St. Joseph Catholic School announces its open house for school year 2011-2012.

“Are you looking for a school that teaches preschool through eighth grade, with strong and challenging academics, a strong fine arts program, where students, teachers and parents work together in a student friendly and safe environment?” a spokesman said. “If so, you are cordially invited to St. Joseph School Open House from 9-11 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 24, and from 8-11 a.m. Tuesday, March 1.”

Open enrollment for the surrounding community begins Wednesday, March 2. Now is the time to tour the school and meet the faculty and staff while openings are still available. Those who prefer an individual tour can contact Maribeth May, development director, at 972-937-9557/972-937-0956 or e-mail 

SJCS is located at 506 E. Marvin, Waxahachie.