St. John School

Tel: (206)783-0337
  • St. John School is committed to providing challenging, comprehensive, and relevant learning opportunities grounded in an outcome-based curriculum permeated by a Catholic world view. .

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs Supportedreading and math related differences
Year Founded1923

Student Body

Total Students527 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 27%
Students by GradeSt. John School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size25 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Uniform for grades K-8. See web page for details.)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineFeb. 11 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$7,077
Tuition NotesTuition rate listed is for parish families. Out of parish families pay $9,436
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant$2,000
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorMichele C. Thornquist
Endowment Size$1 million


Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountrySoccer,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.16 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Boy Scouts Of America, Chess Club, Coding with Kids, Girl Scouts of America, Lego Engineering, Lego Robotics, Math Olympiad, Science Club, Speech Team, Women Advancing Tomorrow's Technologists

Arts and Music Programs:
Art Club, Band, Children's Choir, Middle School Drama Club, Schola Choir

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Girls on the Run

School Notes

  • Our students are immersed in an environment fostering a life-long love of learning through excellent religious, academic, and co-curricular activities.
  • Montessori preschool available for 3 to 5 year olds
  • Year round extended care available for 3 years old through grade five
  • Physical education, music, library, art, and Spanish for all grades
  • Full time reading and math specialists for  grades K-8
  • Accelerated math option for middle school
  • Assistants in all primary grade classrooms
  • Two classes per grade
  • Extracurriuclars include sports, robotics, science, art, chess, drama, and more.
  • Families of all faiths are welcome

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