Complete everything on this checklist by the first week of school in August.
PlusPortal: Please notify the main office if you have a new email address in order for us to update the system.
Summer Reading -click on the side button
Books- Consumables will become available August 1st at the Follett Bookstore located at 83 Fort Brown, Brownsville, TX 78520.
SJA ID Card -Each student will be issued a student identification card at the beginning of the year. This I.D. card must always be carried by students while on campus and at school-related events. Lost or missing cards must be immediately reported to the Dean of Students and replaced at a cost of $10.00.
Learning Center (if applicable)
Locks: Locks for school issued lockers are available for purchase at the SJA Bookstore ($8). Locks on all lockers must be an SJA issued lock or the lock will be removed. Students must always keep a lock on their locker to endure safety of their personal belongings.
Parking Permit -All students driving on campus must have a valid SJA Parking Permit to park on campus. Permits are available for purchase for $50 from the Receptionist in the main office. You will need to provide the make, model, year, tag number, car color and proof of auto insurance.
Register for New Bloodhound Orientation
Uniforms -Only pre-approved Lands’ End uniforms can be worn. There are different styles available and different ways to shop.
Online: Click on Uniforms and create or sign-in to your account. Include your student and school information in My Account (or find your School using the Preferred School Number Search: 900139510). Start shopping with your personalized product checklist.
Phone: Call 1-800-469-2222 and reference your student’s Preferred School Number 900139510, grade level and gender. Our team of consultants are available 24/7 for assistance. In-
Store: Visit your local Lands’ End at Sears store. Our associates can help you with sizing information and you can place your Preferred School order online via the store kiosk. Please note, Lands’ End at Sears stores may have a limited product assortment (no logo’d merchandise is available in the store).
Lands’ End Uniform Fitting: Lands’ End has shipped sample uniforms to Saint Joseph Academy for students to try on. Samples will be available in the main office for beginning July 10, 2019 from 8:30 am- 12:30 pm. Ask for Mr. Najera, our Dean of Students.
Get a chance to meet your teachers, see your classrooms, and take a tour of our stunning campus. Meet other students as you learn about school procedures and uniform regulation, school clubs, and sports organizations. New Bloodhounds, please join us on Thursday, August 8, 2019
Our first day of classes will be on Friday, August 9th, 8 AM- 12 PM. The first bell rings at 8:10 AM.
All students will report to homeroom to receive their schedules and then follow a modified bell schedule. In each of their classes, students will receive a course prospectus that lists all classroom procedures/required materials and highlights the content of the course. We will end the day with a pep rally at 11:20 AM so we hope you can join us and show your Bloodhound pride!