St. John The Baptist Catholic School

St. John the Baptist Catholic School has been a vibrant part of the community since 1843.
Established as the first Catholic school in McHenry County, St. John is a school rich in history.
At St. John we uphold and teach in the Catholic tradition focusing on Gospel values, building community and rendering service.
At St. John the Baptist School our focus is offering a quality Catholic education with a strong emphasis on core subjects: Religion, Reading, English, Phonics, Mathematics, Science and Social Studies.
The child's circle of education is completed with stimulating physical education, art appreciation and music programs.
Children must be encouraged and nurtured to fully realize their potential as valued young members of our society.
Our curriculum is designed to offer challenging material presented in a variety of individualized and creative ways.
With average class sizes below those found in larger schools, closer attention to your child's needs can be achieved.
The use of small and large group settings combine to give your child the opportuity to be challenged, grow and accomplish goals.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5

Student Body

Total Students100 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 Teachers4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio25:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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