St. John School

120 N 79th Street
Seattle, WA 98103-0981
Tel: (206)783-0337
Grades: PK-8 | 526 students
St. John School is committed to providing challenging, comprehensive, and relevant learning opportunities grounded in an outcome-based curriculum permeated by a Catholic world view. .

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported reading and math related differences
Year Founded 1923

Student Body

Total Students 526 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
23%
State avg.: 27%
Students by Grade St. John School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
70%
Average Class Size 25 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniform for grades K-8. See web page for details.)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 13 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,871
Tuition Notes Tuition rate listed is for parish families. Out of parish families pay $8,457
% on Financial Aid
30%
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,000
Acceptance Rate
60%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Michele C. Thornquist

Sports

Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountrySoccer,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 13 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club, Band, Chess Club, Children's Choir, Journalism Club, Lego Engineering, Lego Robotics, Math Olympiad, Middle School Drama Club, Schola Choir, Science Club, Speech Team, Technology Club Art Club, Band, Chess Club, Lego Robotics, Math Olympiad, Schola Choir, Science Club, Speech Team, Children's Choir,
Journalism Club,
Lego Engineering,
Middle School Drama Club,
Technology Club,

School Notes

  • Our students are immersed in an environment fostering a life-long love of learning through excellent religious, academic, and co-curricular activities.
  • Montessori preschool available for 3 to 5 year olds.
  • Year round extended care available for 3 years old through grade five.
  • Physical education, music, library, art, and Spanish for all grades.
  • After school study program for grades 6-8.
  • Full time reading and math specialists for  grades K-8.
  • Accelerated math option for middle school
  • Families of all faiths are welcome

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Spring Academy (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Illumination Learning Studio (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Illumination Learning Studio (0.1 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • Seattle
    Illumination Learning Studio
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: NS-5
    0.1 miles
    7720 Greenwood Ave N
    Seattle, WA 98103
    (206)466-1931
    0.1NS-5
    n/a
  • Seattle
    Grades: PK-12 | 102 students
    0.3 miles
    8420 Dayton Ave N
    Seattle, WA 98103
    (206)523-9766
    0.3PK-12
    102
  • Seattle
    Montessori Garden
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-K | 40 students
    0.6 miles
    6615 Dayton Avenue North
    Seattle, WA 98103
    (206)524-8307
    0.6PK-K
    40
  • Seattle
    Grades: 9-12 | 915 students
    0.9 miles
    8200 Wallingford Ave N
    Seattle, WA 98103
    (206)527-7711
    0.99-12
    915
  • Seattle
    Cinquegranelli Montessori
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-2 | 29 students
    0.9 miles
    1405 Northwest 85th Street
    Seattle, WA 98117
    (206)789-2942
    0.9PK-2
    29

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