St. Joe’s students excel on SAT exam

StJoesSATscoresCMYKSt. Joseph Catholic School in Waconia participated in the Northwestern University’s Midwest Academic Talent Search (NUMATS).  Northwestern University of Illinois offers advanced testing opportunities to students who demonstrate superior academic skills on standardized academic tests. Northwestern University invited several St. Joseph students to take the actual full-length SAT college entrance examination. Eighth grade students, from left, Jordan Ludwig, Emily Willenbring, Robert Dahlin, Kalista Jager, and Sylvia David took the SAT examination and exceeded the national average of college-bound seniors on one or more of the three main academic strands on the SAT (Reading, Math, and Writing).