John F Kennedy Catholic School

Tel: (636)227-5900
Grades: 9-12 | 266 students
John F. Kennedy Catholic High School is a co-educational institution, operated by the Catholic Archdiocese of St. Louis, offering a college preparatory program that is inclusive of different levels of academic abilities.
All students receive individualized attention that encourages academic excellence, while fostering spiritual, physical and social growth.
Our work includes goal setting to improve student performance, self-study to establish strategies promoting student success and peer evaluation by an outside team providing assessment of our plans.
Demonstrated school improvement supported by data is an on-going process required for accreditation.
John F. Kennedy Catholic High School offers a multi-level curriculum enabling each student a solid, Catholic education.
The Kennedy curriculum is designed to offer each student a foundation for them to build on in order to pursue a successful college education.
A Kennedy graduate will also think critically and logically allowing him/her to be successful in his/her life path.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1968

Student Body

Total Students 266 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
5%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade John F Kennedy Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
67%
Average Class Size 20 students
Number of AP Courses 5 courses
Average ACT score 24
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(We also have a formal dress code on certain days throughout the year.)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $12,000
Tuition Notes this included books and a personal lap top computer for every student.
% on Financial Aid
33%
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Mark Clynes

Sports

Total Sports Offered 14 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Diving, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
DanceDiving,
FootballGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
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The average private school tuition in St. Louis County, MO is $8,657 for elementary schools and $14,698 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in St. Louis County, MO is 85% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).