Letter from Director McGriff

March 26, 2020 Dear Joplin Area Catholic Schools Staff and Families, Thank you for the time and effort you have dedicated in partnering to provide an excellent Catholic education for JACS students.  We are truly blessed to have each of you as part of the JACS family...

Diocese update on COVID-19 March 25

The Diocese of Springfield-Cape Girardeau announced that the Catholic schools in the Diocese will extend the closure until Friday, April 24. The Diocese will reevaluate if we will extend the suspension of our educational programs longer. Please see the graphic and the...

Enrollment Update

DEADLINE EXTENDED – April 8, 2020 Enrollment update: In an effort to keep each of the parish’s staff safe, we wanted to share an update on enrollment for the 2020-2021 school year. St. Peter’s Catholic Church: Will email the Stewardship Commitment packet...

Local Restaurants

Catholic owned restaurants and restaurants who have or previously had children/family in the JACS system to support during the COVID-19 shut down. Below is a list we compiled with links to their Facebook page, phone number and details on ordering. Please reach out to...

Celebration of Schools

Six faculty members from the Joplin Area Catholic Schools were recognized as 2019-2020 Teacher of the Year Recipients at the Celebration of Schools held at MSSU on Oct. 29.  Senator Bill White and State Representative Bob Bromley took a picture with recipients Emily...

Benefactor and Educator Awards

Each year, during Catholic Schools’ Week, the Joplin Area Catholic Schools recognizes the Benefactor of the Year and the Outstanding Educator of the Year for above and beyond service to the JACS community and in the classroom. Nominate today: Benefactor of the...