St. John The Baptist Catholic School

217 Fitch Street,
Healdsburg, CA, 95448-0954
Tel: (707)433-2758
Grades: PK - 8 | 229 students
Challenging the Intellect, Nourishing the Spirit for over 60 years - Saint John the Baptist Catholic School in Healdsburg is dedicated to continuing the work of Christ while providing each individual with the opportunity to achieve academic excellence and make a positive contribution in the world.
The Catholic Church, through the ministry of the Catholic School, teaches Gospel values.
Children of all faiths who appreciate the morals, principles, and ideals of a Catholic education have opportunities to experience care and concern for themselves, classmates, family, and local/global communities.
The needs of the whole child are addressed through a Catholic education using a variety of strategies that develop the spiritual, academic, cultural, social, emotional, physical, and artistic facets of each individual.
The school, partnered with the parents, supports each child in the process of growing, while developing an appreciation for life-long learning and service to the local and global community.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported ADD, ADHD, Dyslexia
Year Founded 1956

Student Body

Total Students 229 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 20%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade St. John The Baptist Catholic School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 15%
Average Class Size 23 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 15 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,180
Tuition Notes Financial Aid available
% on Financial Aid 17%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000
Acceptance Rate 100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Dr. Colleen Bruckmann

Sports

Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballTrack and Field,
Volleyball

School Notes:

    Why Choose SJS? High-Achieving Students
    • 100% of recent graduates receive honors their first semester at Cardinal Newman High School.
    • Advanced student scores on standardized testing.
    • 90% student participation in extracurricular activities such as band, theater productions, chess and athletics.
    • On-Campus Technology and Resources
    • Laptop computers in upper grades, IPads to be introduced early 2014.
    • Interactive SMART boards in every classroom including Music.
    • Superior on-campus library and gymnasium.
    • Supportive Teachers
    • Small class size with teacher assistants at every grade level to ensure low student to teacher ratio.
    • Two teacher assistants in grades Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten for even smaller ratio.
    • Full-time counselor to provide best opportunities for every child to find success.
    • Full-time resource specialist to accommodate all levels of learning.
    • Affordable before and after school child care with the option of tutorial programs and study hall.
    • Arts and Athletic Opportunities
    • Foreign language, art, music, technology and physical education as part of core curriculum.
    • Competitive athletic program.

    Profile last updated: 12/03/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Rio Lindo Adventist Academy (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Healdsburg Montessori School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Windsor Christian Academy (4.1 miles away)
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