St John The Baptist School

5.00 (3 reviews)
12319 New Hampshire Ave
Silver Spring, MD 20904-0209
Tel: (301)622-3076
Grades: K-8 | 263 students
St. John the Baptist Catholic School is dedicated to the Christian formation of youth.
It offers students the opportunity to develop their full intellectual, spiritual, physical, and emotional potential through educational and religious experiences.
We endeavor to do so through instruction in the Catholic tradition, the gospels, and academics – in an environment that inspires self-discipline, self-respect, and self-confidence, while demanding academic competence and service to others as modeled by Jesus Christ.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2010

Student Body

Total Students 263 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade St John The Baptist School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 30 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 7 / May. 1
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,400
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School Reviews

   5.00 out of 5 (3 reviews)
5.0 Stars   04/08/13
I was worried about my kid going to a new school but my fears were quickly squashed by the amazing parents of my kids'' classmates.The teachers are quick to respond to any concerns a parent has.The parents are very involved with the school.I was so impressed by the school that I transferred all my kids there.
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5.0 Stars   03/29/13
SJB is the BEST. My 2 kids transferred from public school and are thriving in the highly structured, nurturing, and progressive school. My children never want to miss school and love all the teachers. Art and music programs are amazing! Teachers are fabulous! Principal is Christ like!
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5.0 Stars   04/09/12
St. John the Baptist Catholic School has an excellent academic program and an amazing community. I have three boys currently in the lower grades in the school. I have had such a positive experience with the teachers helping make accommodations for our one son with ADHD. The principal is top-notch allowing the teachers to pursue their passions in the classroom and running a tight ship. The parent community is very active and supportive.
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