St. Josephs School.
St. Joseph's Catholic School in Pewamo, MI proudly celebrates over 100 years (1913-2013) of providing a Christ-centered and faith-filled education. The school currently services students in grades 1st-8th with a curriculum that is aligned with the Diocese of Grand Rapids, the State of Michigan, and the Common Core.
St. Joseph School is accredited through the Michigan Association of
Non-public Schools, with teachers being both certified highly qualified and as Catechists.
The school offers classes in Religion, Math, Science, Social Studies, English Language Arts, Computers, Music/Band, Art, and Physical Education.
Extracurricular activities include membership in the Michigan High School Association for Junior High Volleyball and Track/Field, Boys and Girls Basketball, Cheerleading, knitting, Spiritual Student Council, Sign Language, and various stewardship projects.
Pewamo Elementary School.
Reasons To Consider
Pewamo-Westphalia Elementary School
P-W elementary has a great school environment and has traditionally had some of the best MEAP scores in the state. Our elementary school students have achieved a MEAP score that ranks #1 in the state 13 different times since 1997.
P-W elementary provides a safe and caring environment. Our daily student attendance rate is over 95% and our and our attendance at parent/teacher conferences is traditionally 93%
All students at Pewamo-Westphalia Elementary will have their own IPAD beginning with the 2014-15 school year. In preparation all teaching staff has completed over 60 hours of technology training specific to utilizing these devices in a manner that will produce the greatest educational benefit.
Our community has passed the last 2 bond issues with over 65% approval. We have an awesome, experienced, caring teaching staff.
P-W Elementary offers physical education, art, music, technology and response to intervention.
Pewamo Westphalia Jr./Sr. High School.
See Our "Triple A" Points of Pride!
Consistently high MEAP Scores and highest ACT Scores in the Lansing area. Our MS/HS has been a Reward School, identifying it as being in the top 5% of all schools in Michigan. We've also had aNewsweek Top 700 ranking, and a U.S. News and World Report Top 500 Ranking!
Our band has received straight 1s at marching band district. Drama Program awarded several "Tommy" Awards for recent productions.
Recent State Championships: Girls Track ('15, '13, '10), Competitive Cheer ('10, '08), Boys Track ('08). Numerous State Runners-Up, Regional, District and League (CMAC) Titles in Football, Boys & Girls Track, Boys & Girls Cross Country, Boys & Girls Basketball, Volleyball, Baseball, and Softball.
The high level of integrity, morals, and values being instilled in the students, as well as the academic and athletic achievements have been said to be developing and sustaining "A Champions Culture" in the Pewamo Westphalia Area.