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.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked NJ School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 436 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

St. John The Apostle School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in New Jersey for:

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School History

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
1950
Awards
 Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2011

Student Body

Total Students
436 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
43%
State avg.: 39%
Students by Grade
St. John The Apostle School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / 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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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked NJ School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 436 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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