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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

JCA Celebrates Heritage Week October 1-5

In celebration of 150 years of Catholic Education in Will County, Joliet Catholic Academy will be honoring the Carmelites, Joliet Franciscans, former faculty/staff and alumni during the Annual JCA Heritage Week.  On Wednesday October 3rd, JCA will host its 6th annual All School Retreat and Service Day. It is a regular school day and attendance … Read More

JCA announces September Students of the Month

Joliet Catholic Academy President/Principal Dr. Jeffrey Budz is pleased to announce the September Students of the Month: Ryan Bell (Kiwanis Club), Jack Smith (Rotary Club), and Megan O’Brien (Lions Club). JCA is proud of the success these students have exhibited both in the classroom and out in the community. Ryan Bell, son of Tom and … Read More

Homecoming Mass

New this year, JCA will be hosting the Alumni and Friends Homecoming Mass on Saturday, September 29, 2018 at 4:30 p.m. in the new Mary, Our Sister Chapel. All classes celebrating reunions, alumni, and current students and parents are invited to attend. Please join us in celebrating our faith with the entire Joliet Catholic Academy … Read More

Joliet Catholic Academy announces Commended Students in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program

  The principal, Dr. Jeffrey Budz, of Joliet Catholic Academy announced today that Kylie Weis and Jack Smith have been named Commended Students in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program. A Letter of Commendation from the school and National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC), which conducts the program, will be presented by the principal to these … Read More

JCA celebrates Ceremonial Mass and Blessing of new on-campus Chapel

It was a beautiful night at the Ceremonial Mass and Blessing of the Altar for the Mary, Our Sister Chapel on Thursday, September 13, 2018 at Joliet Catholic Academy. This new physical and spiritual center of the building located at 1200 N. Larkin Ave. was made possible by a generous donation from Dorothy and the … Read More

Homecoming Week Activities and Dress Themes

  Homecoming Week Activities & Dress Themes Sept. 23 -Sept. 29   Sunday, Sept. 23 Homecoming Activities: Senior Bowl/Cookout Senior Powder Puff Football Practice and pick teams (12:00-12:45) Senior Powder Puff Football Game (1-1:45) All welcome Senior Class Cook-out (2pm) Seniors and family members only  Monday, Sept. 24 Dress Theme: Tourist/ Hawaiian   Homecoming Activity: … Read More

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