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Late Start Schedule 2/21

Due to potentially hazardous and icy road conditions during the morning commute, JCA will be on a Late Start Schedule Wednesday, February 21, 2018. 8th Grade Math and Science classes will be cancelled tomorrow. Bus routes will pick-up one hour later than typical pick-up time. Late start schedule Period A: 9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Period B: 9:35 … Read More

JCA welcomed keynote speaker Mr. Vincent Cornelius in honor of Black History Month

JCA was honored to welcome guest speaker Mr. Vince Cornelius ’82 to an all-school assembly on Friday, February 16, 2018 in honor of Black History Month. Mr. Cornelius related his life story to current JCA students, and he gave credit to his mother, Lorrayne Cornelius, a Washington Junior High School teacher for 34 years. Lorrayne … Read More

JCA to host Step Up Day for area 7th grade students March 8, 2018

Want to experience a typical high school day at JCA? Meet JCA students and teachers to get a taste of the high school life at JCA’s Step Up Day for 7th Graders on Thursday, March 8, 2018 from 9:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. All 7th grade students from area private and public schools are invited … Read More

JCA senior Caitlyn Spreitzer named to IHSA All-State Academic Honorable Mention Team

Joliet Catholic Academy Athletic Director Mr. Dan Sharp is proud to announce that senior Caitlyn Spreitzer has been named to the IHSA All-State Academic Honorable Mention Team. IHSA Assistant Executive Director Stacey Lambert announced the 26 members of the 2018 IHSA All-State Academic Team presented by Caterpillar on Tuesday, February 13, 2018.  “This group is the best of … Read More

JCA senior Adam Valera competes at National Field Archery Association’s “Vegas Shoot”

Joliet Catholic Academy senior Adam Valera recently participated in the National Field Archery Association’s The Vegas Shoot, known as the largest and most prestigious indoor archery tournament in the World. The Vegas Shoot annually attracts over 3,500 novice to Olympic archers from around the Globe and includes 3-intense days of no error competition. The Vegas … Read More

School Cancelled Friday, February 9, 2018

Due to the upcoming snow storm, Joliet Catholic Academy will be closed tomorrow, Friday, February 9, 2018. All after school activities are also cancelled. … Read More

Boys basketball 1/9 cancelled and rescheduled

The boys basketball games for Friday, 2/9/18 v. St. Pat’s at JCA have been cancelled and rescheduled to Saturday, 2/10/18 due to the inclement weather expected for Friday. Sophomore game will start at 1:00 p.m. and Varsity will start at 2:30 p.m.. in the main gym. Freshmen games will start at 1:00 p.m. in the auxilliary gym. … Read More

JCA announces 2017-2018 1st Semester Honor Roll

Joliet Catholic Academy is proud to announce the First Semester Honor Roll. Students are sorted by alphabetical/grade level, grade school, and parish. 428 current students have been honored for their academic achievements from the first semester. Congratulations to our Hilltoppers and Angels on all their hard work during the 2017-2018 school year. Click Here to view the … Read More

February Parent Pride Newsletter

JCA Parents,   The February 2018 edition of JCA’s Parent Pride has been posted below. Catch up on all the upcoming news and events during the 2017-2018 school year.   JCA’s February Parent Pride Newsletter is now available >> CLICK HERE   You will notice that we are changing the format of the newsletter to utilize … Read More

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: Matthew Gochee (Kiwanis Club), Andrew Gould (Rotary Club), Kylie Thornburg (Lions Club), and Ryan Arnold (Exchange Club). JCA is proud of the success these students have exhibited both in the classroom and out in the community. … Read More

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