St. John Catholic School

45 Monroe Street
Westminster, MD 21157-0211
Tel: (410)848-7455
Grades: PK-8
St. John Catholic School offers a vibrant, faith-based academic environment for students in Preschool through Grade 8.
Guided by St. John Catholic School's core principles of Christ-centered learning and Christ-modeled love, students are taught to embrace Catholic values as they develop into educated community-minded citizens.
With a dynamic academic curriculum, St. John Catholic School applies current technology and learning strategies to obtain a high level of achievement from its students.
Our exceptional faculty and staff are dedicated to making our students' academic and spiritual development their number one priority.
Our graduates are well-prepared for a bright future using the skills and principles learned at St. John Catholic School to become engaged academic, business and community leaders.
A tradition for nearly 150 years, St. John Catholic School is guided by the Archdiocese of Baltimore and is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.
St. John Catholic School's solid academic curriculum has been developed in concert with the Archdiocesan course of study and regulations of the Maryland State Department of Education.
St. John Catholic School is situated on the thirty acre Carroll County campus of St. John Catholic Church, located at 45 Monroe Street in Westminster, Maryland.   

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1866

Student Body

Total Students n/a
Student Body Type Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,796
Tuition Notes Financial aid available. Multi-student discounts. Parishioner and non-parishioner rates.
Admissions Director Gabby Peregoy


Total Sports Offered 1 sports
Sports BasketballBasketball


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Cooking Club, Electronics Club, Running Club, School Band, School wide Liturgy every Friday Cooking Club, Running Club, School Band, Electronics Club,
School wide Liturgy every Friday,

School Notes:

  • Saint John School is a Catholic, co-educational elementary (Pre-K-8) school of St. John Roman Catholic Church. We offer a warm and caring enviornment to each of our students. St. John School provides an education rooted in the Roman Catholic faith. This education is grounded in proven academic methodologies and balances personal development with responsibility towards others. The gospel calls us to enkindle our student's spiritual, intellectual, and physical capabilites for the greater honor and glory of God. We believe our students are the future of the church; therefore, we commit to this purpose.

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Carroll Christian Schools (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Carroll Christian Schools (1.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Christian Preschool & Kindergarten Program (1.4 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Westminster
    Christian Preschool & Kindergarten Program
    Daycare / Preschool (Presbyterian)
    Grades: NS-PK | 120 students
    1.4 miles
    65 Washington Road
    Westminster, MD 21157
  • Westminster
    Grades: PK-12 | 222 students
    1.5 miles
    550 Baltimore Blvd
    Westminster, MD 21157
  • Westminster
    The Forbush School At Westminster
    Special Education School
    Grades: 5-8 | 15 students
    1.6 miles
    1135 Business Pkwy S Ste 40
    Westminster, MD 21157
  • Westminster
    Grades: K-9 | 65 students
    1.8 miles
    531 Old Westminster Pike Ste 100
    Westminster, MD 21157
  • Westminster
    Crest Lane Sda Church School
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    Grades: PK-8 | 27 students
    2.8 miles
    324 Crest Lane
    Westminster, MD 21157

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