St. John Regional Catholic School
5.00 (9 reviews)
Tel: (301) 662-6722
- The mission of St. John Regional Catholic School is to provide a Christ-centered environment and an exemplary education to each and every student within the framework of the Gospel and the traditions of the Catholic Church. The goal of our faith community is to develop future leadership for the 21stcentury through academic excellence, faith in action,and a firm foundation of Christian virtues.
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|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)|
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades Nursery/Preschool-8|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Learning Programs Supported||http://sjrcs.org|
|Summer School Offered||Yes|
|Awards||Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2017|
|Total Students||513 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 32%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||35 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||15:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||23 students|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
|Classroom Dress Code||Formal|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$7,650|
|Tuition Notes||Family Grants and Scholarships are available!|
|% on Financial Aid|
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$1,914|
National avg.: 85%
|Admissions Director||Kathy Kinsey|
|Admissions Associate||Sheila Evers|
|Total Sports Offered||5 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, VolleyballBasketball, Golf,|
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||20 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Club or Organization:|
Boy, Chess, Chinese, Extended Learning Opportunitis, Girl, History Club, Junior Great Books, Light of Hope, National, National Jr. Honors Society, Saftey Patrols, Silver Knights Chess CLub, Stock, Stock Market Club, Student, Wildcat Morning News, Yearbook
Arts and Music Programs:
Recreational Athletic Programs:
- Tradition of quality Catholic education since 1829 in Frederick.
- National Blue Ribbon School
- Makerspace Classroom
- Designated S.T.E.M. (Science, Technolofy, Engineering, Math) School
- Pre-K program for 3 & 4 year olds
- Renzulli gifted and talented program
- State of the art facility on 27 acre campus can accommodate 750 students
- Fully Networked Computer & Science Labs
- State of the art media center/library
- Curriculum based on Elementary Course of Study as prescribed by the Archdiocese of Baltimore.
- 1:1 computer program
- Program to meet the needs of students with mild to moderate learning disabilities.
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- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Frederick Grades: PK-8 | 142 students
1730 N Market St
Frederick, MD 21701
(301) 695-9320 2.2 PK-8
- Buckeystown Grades: 9-12 | 290 students
3989 Buckeystown Pike
Buckeystown, MD 21717
(301) 662-4210 4.7 9-12
- Mount Airy Grades: PK-12 | 301 students
16700 Old Frederick Road
Mount Airy, MD 21771
(410) 489-4321 19 PK-12
We have been at SJRCS for six years, since my oldest was in PK3. We have found both the teachers and administration to be very responsive. My children are both receiving a quality education and learning to be ethical and conscientious individuals. I find that homework thus far has been reasonable to reinforce classroom topics. When the pandemic struck, the school seamlessly pivoted to an online learning platform. While the public schools in our county took two weeks off from instruction, we continued with new material the following Monday. The teachers really made an effort to be sure that our kids will still learn and moving forward despite the unprecedented circumstances.
- Posted by Parent - MoD
Our family has been very happy with our decision to send our children to SJRCS! The teachers truly love their students, and will go above and beyond to assist them with both academic and developmental growth. We have found that they offer a wide variety of activities, there are opportunities for all children to get involved.
- Posted by Parent - JennB
We have been attending St John for 4 years and always been very pleased with the education our children are receiving. This is just not a school, but a community. The friendships that my kids have made and the education they have received will be something treasured for a lifetime.
- Posted by Parent - Dee
SJRCS is a strong and caring community dedicated to educating and preparing children for success. My three kids have grown immensely academically and personally during their time at SJRCS. The teaching staff is easy to talk to and will make themselves available to discuss any concerns about your student. The large offerings of extra curricular activities and social events are great too.
- Posted by Parent - Kira
We have had a wonderful experience at SJRCS for the past 11 years. There is a strong sense of community and our daughters were academically challenged and well prepared for high school. In addition, they Have all participated in Chorus and made long lasting friendships with their peers. The teachers and staff are all very dedicated and engaged in supporting the students in order for them to be their best.
- Posted by Parent - French
Our two daughters loves go to St. John, they have many reasons why they do. First, they have the best teachers and the staff are very helpful, friendly. My oldest daughter love music and computers. My little one loves art, music, and PE. I will recommend this school to everyone how ask we're my daughters go, because we really have an amazing experience we know the high level of education that our daughters are having there. This year due to COVID, the school and teacher work very hard to keep teaching the student from the distance and we really happy because our daughters don't stop learning, they use the best technology and App to help and teach the students. For our family, St John Regional Catholic School is the best in education.
- Posted by Parent - Chiaramonte Family
This school was the best decision our family ever made.. Our children made such great friends and enjoyed all the extra-curricular activities the school has to offer. Whether it's basketball, chess club or science explorers club, there really is something for every child here at SJRCS.
- Posted by Parent - Alias
Our 2 boys have been attending SJRCS for 8 years (started in the pre-K program) and they couldn't be happier! We are so impressed with the quality of their educational experience and feel that they are getting a well-rounded education not only in academics but in community service, respecting others and working together with their teachers and peers. We would highly recommend SJRCS!
- Posted by Parent - Debra
My daughters loved this school. The opportunities that were available to them were great. Not only is the education top notch but the friendships they made will last a life time. As a family we loved the feeling of community. I would recommend this school to anyone.
- Posted by Parent - dhbea
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