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General News and Notices

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Maps to Schools

We have a maps page that provides driving directions to the other schools.  If there's a map that you'd like to see added, just send a request to:

School Calendars

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Brick Paver Program

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Book Lists

Accelerated Reader Book Lists

The book lists for the SJA Library Accelerated Reader program are available online.
Book List sorted by: Author |   Level |   Points |   Title

The files are in pdf format. You'll need Adobe Acrobat Reader to open them:  

Battle Of The Books

The Battle of the Books program is sponsored by the Wheaton Public Library.  For more information, rules and team scores, you can reach the Wheaton Library at

Review questions for the Battle of the Books can be found by clicking on the book titles below:

2008-2009 Junior High Cycle 2 Battle of the Books Notes
Wheaton Public Library Links: [Rules] [Book List]


2008-2009 Junior High Cycle 1 Battle of the Books Notes
Wheaton Public Library Links: [Rules] [Book List]

Elementary Battle of the Books Lists (Archive)
2007-2008 List 1 (PDF)
2007-2008 List 2 (PDF)
Wheaton Public Library Links: [Rules] [Book List]

Elementary 2007-2008 Notes

All of a Kind of Family The Indian in the Cupboard My Side of the Mountain
The Black Stallion Island of the Blue Dolphin Number the Stars
Blue Willow Island on Bird Street Pigs Might Fly
Bobby Baseball Katie John Pippi Longstocking
The Borrowers The Kid in the Red Jacket Sahara Special
The Cricket in Times Square A Letter to Mrs. Roosevelt Sarah, Plain and Tall
Dear Mr. Henshaw Little House in the Big Woods Saving Shiloh
Finding Buck McHenry Love, Ruby Lavender The Secret Garden
Ghost Soldier Love That Dog A Strong Right Arm
Granny Torrelli Makes Soup The Magnificent Mummy Maker Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing
The Great Fire Mr. Popper's Penguins The Trumpet of the Swan
Homer Price Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of Nimh The Whipping Boy
How to Eat Fried Worms Mrs. Piggle Wiggle A Wrinkle in Time

Group A- Previous Year Notes

A Little Princess King of the Wind Thank You, Jackie Robinson
Do Bananas Chew Gum Nory Ryan's Song The Birchbark House
Frindle Phillip Hall Likes Me...I Reckon Maybe The Chocolate Touch
Harriet the Spy Poppy and Rye The Family Under the Bridge
Honus and Me Ruby Holler The Mouse and the Motorcycle
I, Houdini Runt Tuck Everlasting
Ida B. and Her Plans to Maximize Fun Stone Fox Wanted, Mud Blossom
Kids at Work Sounder William Shakespeare and the Globe

Group B- Previous Year Notes

Baseball Fever Flip Flop Girl The Canada Geese Quilt
Beauty Hachiko Waits The Graduation of Jake Moon
Behind the Bedroom Wall Hana's Suitcase The Hundred Penny Box
Ben and Me Owls in the Family The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe
Bunnicula Riding Freedom The Secret Life of the Underwear Champ
Charlotte's Web Snow Treasure The Sign of the Beaver
Doing Time Online The Best Christmas Pageant Ever The Year of Miss Agnes
Junkyard Dog The Bully of Barkham Street The Westing Game

The files are in pdf format. You'll need Adobe Acrobat Reader to open them:  

Library Reading Book Lists and Forms


Labels for Education

SJA is continuing participation in a number of "Labels" programs.  It is a great way for our school to earn FREE "stuff" for our kids. It's easy to help.  Just save the labels from any of the hundreds of products listed here.

Take Charge of Education

Be sure to register your Target® card so St. Joan can receive credit for charges made for purchases made on your Target card. There is no additional cost to you.

  • Register at
  • Stop by the kiosk in the store, or
  • Call 1-800-316-6142