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JCA senior Olivia Adamic wins NEHS September Flash Fiction Challenge

  Congratulations to JCA senior Olivia Adamic on being named one of the September winners of the National English Honor Society’s Flash Fiction Challenge. The Flash Fiction Challenge is a six-word story submission contest. Adamic’s submission was featured in NEHS’s Museletter. “Math” – Society’s math lesson for today: division.  Adamic participates in Newspaper Club and … Read More

JCA seniors named semifinalists in the 2021 National Merit Scholarship Program

(Evanston, Illinois) Today officials of National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) announced the names of approximately 16,000 Semifinalists in the 66th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. These academically talented high school seniors have an opportunity to continue in the competition for some 7,600 National Merit Scholarships worth more than $30 million that will be offered next … Read More

JCA announces new faculty and staff additions

Joliet Catholic Academy is proud to announce the following faculty and staff additions to begin the 2020-2021 school year: Mr. Kevin Keller – Theology Teacher, Theology 1 & 2 Biography/Educational Background: Mr. Keller is a native of the southside of Chicago and a friend of people from around the region and world. Although he went … Read More

Monday, September 7; Labor Day – No School

There will be no school on Monday, September 7 in honor of Labor Day. The main office will be closed. Classes will resume and the main office will reopen on Tuesday, September 8.  … Read More

September Parent Pride Newsletter

    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.   Is there an important event or headline coming up in September that we missed? Contact us below so that we can post through social media, the JCA … Read More

Update: JCA announces details of Return to School Plan

Dear JCA Parent(s)/ Guardian(s), We are truly excited to be going back to school in August and have a plan that will give our students the most in-person instruction while maintaining the least amount of exposure to their peers. No plan is perfect, and it seems that there are new guidelines each day, but we … Read More

Returning Student Orientation Assignments

Friday, August 21, 2020 Sophomores report 8 a.m.  – 9:30 a.m. Juniors report 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Seniors report 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Each class will be split alphabetically into four groups. The groupings by last name are included below. Each group will enter the school from one of two entrances (main gym … Read More

August Back to School Parent Pride Newsletter

JCA Families,   These five past months have been some of the most challenging we all have endured, and the curveballs thrown at scheduling over the past week with storms, power outages, water main breaks, etc. have not helped. The good news is that our community (parents, students, teachers and staff) is resilient! One of … Read More

JCA Main Office Closed 8/17

The JCA Main Office is closed on Monday 8/17. The office will reopen for regular office hours on Tuesday, August 18 from 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. … Read More

Freshman Parent Orientation 8/16 CANCELLED – Water Main Break

Class of 2024 Parents, We regret to inform you that today’s JCA Parent Orientation scheduled for 2 p.m. has been cancelled due to a water main break located along Ingalls Ave. in the Joliet Catholic Academy neighborhood. Tomorrow’s faculty celebration Mass will be moved to Tuesday. JCA will send all parents an orientation video on … Read More


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