St John The Beloved Catholic School

  • We, the community of St. John the Beloved, serve in the ministry of Catholic Education for boys and girls in 3 year old Early Childhood through Eighth grades.
  • Within this full-time learning environment, the faculty fosters worthwhile academic and religious programs, using multiple learning styles and motivational techniques to provide a high standard of quality education.
  • Integration of learning with faith and service is encouraged to empower children to achieve their potential as children of God whose lives will impact the local and global community.
  • This process is enhanced by parents, teachers and administrators whose lives are modeled on Gospel values as they teach, search and build community as Jesus did.
  • Filled with trust in the goodness and love of God, we move forward with joy in the hope of building the earth as God's Kingdom.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded1957
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2016

Student Body

Total Students530 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
7%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade St John The Beloved Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size28 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,850
Admissions DirectorSharon Breznitsky

Sports

Total Sports Offered9 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Football, Intramural Sports Only, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringFootball,
Intramural Sports OnlySoccer,
SoftballTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.16 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Altar Servers, Boy Scouts, Cheerleading, Chess Club, Girl Scouts, Italian Club, Lego Club, Math Club, Science Olympiad, Student Council, Technology Club, Yearbook Club, Youth Group

Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Choir, Instrumental Music

School Notes

  • We, the community of St. John the Beloved, serve in the ministry of Catholic Education for boys and girls in 3 year old Early Childhood through Eighth grades.  Within this full-time learning environment, the faculty fosters worthwhile academic and religious programs, using multiple learning styles and motivational techniques to provide a high standard of quality education. Integration of learning with faith and service is encouraged to empower children to achieve their potential as children of God whose lives will impact the local and global community. This process is enhanced by parents, teachers and administrators whose lives are modeled on Gospel values as they teach, search and build community as Jesus did. Filled with trust in the goodness and love of God, we move forward with joy in the hope of building the earth as God's Kingdom.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Wilmington
    Grades: PK-8 | 208 students
    3.2 miles
    907 New Rd
    Wilmington, DE 19805
    (302)995-2231
    3.2 PK-8
    208
  • Wilmington
    St Ann School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: NS-8 | 248 students
    5.3 miles
    2006 Shallcross Ave
    Wilmington, DE 19806
    (302)652-6567
    5.3 NS-8
    248
  • New Castle
    Grades: NS-8 | 324 students
    5.1 miles
    801 N Dupont Hwy
    New Castle, DE 19720
    (302)328-2803
    5.1 NS-8
    324
  • Newark
    Grades: PK-8 | 614 students
    10.9 miles
    2451 Frazer Rd
    Newark, DE 19702
    (302)838-8850
    10.9 PK-8
    614
  • Newark
    Grades: PK-8 | 403 students
    4.3 miles
    82 Possum Park Rd
    Newark, DE 19711
    (302)731-2211
    4.3 PK-8
    403

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The average private school tuition in Wilmington, DE is $11,222 for elementary schools and $16,771 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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