Our mission is to educate children with a stimulating and challenging academic curriculum in a culturally and economically diverse community. We create a safe and nurturing environment for students to grow and to learn, helping them to utilize their full potential and individual gifts. We provide an atmosphere that fosters spiritual grounding in the Christian tradition with respect for the dignity and beliefs of every human being. We promote the concepts of responsible global citizenship and active stewardship for the natural world. Our GiftsSpiritual growth through faith formation grounded in the Christian traditionA loving, caring, supportive environment where childhood is preserve and celebrated
An innovative curriculum and teachers who know and serve each student as they grow academically, socially and spiritually
Development of confident, independent thinkers, people of character, and respectful citizens connected to our local and global communities
A sense of wonder and possibility; where opportunities for discovery abound

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-5
  • Yearly Tuition: $14,735
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 16 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-5
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Dyslexia
Year Founded
1965

Student Body

Total Students
n/a
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
24%
State avg.: 38%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
36 teachers
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size
16 students
List of Courses Offered
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
K-2nd grade: jumper and blouse, khaki pants and shirt. Grades 3-5: Skirt, blouse, khaki pants, shirt, tie

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
See website for 2 1/2 year old- 4 year old options $12,467 (Transitional Kindergarten) $13,313 (Kindergarten) $14,735 (Grades 1-5)
% on Financial Aid
19%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$3,000
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Beth Hardon

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Arts and Music Programs:
Art Club, Violin Lessons

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Soccer

School Notes

  • A Maryland Green School
  • AIMS Accredited
  • Member of the National Association of Espiscopal Schools
  • Member of the Mid-Atlantic Episcopal Schools Association 
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does St. John's Parish Day School cost?

St. John's Parish Day School's tuition is approximately $14,735 for private students and $320 for summer students.

What is the acceptance rate of St. John's Parish Day School?

The acceptance rate of St. John's Parish Day School is 95%, which is higher than the national average of 81%.

When is the application deadline for St. John's Parish Day School?

The application deadline for St. John's Parish Day School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

School Calendar

View the St. John's Parish Day School yearly calendar below. Note key dates such as:

Event
Date
School Closed - M.L.K. Day (School Calendar)
January 16, 2023 (Monday)
School Closed - EC & LS Parent Teacher Conferences (School Calendar)
February 03, 2023 (Friday)
School Closed - Presidents' Day (School Calendar)
February 20, 2023 (Monday)
School Closed - Spring Break (School Calendar)
April 03, 2023 (Monday)
School Closed - Spring Break (School Calendar)
April 04, 2023 (Tuesday)

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (4 reviews)
5  
I have two children at St. John's. We chose St. John's because of the nurturing environment, specialist teachers, and focus on character development. Our children have benefited from small class sizes and dedicated teachers and staff. We have been extremely pleased with the education our children have received.
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5  
St. John's has the small class room size that children need to thrive academically and interpersonally. The school is rich with tradition and continues to be committed to preserving childhood. The teaching staff is very committed to the school's mission. My daughter is very happy at St. John's and continues to grow in her confidence and academic preparation. Check out the school- you will experience the difference.
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5  
This is a very unique school! I have never seen a school as wonderful and loving as St. Johns! I have two kids at St. John's and they have blossomed at this school. We visited many schools before choosing St. John's and the kids were happier there than any school we visited
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5  
The learning environment at this school is wonderful -- teachers are exceptional and the students are challenged and happy. One of the highlights is the specialist teachers - students work in small groups (half the class for some specials) with a science teacher, art teacher, spanish teacher, technology teacher, PE teacher, music teacher, and librarian. It is a unique place and my kids love it.
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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-5
  • Yearly Tuition: $14,735
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 16 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Howard County, MD is $12,200 for elementary schools and $14,559 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Howard County, MD is 75% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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