St. John Evangelist Catholic School

9400 Wicker Avenue
Saint John, IN 46373-0463
Tel: (219)365-5451
Grades: PK-8 | 393 students
Jesus Christ is the foundation of our Catholic grade school, therefore, St. John the Evangelist School, in partnership with family and parish is committed to enhancing the dignity of each individual; developing moral values; nurturing emotional and social skills; and fostering academic excellence for every child within a faith-filled environment.
St. John the Evangelist School believes that childhood is the most critical period for the development of attitudes, habits, capabilities, and skills, and that the curriculum encompasses all that a child experiences in his life at school. The pastor, principal, staff, teachers, parents, and other community members lay the foundation for a love of learning, a desire to grow in charity, and the critical thinking skills needed to be a truly educated person.  

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Education Association
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1846

Student Body

Total Students 393 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade St. John Evangelist Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 21 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Details on website)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition rates on the website
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Angie Buchanan
Admissions Associate Renee Rodimel


Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
SoccerTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 13 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Academic, Art, Band, Boy, Chess, Drama, Geography, Girl, Math, Robotics, Spanish, Spell, Student Academic, Art, Band, Boy, Chess, Drama, Geography, Girl, Math, Robotics, Spanish, Spell, Student,

School Notes:

  • Spiritual Development
  • Academic Excellence
  • Advanced Technology
  • A Safe, Supportive, Community Atmosphere
  • Fine Arts & Enrichment Programs for All Students

Profile last updated: 08/21/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Protestant Reformed/heritage Christian Schools (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Protestant Reformed/heritage Christian Schools (2.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Micheal Elementary School (3.4 miles away)
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  • Dyer
    Grades: KG-12 | 223 students
    2.6 miles
    10790 Calumet Ave
    Dyer, IN 46311
  • Schererville
    Grades: PK-8 | 342 students
    3.4 miles
    16 W Wilhelm St
    Schererville, IN 46375
  • Schererville
    Grades: 9-12 | 240 students
    3.5 miles
    134 W Joliet St
    Schererville, IN 46375
  • Dyer
    St. Joseph School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-9 | 126 students
    4.2 miles
    430 Joliet St
    Dyer, IN 46311
  • Schererville
    Grades: NS-8 | 185 students
    4.7 miles
    7300 Forest Ridge Drive
    Schererville, IN 46375

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The average private school tuition in Indiana is $4,425 for elementary schools and $9,110 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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