St. John The Baptist School

504 S Broadway St,
Scottdale, PA, 15683-0156
Tel: (724)887-9550
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 Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 9

Student Body

Total Students 151 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 6%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade St. John The Baptist School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby 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 St. Florian Elementary School (10.2 miles away)
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    Mt. Carmel Christian School
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    (724)887-7169
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School Reviews

  • Recommended May 09, 2013 - 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
  • Recommended February 28, 2012 - 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

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