St John The Baptist Catholic School

  • St. John the Baptist Catholic School is committed to teaching as Jesus did - with compassion and love.
  • The School serves families with children in grades preschool through eighth grade.
  • The enrollment is 475. The average class size is 23 students.
  • The faculty is comprised of 16 full time teachers, plus instructors for physical education, computers, library service, and music.
  • The School is accredited, a member of the National Catholic Education Association and the Indiana Non-public Education Association.
  • Children receive a well-rounded education based on the teachings of the Catholic faith.
  • The School offers various enrichment programs, student services, and athletics.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8

Student Body

Total Students410 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
61%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade St John The Baptist Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

School Notes

  • St. John the Baptist Catholic School is committed to teaching as Jesus did - with compassion and love. The School serves families with children in grades preschool through eighth grade. The enrollment is 475. The average class size is 23 students. The faculty is comprised of 16 full time teachers, plus instructors for physical education, computers, library service, and music. The School is accredited, a member of the National Catholic Education Association and the Indiana Non-public Education Association. Children receive a well-rounded education based on the teachings of the Catholic faith. The School offers various enrichment programs, student services, and athletics.
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  • East Chicago
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  • Gary
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    12.8 miles
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    Gary, IN 46403
    (219) 938-9705
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    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Grades: NS-9 | 23 students
    11 miles
    2350 Jefferson St
    Gary, IN 46407
    (215) 535-5995
    11 NS-9
    23
  • Hammond
    Grades: PK-6 | 176 students
    5.2 miles
    5935 Hohman Ave
    Hammond, IN 46320
    (219) 932-5666
    5.2 PK-6
    176

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