St. John the Evangelist Catholic School

Tel: (219)365-5451
  • Jesus Christ is the foundation of our Catholic grade school, therefore, St. John the Evangelist School, in partnership with family and parish is committed to enhancing the dignity of each individual; developing moral values; nurturing emotional and social skills; and fostering academic excellence for every child within a faith-filled environment.
  • St. John the Evangelist School believes that childhood is the most critical period for the development of attitudes, habits, capabilities, and skills, and that the curriculum encompasses all that a child experiences in his life at school. The pastor, principal, staff, teachers, parents, and other community members lay the foundation for a love of learning, a desire to grow in charity, and the critical thinking skills needed to be a truly educated person.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Education Association
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1846

Student Body

Total Students393 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by GradeSt. John the Evangelist Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio21:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size21 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Details on website)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesTuition rates on the website
Acceptance Rate
99%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorAngie Buchanan
Admissions AssociateJackie Tuley

Sports

Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
SoccerTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.13 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Boy, Girl, Math, Spell

Club or Organization:
Academic, Art, Chess, Geography, Robotics, Spanish, Student

Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Drama

School Notes

  • Spiritual Development
  • Academic Excellence
  • Advanced Technology
  • A Safe, Supportive, Community Atmosphere
  • Fine Arts & Enrichment Programs for All Students
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