St John The Baptist School

19 Chestnut St
Peabody, MA 01960-0196
Tel: (978)531-0444
Grades: PK-8 | 485 students
In 1893, the Sisters of Notre Dame opened St. John the Baptist School to educate the children of the parish.
Today, St. John's continues to provide a quality Catholic education for students in Pre-Kindergarten through grade eight from our Parish and several other North Shore Communities.
As a parent at St. John's you are in a unique position to really get involved in your child's education.
All families are required to donate fifteen hours of their time each school year.
Families are urged to put some of these required hours into committees that are formed to school events.
Parents are able to fulfill this requirement in a variety of areas.
We welcome you to take an active role, not only in your child's future, but also the future of St. John the Baptist School.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students 485 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade St John The Baptist School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Bishop Fenwick High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Joseph School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Joseph School (1.3 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Peabody
    Grades: 9-12 | 563 students
    1.2 miles
    99 Margin St
    Peabody, MA 01960
  • Salem
    St. Joseph School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 150 students
    1.3 miles
    160 Federal Street
    Salem, MA 01970
  • Peabody
    A Childs Place
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 56 students
    1.5 miles
    119 Lynnfield St
    Peabody, MA 01960
  • Peabody
    Holy Childhood Nursery - Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-K | 79 students
    1.5 miles
    5 Wheatland Street
    Peabody, MA 01960
  • Salem
    Grades: PK-8 | 26 students
    1.8 miles
    89 Margin Street
    Salem, MA 01970

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