Parents of Students 5th & 6th
As your son continues his journey through education, we understand the importance of selecting the right junior high school to provide him with a strong foundation for his future academic and personal growth.
At Saint Stanislaus, our goal is to help you acquire information, comprehend the curricular and extracurricular activities, and address any inquiries you may have.
Here are some of the key advantages of a Saint Stanislaus junior high education:
- Academic Excellence: Saint Stanislaus offers a well-rounded curriculum focusing on core subjects like math, science, language arts, and social studies.
- Holistic Education: Our Catholic junior high curriculum focuses on developing not only academic skills, but also moral values, character, and spirituality. We strive to nurture well-rounded, compassionate, and ethical students.
- Character Formation: We emphasize character development virtues like honesty, integrity, and perseverance. Through service projects and involvement in the community, students learn the value of giving back and making a positive impact.
- Extracurricular Activities: Saint Stanislaus offers a variety of extracurricular activities to enrich your son’s experience. Whether it’s sports, robotics, or clubs, these activities can help your son develop new skills and interests outside the classroom.
- Supportive Environment: Junior high is a transitional period for your son. Saint Stanislaus prioritizes a strong sense of community, positive teacher-student relationships, and academic and emotional support resources.
- Preparation for High School and Beyond: Students who complete their junior high education at Saint Stanislaus are equipped with a solid academic foundation, strong moral compass, and excellent interpersonal skills that prepare them to excel in our high school and beyond it.
We understand that this decision is of great importance to you and your son’s future. Our team is available to provide guidance, answer questions, and assist you throughout the process. Together, we can ensure that your son’s junior high school experience sets the stage for a successful and fulfilling educational journey.
Here are a few resources to get you started
Schedule A Tour
You can schedule a tour when you are ready to learn more about Saint Stanislaus. During the tour, you’ll get to explore our facilities, meet our faculty and staff, learn about our unique curriculum, and discover the wide range of extracurricular activities we offer.
Attend Our Special Events for 5th & 6th Grade Boys | Fall of 2023
Saint Stanislaus hosts events during the fall that are tailored for young boys in 5th and 6th grades. These events allow you and your son to experience Saint Stanislaus in person.
Friday, September 15 | 5:30 – 7:00 pm: Game Day Experience
Meet the Rock-A-Chaws football team and band, participate in games and activities, enjoy food and drink, and go “inside the huddle” with varsity football coach Tim Lala during a chalk talk.
Photos from the event.
Thursday, October 12 | 8:00 am – 2:00 pm: Explore Science
One special day for students to bring textbook learning to life. Discover new knowledge in the fields of Life Science, Marine Science, Physical Science, and STEM through fun and interactive experiences.
We welcomed 120+ students representing 12 public and private schools for this event.
Tuesday, October 17 | 6:00 – 8:00 pm: Info Night at Patio 44 – Gulfport
We invited interested parties to attend our information session which provided valuable insights into the Saint Stanislaus curriculum and the numerous benefits of a Catholic education for your son.
Tuesday, November 14 | 5:00 – 7:00 pm: Open House
Students and parents toured the campus and learned about the academics, athletics, and extracurricular activities.
Thursday, January 18 | 4:50 – 6:10 pm: Day Student Interview Night
Day student applicants are required to schedule an interview with a member of the admissions team. A prospective student may also schedule an alternative date by contacting the admissions department.
Admission Calendar for 6th Grade Boys
|Tuesday, December 12, 2023||Application deadline for 2024-25 School Year|
|Thursday, January 18, 2024||Day Student Interview Night|
|Tuesday, January 30, 2024||Admissions Decision | Acceptance Packets Mailed|
|Friday, March 9, 2024||Early Bird Registration Fee Deadline|
|Thursday, April 11, 2024||Rock Night – We Welcome New Students|
Attend Saint Stanislaus Camps and Events
Saint Stanislaus provides a range of camps and events for boys and girls in elementary school all year round. These camps cover athletics, robotics, marine science, and more. To stay updated on upcoming events and activities, we invite you to visit our Rock Camp page, subscribe to the Rock Report, and follow us on Facebook.
Join Us for a Rock-A-Chaw Sporting Event
Join the excitement of Rock-A-Chaw High School and junior high athletics by attending one of our many sporting events throughout the year. According to Stacker Media, Saint Stanislaus has been ranked as the second-best school in Mississippi for athletics. You can check out our athletic pages or the school calendar to keep track of the upcoming schedules. Don’t miss out on the action!
Consider a 529 Savings Plan for Private School Tuition
Thanks to the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, you can now use 529 savings plans to pay up to $10,000 per student per year for private, public or religious elementary, middle, and high school tuition. Learn more about the 529 Plan for private education.
Thank you for your interest in Saint Stanislaus! We are excited to get to know you and share more about our school. If you have any specific questions, feel free to reach out to me. Go Rocks!
Jeremy Clark ’98
Director of Admissions
(228) 467-9057 x249