St. John The Baptist Catholic School

Founded in 1874, Saint John the Baptist Catholic School has been educating children in faith and academics for 145 years. We look forward to continuing this tradition for years to come. Please contact us to set up a time to visit our school.
The Mission of Saint John the Baptist Catholic School is to empower our students to be faithful Catholics by nurturing and educating each individual to become compassionate leaders in an ever-changing global community.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other special emphasis association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1874

Student Body

Total Students146 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade St. John The Baptist Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size17 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Students dress up for Mass each week.)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$3,500
Tuition NotesKindergarten – 6th Grade Parishioner 1st Child: $3,500.00 2nd Child: $2,990.00 3rd Child: $1,730.00 4th Child: free Non-Parishioner Each Child: $7,000.00 7th – 8th Grade Parishioner $4,000.00 Non-Parishioner $7,500.00 Preschool 2-day Parishioner $2,660.00 2-day Non-Parishioner $3,070.00 3-day Parishioner $3,300.00 3-day Non-Parishioner $4,250.00


Total Sports Offered2 sports
SportsBasketball, VolleyballBasketballVolleyball,

School Notes

  • As you consider your child`s education and future, we welcome you to visit Saint John the Baptist Catholic School to learn more about our Preschool and K-8 programs.  We are proud to provide a strong foundation for your child, both spiritually and academically.  Your child will be part of a faith-based academic curriculum that is focused on establishing a strong scholastic foundation embedded with Catholic values.
  • Small class sizes allow us to get to know each of our students.  Our licensed teachers focus on differentiation in the classroom to meet each child`s needs.  We have a full-time resource teacher and instructional assistants who provide extra support to our teachers and students.
  • The primary purpose of a Catholic education is not to prepare children for "what" they become, but to help them become "who" God calls them to be.  Saint John the Baptist Catholic School is a place where faith and knowledge meet.

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school and elementary school to St. John The Baptist Catholic School is Madison Country Day School (3.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Waunakee KinderCare (1.2 miles away)
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