St. John The Baptist Catholic School

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Our school serves students grades Preschool - 4th grade. We have about 100 students and pride ourselves on knowing and caring for our students individually. Our mission is to inspire and empower all learners to become the best Christ centered version of themselves by integrating Christian virtues, 21st century learning, and service. We are committed to strong student literacy and mathematics. We have a STEM lab and offer many hands on science activities, we participate regularly in religious services and work hard to give back to our community.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked MN School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Students: 105 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $2,900
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

St. John The Baptist Catholic School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
Year Founded
1959
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Cost
$120
Summer Program Cost Notes
weekly cost

Student Body

Total Students
105 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
3%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade
St. John The Baptist Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Average Class Size
15 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Full dress code available on website)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
We offer financial aid opportunities to both preschool and elementary students.
% on Financial Aid
40%

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
1 extracurricular
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Lego League

School Notes

  • Every parent wants their children to become the best version of themselves. At St. John the Baptist Catholic School, we make that possible. Our students are known and loved.  As a small school community, our teachers know students aacross our entire school.  Our students are close to peers in other classes.  Our parent community is connected.  We educate students in academics, virtue, and service.  Our curriculum is evidence based.  Both our reading and Math curriculums are among the highest rated by independent evaluators.  Our teachers receive frequent training on instructing the unique needs of different students.   Our STEM program allows students to do hands on science with robotics, engineering kits, and STEM class.  Our older students are leaders in our school.  They have classroom buddies, lead announcements, and special prayer services.  Our students perform service projects for the school and the greater community.  Contact us today to experience our nurturing community! Enrollment is open, and visitors are always welcome. 651-437-2644 or email us at office@sjb-school.org
  • Our mission is to inspire and empower all learners to become the best Christ -centered version of themselves by integrating Christian virtues, 21st century learning, and service.
  • St. John`s School is fully accredited by the Minnesota Nonpublic School Accrediting Association (MNSAA), which ensures that the school meets rigorous standards and has developed a strategic plan for continuous improvement. St. John`s strategic plan can be found on our website www.sjb-school.org
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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked MN School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Students: 105 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $2,900
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Dakota County, MN is $8,853 for elementary schools and $13,798 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Dakota County, MN is 90% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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