important deadlines approaching during the 2018-2019 school year. You can also find the latest news at our website:   In the event that you miss the deadline to publish something in the newsletter, please contact the Communications Office at and we will still … Read More

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