St. John Bosco Catholic School

16035 S 48th Street,
Phoenix, AZ, 85048
     Tel: (480)219-4848
Grades: PK - 8 | 480 students
St John Bosco Catholic School believes that all children, by their God-given nature, can learn.
All learners, users and creators of knowledge are engaged in a dynamic process of discovering who they are in relationship to God, the human family, and nature.
We believe that our community, which includes students, educators, parents, parish members, and clergy, consists of leaders working together as one in God to inspire all to reach their potential.
Furthermore, our community assists in the lifelong development of the whole person, including spiritual, moral, intellectual, emotional, and social growth and physical well being.
We believe that schools provide professional and caring educators who, as positive role models, teach traditions and build character.
They inspire students to learn and support parents as the primary educators of their children.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other religious school association(s)
National Association for the Education of Young Children
National Catholic Education Association
Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 2001

Student Body

Total Students 480 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 31%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 60%
Average Class Size 28 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 4 / Jun. 30
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,126
Tuition Notes Active Catholic Rate. Non-Catholic also considered, but pay a slightly higher rate.
% on Financial Aid 30%
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,655
Acceptance Rate 90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director dabril@sjbosco.org

Sports

Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Flag Football, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryDance,
Flag FootballSoccer,
SoftballTennis,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 13 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Battle of the Books, Catholic Math League, Chess, Environmental Club (CAP), FLL - Lego, John Hopkins Center for Talented Youth, Kangaroo Math, Learning Lab (After School), Math Counts, Science Detectives, Scouting, Spanish Spelling Bee, Spelling Bee Chess, FLL - Lego, Kangaroo Math, Math Counts, Scouting, Spelling Bee, Battle of the Books,
Catholic Math League,
Environmental Club (CAP),
John Hopkins Center for Talented Youth,
Learning Lab (After School),
Science Detectives,
Spanish Spelling Bee,

School Notes:

St John Bosco Catholic School believes that all children, by their God-given nature, can learn. All learners, users and creators of knowledge, are engaged in a dynamic process of discovering who they are in relationship to God, the human family, and nature. We believe that our community, which includes students, educators, parents, parish members, and clergy, consists of leaders working together as one in God to inspire all to reach their potential. Furthermore, our community assists in the lifelong development of the whole person, including spiritual, moral, intellectual, emotional, and social growth and physical well being. We believe that schools provide professional and caring educators who, as positive role models, teach traditions and build character. They inspire students to learn and support parents as the primary educators of their children.

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Profile last updated: 08/04/2013

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