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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


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

Meals on Wheels volunteers needed

JCA has a 30 year history with the Meals on Wheels program in Joliet. One day a week, a representative of JCA has delivered a meal to a home-bound senior citizen and hopefully brightened their day a little in the process. During the summer, this program continues and it takes many parents, students and staff … Read More

2nd annual Hall of Champions Business & Industry class announced

JCA president/principal Dr. Jeffrey Budz is pleased to announce the 2nd Annual Hall of Champions: Business & Industry.  The mission of the Hall of Champions: Business & Industry is to honor SFA, JCHS, and JCA graduates for accomplishments throughout their professional careers ranging from medicine, law, education, entertainment, business, technology, and more. Last year’s honorees … Read More

May JCA Parent Pride Newsletter is now available

Joliet Catholic Academy’s May Parent Pride Newsletter is now available. Catch up on all the latest news around 1200 N. Larkin Ave. today. Read more here >> … Read More

JCA Baseball to host Step Up to Strike Out ALS Fundraiser baseball game 4/26 at Route 66 Stadium

This Friday, April 26, 2019  at 7:30 p.m. Joliet Catholic Academy Hilltopper baseball is hosting its second annual Step Up to the Plate and Strike Out ALS fundraiser game against St. Patrick High School at Joliet Route 66 Stadium in downtown Joliet. This year the teams will be playing in honor of Jack Lausch whose … Read More

Main Office and School Closed for Easter Break April 19-28

Joliet Catholic Academy will be closed beginning Good Friday, April 19 until April 28. The main office will reopen and classes will resume on Monday, April 29. … Read More

11 more JCA student-athletes sign National Letters of Intent

Congratulations to the following JCA student-athletes who participated in today’s National Letter of Intent Signing Day.   We will have complete video and more photos from the event shortly.   BASEBALL: Maxwell Cullen – Loras College John McGinnis – Elmhurst College   FOOTBALL: Raymond Meyer, IV – College of the Holy Cross (MA) John Nash … Read More

Scheibe, Voss, ’08, ’09 volleyball and ’09 baseball teams inducted ESCC Hall of Fame

Joliet Catholic Academy athletic director Mr. Dan Sharp is proud to announce the following inductees into the East Suburban Catholic Conference Hall of Fame: head volleyball coach Christine Scheibe, head baseball coach Jared Voss, the 2008 and 2009 State Championship Girls Volleyball teams and the 2009 State Championship Baseball team. The individuals and teams were … Read More

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