St. John the Baptist Catholic School and Preschool exist to provide a quality Catholic education that is focused on faith, academics, service, and personal development.
Rigorous academics are an important part of your educational choice, but not the only part.
At St. John the Baptist Catholic School and Preschool, we strive to educate the WHOLE child.
What does that mean? Students are encouraged to soar within their character, to become humans that make the world a better place, to go into the world as stewards working for a bigger cause, and to lead with love.
A 21st century learner is facing unique challenges in this fast-paced quickly changing environment.
St. John's is here to nurture and develop your child to face challenges with confidence while receiving the top level education you desire.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked MN School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 415 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,300
  • Acceptance rate: 100%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

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-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
reading
Year Founded
1959

Student Body

Total Students
415 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
19%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade
St. John The Baptist Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size
18 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Navy/Khaki bottoms and white tops)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Call the school office at 952-890-6604.
% on Financial Aid
25%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$1,000
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Admissions at St. John's

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Basketball Club, Chess Club, Peer Ministry, Scouting, Ski Club, Spelling Bee, Volleyball K-4

Arts and Music Programs:
Band, School Play

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Girls on the Run, Jump Rope for Heart

School Notes

  • St. John the Baptist Catholic School and Preschool, founded in the teachings of the Catholic Church, support the family in the education of their children. We evangelize and teach our students charity and social justice through discipleship and service. We strive to educate the whole child by attending to their spiritual, moral, intellectual, emotional, and physical needs.
Profile last updated: 03/17/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked MN School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 415 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,300
  • Acceptance rate: 100%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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