St. John the Baptist School in Harrison. Our community enjoys a deep history and tradition, providing a quality Catholic education to the students in the area.
I am happy to be associated with such a fine institution that offers an outstanding education for students in grades K-8, and I hope that you will find SJB to be a wonderful school for your children.
Our first and foremost goal is the faith formation of our students, which is reinforced with daily prayer and weekly mass for the school.
Our school adjoins St. John the Baptist Church, which has a rich history in the area and is blessed with many active and caring parishioners.
Of course, we pride ourselves in providing an excellent academic education as well, with our students consistently scoring in the top 25% of the Terra Nova standardized tests, which are given to students in the Archdiocese of Cincinnati.
SJB students perform at such a high level largely due to our rigorous curriculum, our highly-involved families, our supportive parish and our highly-qualified teaching staff; and our students go on to meet with real success in high school and beyond.
In our front lobby you will see our Wall of Fame, a list of students who have gone on to be valedictorians and successful students after completing their education here.
We value the accomplishments of our students and applaud them.
We also believe in developing the social conscience and community awareness of our students, and they are given lessons about how to care for each other, whether it be through their daily interactions or through formalized community service.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked OH School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 403 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $3,500
  • Acceptance rate: 98%
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 2 / Jan. 1

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
403 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
2%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade
St. John The Baptist School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(Navy shorts or uniform pants and red or white polo shirts for boys; uniform plaid jumpers or skirts and red or white polo shirts for girls)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Jan. 2 / Jan. 1
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
3 Year Old Preschool $1300 4 Year Old Preschool $1,625 Half Day Kindergarten $2,415
Acceptance Rate
98%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Monica Siemer, Administrative Assistant
Admissions Associate
Angie Land

Sports

Total Sports Offered
9 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
1 extracurricular
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Student Council (Middle School)

School Notes

  • Certificate of Baptism or demonstration of commitment to raise students in the catholic faith Birth Certificate to verify child meets age requirements of starting school If a child has an IEP or health concerns, a pre-admission meeting is required to ensure the child's unique needs may be addressed to both parties' satisfaction.

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked OH School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 403 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $3,500
  • Acceptance rate: 98%
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 2 / Jan. 1

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The average private school tuition in Hamilton County, OH is $8,289 for elementary schools and $14,327 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Hamilton County, OH is 88% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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