Application for admission of new students will take place each year beginning in January. Transfer students are welcome to complete the process year round.

For admission to kindergarten, children must be five by September 1 of the enrollment year. For grade one, a child shall be six by September 1. Regarding admission, St. Jude School will not discriminate based on sex, race, religion, national origin, age, physical handicap or disability.

​The following forms must be present upon registration:

  • Baptismal certificate, if applicable
  • Birth Certificate
  • Medical records – It is mandated by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania that all children entering kindergarten or grade one present documented proof of the following immunizations:
Diptheria3 toxic
Tetanus3 toxic
Polio3 Trivalen oral vaccine
Measles, Mumps, Rubella1 after age 12 mos.
HIB (Hepatitis)1
HIBV (Hepatitus B)3

We will be happy to make copies of any certificates or documents.

​All new applicants will move through the application process consisting of:

  • School Visit
  • Conference with the Principal
  • Completed Diocese of Erie registration packet
  • $50 registration fee, checks payable to Erie Catholic School System 
  • Transfer Slip and transcript of records
  • Copy of Report Card
  • Proof of Parent Custody (Where applicable: copy of divorce decree or court ordered separation agreement)

If you have any questions or would like to request a registration packet, please call the school office at 814/838-7676.