St. John Berchmans School

St. John Berchmans Catholic School enables the student to reach full awareness of their God given talents by building self-confidence, moral, civic and spiritual values in a safe, secure positive learning environment.
St. John Berchmans School believes in a holistic education that enables all students to discover themselves, their strengths, and weakness.
Through methods of role modeling, teachers strive to build student's self-esteem, self-determination, self-discipline, and responsibility in an atmosphere of optimism and love.
St. John Berchmans School maintains a balanced curriculum including Religion, English, Language Arts, Science, Mathematics, Social Studies, Art, Music, Health, Physical Education, Computer Technology and Character Education.
St. John Berchmans School follows the Archdiocesan Curriculum approved by Texas Catholic Conference Education Department Accreditation Program (TCCED).
Class schedules are planned according to the time allotments specified by TCCED.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked TX School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 177 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Top Rankings

St. John Berchmans School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Texas for:

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Attribute
School History

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
1949
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
177 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
94%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade
St. John Berchmans School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
34%

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered
8 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Band, National Junior Honor Society, Spanish Club, Student Council
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Frequently Asked Questions

What sports does St. John Berchmans School offer?
St. John Berchmans School offers 8 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Dance, Flag Football, Soccer, Softball and Volleyball.
What is St. John Berchmans School's ranking?
St. John Berchmans School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Texas for: Highest percentage of students of color and Oldest founding date.
When is the application deadline for St. John Berchmans School?
The application deadline for St. John Berchmans School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).
In what neighborhood is St. John Berchmans School located?
St. John Berchmans School is located in the Edgewood neighborhood of San Antonio, TX. There are 2 other private schools located in Edgewood.

School Calendar

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FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL
August 14, 2024 (Wednesday)
THANKSGIVING BREAK
November 25, 2024 (Monday)
THANKSGIVING BREAK
November 26, 2024 (Tuesday)
THANKSGIVING BREAK
November 27, 2024 (Wednesday)
THANKSGIVING BREAK
November 28, 2024 (Thursday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked TX School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 177 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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The average private school tuition in San Antonio, TX is $9,626 for elementary schools and $10,876 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in San Antonio, TX is 87% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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