St. John The Baptist Catholic School

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  • Challenging the Intellect, Nourishing the Spirit for over 60 years - Saint John the Baptist Catholic School in Healdsburg is dedicated to continuing the work of Christ while providing each individual with the opportunity to achieve academic excellence and make a positive contribution in the world.
  • The Catholic Church, through the ministry of the Catholic School, teaches Gospel values. Children of all faiths who appreciate the morals, principles, and ideals of a Catholic education have opportunities to experience care and concern for themselves, classmates, family, and local/global communities.
  • The needs of the whole child are addressed through a Catholic education using a variety of strategies that develop the spiritual, academic, cultural, social, emotional, physical, and artistic facets of each individual.
  • The school, partnered with the parents, supports each child in the process of growing, while developing an appreciation for life-long learning and service to the local and global community.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedADD, ADHD, Dyslexia
Year Founded1950

Student Body

Total Students225 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
20%
State avg.: 43%
Students by GradeSt. John The Baptist Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
15%
Average Class Size23 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,760
Tuition NotesFinancial Aid available
% on Financial Aid
22%
Average Financial Aid Grant$1,900
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorAnne Seppi

Sports

Total Sports Offered3 sports
SportsBasketball, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Art, Chess Club, Music, Musical Theatre, Physical Education Art, Chess Club, Music, Musical Theatre,
Physical Education,

School Notes

Why Choose SJS

High-Achieving Students

  • 100% of recent graduates receive honors their first semester at Cardinal Newman High School.
  • Advanced student scores on standardized testing.
  • 90% student participation in extracurricular activities such as band, theater productions, chess and athletics.

On-Campus Technology and Resources

  • Laptop computers in upper grades, IPads to be introduced early 2014.
  • Interactive SMART boards in every classroom including Music.
  • Superior on-campus library and gymnasium.

Supportive Teachers

  • Small class size with teacher assistants at every grade level to ensure low student to teacher ratio.
  • Two teacher assistants in grades Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten for even smaller ratio.
  • Full-time counselor to provide best opportunities for every child to find success.
  • Full-time resource specialist to accommodate all levels of learning.
  • Affordable before and after school child care with the option of tutorial programs and study hall.

Arts and Athletic Opportunities

  • Foreign language, art, music, technology and physical education as part of core curriculum.
  • Competitive athletic program.

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