St. John's Preparatory School

72 Spring Street
Danvers, MA 01923-0192
Tel: (978)774-1050
Grades: 9-12 | 1200 students
Service to the community
Service to the community
St. John's Preparatory School is a Xaverian Brothers sponsored secondary school for young men.
Founded in 1907, St. John's offers a rigorous academic program, leadership training, opportunities for spiritual growth, extensive extracurricular activities, a variety of intramural sports, and a highly successful athletic program.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Year Founded 1907

Student Body

Total Students 1200 students
Student Body Type All-boys
% Students of Color
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade St. John's Preparatory School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Average Class Size 18 students
Number of AP Courses 21 courses
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Khaki or dark pants, collared shirt, dress shoes)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Dec. 15
Yearly Tuition Cost $19,950
% on Financial Aid
Admissions Director Mrs. Stacy Banos


Total Sports Offered 20 sports
Sports Alpine Skiing, Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Fencing, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Rugby, Sailing, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball, Water Polo, Winter Track, WrestlingAlpine SkiingBaseball,
BasketballCross Country,
GolfIce Hockey,
Track and FieldUltimate Frisbee,
VolleyballWater Polo,
Winter TrackWrestling,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. More than 50 clubs including everything from Model UN and Academic Bowl to the aviation, photography, epicurian, surfing and fishing clubs. photography, epicurian, More than 50 clubs including everything from Model UN and Academic Bowl to the aviation,
surfing and fishing clubs.,

School Notes

  • 175-acre campus with wireless Internet access throughout
  • Spacious library and technology center
  • State-of-the-art classrooms equipped with interactive whiteboards and related instructional technology
  • Six science labs
  • 1:1 student iPad program begins Spetember 2013
  • Electives include War & Peace in a Dangerous World, Race & Gender, Neuroscience, Robotics, Journalism and more
  • Four foreign languages including Chinese, German, Latin and Spanish
  • Award-winning fine arts program with painting, sculture, ceramics, drama, and music
  • Opportunities for foreign travel
  • Vibrant Campus Ministry Center with extensive opportunities for students to become involved in service work, locally, across the United States and abroad
  • New 4+ acre synthetic turf athletic field

Profile last updated: 07/31/2015

Show me:
People Also ViewedPeople Also Viewed Nearby SchoolsNearby Schools
People that viewed St. John's Preparatory School also viewed these schools: Pingree School, Austin Preparatory School, Brooks School, Phillips Academy Andover and Malden Catholic High School.
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • South Hamilton
    Grades: 9-12 | 365 students
    5.5 miles
    537 Highland St
    South Hamilton, MA 01982
  • Reading
    Grades: 6-12 | 692 students
    9.3 miles
    101 Willow St.
    Reading, MA 01867
  • North Andover
    Brooks School
    Grades: 9-12 | 376 students
    11 miles
    1160 Great Pond Road
    North Andover, MA 01845
  • Andover
    Grades: 9-12 | 1138 students
    10.2 miles
    180 Main Street
    Andover, MA 01810
  • Malden
    Malden Catholic High School
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 589 students
    11.6 miles
    99 Crystal St
    Malden, MA 02148

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.
Area Statistics
Rental Market Monitor
Request Information
I am a:      
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
Applying for financial aid?:
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Essex County, MA is $13,395 for elementary schools and $25,940 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Essex County, MA is 67% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).