St. Joseph Catholic School is a part of the Archdiocese of Kansas City school system and is located in Shawnee Mission, Kan. It enrolls more than 600 students from kindergarten through eight. The school provides a comprehensive education in all core curricular areas and in middle school includes courses such as English, mathematics, science and American history. It also gives instructions in health and physical education, computer science, art and music. It offers a variety of extracurricular activities including sports such as basketball, swimming and volleyball. St. Joseph Catholic School invites donations to its development fund that is used to support various charitable programs.