St Jean Baptiste High School

  • St. Jean Baptiste High School, a Catholic community located in the heart of Manhattan, provides a liberating college preparatory education to young women of diverse strengths and backgrounds. Rooted in the spirit of St. Marguerite Bourgeoys, St. Jean's empowers its members to participate actively in the transformation of society for a more just world.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationBaptist
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Year Founded1929

Student Body

Total Students338 students
Student Body TypeAll-girls
% Students of Color
97%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade St Jean Baptiste High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses7 courses
Advanced CoursesArt, Chemistry, English, European History, Spanish, US Government, US History

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$9,000
Admissions DirectorMs. Flora Lugo

Sports

Total Sports Offered3 sports
SportsSoccer, Softball, Track and FieldSoccerSoftball,
Track and Field

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Ambassadors, Art, Cooking, Dance Teams, Fencing, Honor Societies, Journal, Ping Pong

School Notes

  • St. Jean Baptiste High School, a Catholic community located in the heart of Manhattan, provides a liberating college preparatory education to young women of diverse strengths and backgrounds. Rooted in the spirit of St. Marguerite Bourgeoys, St. Jean's empowers its members to participate actively in the transformation of society for a more just world.
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St. Jean Baptiste is a great academically challenging school. The girls are driven and focused. The school has connections with internships , diverse clubs ,and the school is great with implementing the importance of service. I love my school !
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