St John's Catholic Prep

  • Educating in a joyful Catholic community of faith, hope and love, Saint John's Catholic Preparatory School prepares our students to be leaders with good hearts and discerning spirits as they pursue truth, academic excellence and service to humanity.

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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 9-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs Supportedmild learn differences
Year Founded1829

Student Body

Total Students290 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
27%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade St John's Catholic Prep Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
67%
Average Class Size13 students
Number of AP Courses16 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Average SAT score1180
Average ACT score26
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Fall/Spring Uniform and Winter Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineDec. 20 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$16,900
% on Financial Aid
60%
Average Financial Aid Grant$4,845
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorKelly Weeks
Admissions AssociateNick Masucci

Sports

Total Sports Offered14 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Winter Track, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballGolf,
LacrosseSoccer,
SoftballTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Winter TrackWrestling,

School Notes

  • As a prestigious, independent Catholic, college preparatory school, Saint John's is dedicated to the development and eduation of the total student and sensitive to the needs of each student and a diverse society. Saint John's fosters a commitment to academic excellence, service, and leadership while inspirting lifelong learners.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ijamsville
    Grades: K-12 | 90 students
    11.2 miles
    3232 Green Valley Road
    Ijamsville, MD 21754
    (301) 798-0288
    11.2 K-12
    90
  • Frederick
    Grades: NS-8 | 513 students
    4.7 miles
    8414 Opossumtown Pike
    Frederick, MD 21702
    (301) 662-6722
    4.7 NS-8
    513
  • Laurel
    Grades: 9-12 | 441 students
    37.9 miles
    113 St Mary's Place
    Laurel, MD 20707
    (301) 725-3228
    37.9 9-12
    441
  • Mount Airy
    Grades: PK-12 | 301 students
    20 miles
    16700 Old Frederick Road
    Mount Airy, MD 21771
    (410) 489-4321
    20 PK-12
    301
  • Olney
    Grades: 9-12 | 1200 students
    28.9 miles
    17301 Old Vic Boulevard
    Olney, MD 20832
    (240) 283-3367
    28.9 9-12
    1200

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The average private school tuition in Maryland is $10,572 for elementary schools and $16,273 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Maryland is 80% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).