St. John's Parish School is a Catholic K-8 school. St. John’s mission is to foster academic excellence along with Catholic values for the families it serves by teaching and modeling Christian moral development, service, community, respect and self-esteem.
The primary religious goal of St. John’s School are to promote growth in knowledge and understanding of Christ, His Gospel and Church; to encourage a personal relationship with God our Creator; to recognize the sanctifying power of the Holy Spirit in our daily lives; and to instill a sense of self-worth in each student and encourage full development of Godgiven talents for personal and community betterment.
The social goal of St. John’s School is to prepare the students to function at their highest potential in the family, parish, local and world communities.
We strive to instill in our students the values of honesty, cooperation, courage, respect, service, justice and peace as well as responsibility for all their actions.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 240 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,500
  • Acceptance rate: 100%
  • Average class size: 30 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

St. John S Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for:

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Attribute
School History

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Gift and Challenged Program offered
Year Founded
1917
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
240 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
78%
State avg.: 49%
Students by Grade
St. John S Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size
30 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
Uniform

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Average is listed. Family discounts for more than one child. Tuition Assistance is available for qualifying familes
% on Financial Aid
36%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$1,200
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Sr. Shirley Garibaldi
Admissions Associate
Alisa Rosado

Sports

Total Sports Offered
5 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Chess, Choral Instruction and Dance Instruction. Shakespeare for all Students, Fine Arts for all students: Art Instruction, Guitar, Piano, Yoga
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does St. John S Elementary School cost?

St. John S Elementary School's tuition is approximately $6,500 for private students.

What is the acceptance rate of St. John S Elementary School?

The acceptance rate of St. John S Elementary School is 100%, which is higher than the national average of 84%.

What sports does St. John S Elementary School offer?

St. John S Elementary School offers 5 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Soccer, Track and Field and Volleyball.

What is St. John S Elementary School's ranking?

St. John S Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for: Oldest founding date.

When is the application deadline for St. John S Elementary School?

The application deadline for St. John S Elementary School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

School Reviews

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We've been very happy at St. John. Our kids are receiving an excellent education, supported both in their areas of strength and in the areas where they have needed extra help. The school offers free after-school tutoring, which has been great when our kids needed it. The principal is new as of spring 2020 and is excellent. She is a strong leader, is extremely well organized, and has a clear vision for the school. We feel so blessed to have found an affordable private school option for our family in a time when we really needed it. The school is TK-8, which is great, too, as our kids can stay in one place for a stretch and really develop continuity with their education. All in all, very happy with this school.
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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 240 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,500
  • Acceptance rate: 100%
  • Average class size: 30 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in San Francisco, CA is $23,056 for elementary schools and $33,142 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in San Francisco, CA is 69% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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