St John The Apostle School

  • Saint John the Apostle School is a community of people whose lives are directed by our faith in God.
  • Our goal is to influence one another in learning and living out the gospel message of Jesus Christ in our academic environment.
  • Our mission is to instruct our students in the teachings of the Roman Catholic Church and to strengthen and deepen their Christian beliefs and values.
  • Our goal is to send students from Saint John the Apostle School equipped with spiritual, moral, academic and social values to lead a productive life.
  • The philosophy of St. John the Apostle School is to provide a Catholic education that is academic, spiritual, emotional and physical in a Christ-centered community.
  • Students are prepared to assume a positive role in society by respecting others, acknowledging individual differences guided by God's unconditional love.
  • While maintaining a Catholic philosophy of education, St. John the Apostle School promotes the dignity of each student and encourages the love of others.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1950
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2011

Student Body

Total Students436 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
43%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade St John The Apostle School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio19:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

School Notes

  • Saint John the Apostle School is a community of people whose lives are directed by our faith in God. Our goal is to influence one another in learning and living out the gospel message of Jesus Christ in our academic environment. Our mission is to instruct our students in the teachings of the Roman Catholic Church and to strengthen and deepen their Christian beliefs and values. Our goal is to send students from Saint John the Apostle School equipped with spiritual, moral, academic and social values to lead a productive life. The philosophy of St. John the Apostle School is to provide a Catholic education that is academic, spiritual, emotional and physical in a Christ-centered community. Students are prepared to assume a positive role in society by respecting others, acknowledging individual differences guided by God's unconditional love. While maintaining a Catholic philosophy of education, St. John the Apostle School promotes the dignity of each student and encourages the love of others.
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