In the admissions section of this site you can learn all about the admissions process: download an application, find out about our information nights, read our mission and philosophy, schedule a visit, become versed in our student learning expectations (SPARCCLS), pore over what other families are saying about SJC, determine how to transfer enrollment to SJC, review our tuition rates, and pencil in our screening assessment dates.

Learn more by following the links below and please feel free to contact us if you have any questions (408)252-6441 or


Applications for the 2018-2019 school year are now available for download. You may also pick up a copy of the application from our school office if you wish.

If more than one child is applying for admission, you will need to submit one application for each child who is applying.

Thank you for your interest in St. Joseph of Cupertino School.

Preschool Application

Kindergarten Application

Grade 1-8 Application

All Grades On-line Application

Mission & Philosophy

The school's mission, philosophy, and student learning expectations (SPARCCLS) are all closely intertwined with Catholic values and guide all that we do as we educate the "whole child".

Mission & Philosophy SPARCCLS

Open Houses & Tours

The school offers a formal open house for all grades Preschool through Eighth Grade in late January/early February each year. In addition, there is a Preschool and Kindergarten Open House each November.

Private school tours are offered year round for those who can't attend our Open Houses. Please contact our school office at (408) 252-6441 to schedule a tour.

Open Houses & Tours

Student Learning Expectations

Our Student Learning Expectations are our (SPARCCLS) which stands for being: Spiritual, Peaceful, Academically Prepared, Respectful, Confident, Community Oriented, Life-Long Learners, and Strong Communicators.

Student Learning Expectations


Every year families write testimonials about SJC as a whole. Learn what others are saying about Cupertino's only Catholic school.

Family Feedback

Transfer Students

Located in the heart of the Silicon Valley, St. Joseph of Cupertino School recognizes that parents are constantly relocating to the area because of jobs in the hi-tech industry. Therefore, SJC happily accepts transfer students mid-school year.

Transfer Students


The tuition rates for the upcoming school year are set in late February/early March. Learn more about the current tuition rate and structure for preschool and for kindergarten through eighth grade.



Each applicant is given a screening assessment. To facilitate the administration of these assessments dates have been scheduled to assess the bulk of new applicants. If the current testing schedule doesn't work for your child's schedule we can schedule an alternative time for screening.

Testing Schedule


FACTS is a tuition payment plan company that works with SJC to allow parents to pay on a monthly basis. St. Joseph of Cupertino also offers discounts to families who pay tuition in full in July, and families who make semi-annual payments in July and January.

Tuition Management