St John The Baptist School

504 S Broadway St
Scottdale, PA 15683-0156
Tel: (724)887-9550
Grades: PK-8 | 121 students
Saint John The Baptist School is a Catholic School Community comprised of children, parents, faculty and staff whose purpose is the education of early childhood through Grade eight.
Our aim is to bring each member of this community of faith into a living relationship with Jesus Christ through prayer, instruction and experience and to educate the total student to the best of his/her potential in the areas of spiritual, moral, intellectual, personal, social emotional, and physical development.
Each member is encouraged to participate more fully in both their faith and civic communities through worship and service.

School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students 121 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade St John The Baptist School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Mt. Carmel Christian School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Harvest Christian Academy (1.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Harvest Christian Academy (1.5 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Derry
    Grades: PK-8 | 70 students
    1.5 miles
    224 Pittsburgh St
    Derry, PA 15627
  • Mount Pleasant
    Verna Montessori School
    Montessori School (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 134 students
    2 miles
    268 Prittstown Rd
    Mount Pleasant, PA 15666
  • Mount Pleasant
    Grades: K-12 | 66 students
    2.1 miles
    1231 Mount Pleasant Rd
    Mount Pleasant, PA 15666
  • Connellsville
    Grades: 7-12 | 156 students
    4.9 miles
    611 E Crawford Ave
    Connellsville, PA 15425
  • Connellsville
    Grades: PK-6 | 140 students
    5.4 miles
    613 E Crawford Ave
    Connellsville, PA 15425

School Reviews

Great school!! Better then the public schools in the area. Really good for kids with learning problems. You don''t have to be Catholic to go here. I have two girls with autism that go here. This schools the best.
- Posted by Parent, 05/09/13
This school is an absolute gem ! If you are looking for the perfect fusion of academic excellence with values-based education... then this is the place for you ! A Christ centered, individualized, sensitive,and inclusive environment awaits your child ! They" know our children by name" !
- Posted by Parent, 02/28/12

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