Category Archives: News

4th of July Weekend Main Office Hours

The main office at Joliet Catholic Academy will be closed from Wednesday, July 3 through Friday, July 5. Normal summer office hours will resume on Monday, July 8 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.  … Read More

July Parent Pride Newsletter now available

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

JCA athletic director Dan Sharp inducted into National High School Athletic Coaches Association Hall of Fame

JCA athletic director Mr. Dan Sharp ’74 was recently selected to the National High School Athletic Coaches Association Hall of Fame. Sharp was inducted at the 2019 NHSACA National Convention on June 26 in Bismark, North Dakota. Sharp, who returned to Joliet Catholic Academy as the football coach in 1997 after a four-year run as … Read More

Summer Assignments

Summer assignments were distributed to last year’s freshmen, sophomores, and juniors in their respective classes. Incoming freshmen receive their summer assignment through the mail. Summer assignments will also be available on the JCA website, www.jca-online.org, under the Student tab.   Click Here to access the 2019 Summer Assignments.    Please direct any questions to JCA … Read More

JCA announces May Students of the Month

Joliet Catholic Academy president/principal Dr. Jeffrey Budz is pleased to announce the May Students of the Month: Anthony Fleischauer (Kiwanis Club), Alissa Victoria Araneta (Rotary Club), and Mary Allgood (Lions Club). JCA is proud of the success these students have exhibited both in the classroom and out in the community. Anthony Fleischauer, son of Joe … Read More

Summer Main Office Hours

Summer hours begin Monday, May 27 through Thursday, August 15; Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m.  – 2 p.m. The school will be closed on Fridays. Summer hours will be posted in the main entrance, on the website, and on the digital sign on the corner. We will return to regular main office hours on Monday, … Read More

JCA announces senior awards at annual Baccalaureate Liturgy

The Joliet Catholic Academy Class of 2019 was honored on Wednesday, May 15 at the Cathedral of St. Raymond’s during the annual Baccalaureate Liturgy and Honors Ceremony. Graduates took part in a mass led by Bishop R. Daniel Conlon and then received awards highlighting the numerous accolades the Class of 2019 garnered during their high … Read More

JCA announces April Students of the Month

Joliet Catholic Academy President/Principal Dr. Jeffrey Budz is pleased to announce the April Students of the Month: Joshua Bolek (Kiwanis Club), Matthew Trizna (Rotary Club), and Kylie Weis (Lions Club). JCA is proud of the success these students have exhibited both in the classroom and out in the community. Joshua Bolek, son of John and … Read More

Final Exam Schedule – End of the year announcements

Semester Exams for Freshmen, Sophomores, and Juniors   Tuesday, May 21 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 11:10 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.   Wednesday, May 22 Period D or E (4 or 5) … Read More

#SaveMyScholarship

Governor Pritzker has voiced his interest in gradually dismantling and then wholly eliminating Illinois’ Tax Credit Scholarship program, more commonly known as the Invest in Kids program. In fact, currently the Invest in Kids Act is the ONLY cut in the entire state budget. This is especially concerning because in it’s first year alone more than 7,000 Illinois students … Read More


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