Saint John Catholic School

  • The heart of Saint John Catholic School is Christian Community.
  • Our primary focus is the children under our care. Our commitment is to provide a safe, secure and caring environment where faith formation, gospel values and a strong academic foundation can flourish.
  • In such an environment, we strive to guide each child to grow and develop to full potential.
  • Daily prayer, service to others, self-discipline, a sense of social justice, personal responsibility and conflict resolution skills are vital components of our entire school program.
  • Our school community recognizes and embraces the cultural, social, economic and religious differences that exist in our school and in the world.
  • We strive to instill in each child an inherent self worth and respect for all people.
  • The faculty and staff of Saint John Catholic School recognize the uniqueness of each child, acknowledging that children learn in different ways and at a different pace.
  • Therefore, our curriculum includes a variety of learning levels and techniques, teaching basic skills as well as critical thinking and problem solving.
  • We accept and support the needs of individual students and strive to meet these needs whenever possible.
  • Our goal is to encourage every student to do their best to develop their God-given abilities in caring, supportive and non-competitive environment.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedAutism Spectrum/Gifted / ADD / ADHD / Others
Year Founded1949

Student Body

Total Students49 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
21%
State avg.: 14%
Students by GradeSaint John Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size8 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Khaki / SJCS Plaid with SJCS Logo Shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$5,750
Tuition NotesTuition rates vary by status as active Catholic and number of children enrolled. Tuition assistance is available.
Average Financial Aid Grant$2,000
Admissions DirectorKaren Durand
Admissions AssociateJeannette Dangerfield

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.LEGO League LEGO League,
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