St John S Elementary School

  • 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.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedGift and Challenged Program offered
Year Founded1917
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students235 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
73%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade St John S Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size30 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,500
Tuition NotesAverage 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 DirectorSr. Shirley Garibaldi
Admissions AssociateAlisa Rosado

Sports

Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
SoccerTrack and Field,
Volleyball

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
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    (415)333-1800
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  • San Francisco
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    1.4 miles
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    (415)647-8972
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  • San Francisco
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    0.8 miles
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    (415)648-2055
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