St. John The Evangelist School

St. John the Evangelist School is a welcoming, caring community. The sense of community and the importance of serving others identify who we are.
Beginning in preschool, the faculty and staff consciously teach our students the importance of imitating Christ by serving others as He did.
Our school community reaches out to others in many ways to make them feel welcome.
Our service-learning projects are central to this teaching process and help develop and maintain a culture of respect for all life.
When asked what makes our school special, the immediate response is "the great community spirit of St. John the Evangelist School."
Our school is inclusive.  Our Resource Department helps children with learning challenges.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked MD School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 200 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,995
  • Acceptance rate: 98%
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Language-based, mild learning differences
Year Founded
1950
Awards
 Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2013

Student Body

Total Students
200 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
18%
State avg.: 37%
Students by Grade
St. John The Evangelist School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
60%
Average Class Size
20 students
List of Courses Offered
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Uniform)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Sibling grants available
% on Financial Aid
50%
Acceptance Rate
98%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Associate
Melissa Sloan

Sports

Total Sports Offered
5 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Boy Scouts, Brownies, Cub Scouts, Girl Scouts, Girls on the Run, Math Club, Science Club, Student Council

Arts and Music Programs:
Art Horizons

Recreational Athletic Programs:
CYO Sports

School Notes

  • St. John the Evangelist School is a welcoming, caring community. The sense of community and the importance of serving others identify who we are. Beginning in preschool, the faculty and staff consciously teach our students the importance of imitating Christ by serving others as He did. Our school community reaches out to others in many ways to make them feel welcome. Our service-learning projects are central to this teaching process and help develop and maintain a culture of respect for all life. When asked what makes our school special, the immediate response is "the great community spirit of St. John the Evangelist School."

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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked MD School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 200 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,995
  • Acceptance rate: 98%
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Silver Spring, MD is $10,627 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Silver Spring, MD is 76% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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