Join the St. Jose Defender Family!


STEP 3: Complete and submit the admission paperwork and fee 

STEP 4: The Head of School will interview all prospective students and families.


Along with your completed application packet, we ask that you bring the applicable documents listed below. Please contact the school for document support.

  • New Family Application Packet (click to open)

  • Official Cumulative Record or Transcript of Previous Grade
         - Report Card, Testing Data, Academic Accommodations from previous school

  • Current Immunization Records 

  • Emergency Information Card

  • Official Birth Certificate

  • Baptismal Certificate (if applicable)

  • Communion Certificate (when applicable)

  • Current legal court documents (if applicable)

  • I-20 for International Students

  • If a student is transferring from another Catholic school, all accounts must be cleared at the sending school before registration and enrollment can be completed.


Completed applications may be mailed, faxed, e-mailed or dropped off in person M-F between 10 a.m. - 2 pm. 

2020-2021 Student Tuition and Fees

Application Fee

Application:                  $50 (New families!)



On or Before April 30th: $200

Starting May 1st:           $300


Tuition & Fees

Full-time:                    $7,235

Part-time (3 day):        $4,620

Part-time (2 day):        $3,360


Enrichment and Sports activity fees will vary in season and length.  Fees may range from $150 - $350.

Payment Options

Payments accepted by cash, check, or money order and credit/debit cards (A 3% transaction service fee applies to all debit/credit card transactions.)  Must be registered in FACTS Tuition Management Program regardless of plan.

  • Pay in full tuition by June 1, 2020 and receive a 4% discount. (FACTS annual fee $20)

  • Pay in Ten equal monthly installments – June 2020 – March 2021. (FACTS annual fee $50)

  • Pay in Twelve equal monthly installments – June 2020 – May 2021. (FACTS annual fee $50)


Potential Discounts

  • Family discounts for full-time sibling enrollment

  • Pay in full discount


Tuition Assistance

Apply for tuition assistance with Hope for the Future! 




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St. Jose Sanchez del Rio Catholic School
                         21140 Gathering Oak, San Antonio, Texas 78260 
210-497-0323    Fax:  (210) 497-5792