St. John The Baptist Catholic School

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Our school serves students grades Preschool - 4th grade. We have about 150 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 (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 142 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $2,900
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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

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Attribute

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
Year Founded
1959
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
142 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
Students by Grade
St. John The Baptist Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Average Class Size
20 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.
Summer Program Cost
$120
Summer Program Cost Notes
weekly cost
% 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 ustoday to experience our nurturing community! Enrollment is open, and visitors are always welcome. 651-437-2644 oremail 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 astrategic plan for continuous improvement. St. John`s strategic plan can be foundon our website www.sjb-school.org
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does St. John The Baptist Catholic School cost?
St. John The Baptist Catholic School's tuition is approximately $2,900 for private students and $120 for summer students.
What schools are St. John The Baptist Catholic School often compared to?
St. John The Baptist Catholic Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like St. Elizabeth Ann Seton School by visitors of our site.
Does St. John The Baptist Catholic School offer a summer program?
Yes, St. John The Baptist Catholic School offers a summer program. Visit their summer school page for more information.
When is the application deadline for St. John The Baptist Catholic School?
The application deadline for St. John The Baptist Catholic School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 142 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $2,900
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Dakota County, MN is $11,481 for elementary schools and $19,685 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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