St John Lalande School

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  • St. John LaLande is a Catholic elementary school located in eastern Jackson County providing a faith based education for students in PreSchool through 8th grade.
  • Current enrollment includes approximately 200 students. Approximately 40% of our 7th graders identify for the Duke Talent Identification Program. All are fully prepared for high school.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1960

Student Body

Total Students241 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 17%
Students by Grade St John Lalande School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size16 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$4,930
Tuition NotesThis is the parishioner rate. Students must be registered in a Catholic parish in the Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph.
Admissions AssociateLisa Hamilton


Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsArchery, Basketball, Cheering, Track and Field, VolleyballArcheryBasketball,
CheeringTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Book Club, Chess Club, Robotics Club, Young Rembrandts Art, Youth Ministry

Arts and Music Programs:
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kansas City
    Grades: K-8 | 193 students
    12.6 miles
    8941 James A Reed Rd
    Kansas City, MO 64138
    12.6 K-8

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Wonderful teachers, staff and administration. Students are challenged and leave St. John LaLande well prepared for high school. Caring atmosphere and great parent involvement.
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