News & Events

Bishop Tylka celebrated the sacrament of Confirmation on Tuesday, September 12, 2023 at St. Joseph Church. Nineteen students received the sacrament of Confirmation.

As we reach the end of Catholic Schools Week, PND wanted to celebrate the wonderful faculty, staff, students, and offerings at Peoria Notre Dame! PND is proud to offer a quality Catholic education in a welcoming and caring environment.

Check out this promotional video from Peoria Notre Dame High School.

We are excited to celebrate Catholic education during Catholic Schools Week January 29th – February 4th.

St. Joseph School would like to acknowledge an Alumni of the year. This Alumni would have attended St. Joseph School and continued to be successful in blending their life with their faith. The Education Commission will review submissions and the Alumni of the Year will be announced during our Catholic Schools Week Mass on Saturday, January 28th. This Mass is our kick off to celebrate Catholic Schools Week.

You may drop off this nomination form in the school office, collection basket at Mass, or the Parish office. Nominations are due by January 15, 2023. Please feel free to include additional information with your nomination.


Don’t forget to come out and join us at the Fish Fry tonight from 4-7pm at the Eagles Lodge. We will have a 50/50 and tickets for our Big Raffle available.


Empower Illinois just had their reservation night for families on Wednesday, January 12th. On this night, families signed up to get in line to receive the Empower Illinois Scholarship for the 2022-2023 school year.

These families need your help. They will only receive a scholarship if there are donors to fund the scholarships. What’s in it for the donor? The donor will receive a 75% State Tax Credit. For more information on how to donate, please see this step-by-step guide, email, or contact Ann Hart at the Parish Office.

Monday, March 29th:         1:00pm – 3:00pm

Tuesday, March 30th:         6:oopm – 8:00pm

Wednesday, March 31st:    8:00am – 10:00am