St. 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 a caring and supportive environment.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1949

Student Body

Total Students59 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
28%
State avg.: 14%
Students by Grade St. John Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size10 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Khaki / SJCS Plaid with SJCS Logo Shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$7,416
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

Sports

Total Sports Offered2 sports
SportsBallet, GolfBalletGolf,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.1 extracurricular
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.LEGO League

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