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St. John the Evangelist School provides an exceptional educational experience rooted in values, compassion, and nuturing that fosters relationships between parents and educators for the benefit of all our children. In a community of faith, our faculty and staff work together to develop each child to the best of his and her ability, spiritually, academically, artistically, socially, and physically in a nurturing environment that promotes living faith, academic excellence, leadership, and service.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked MD School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 413 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $8,075
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 25 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 Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded
1959
Awards
 Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2008

Student Body

Total Students
413 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
11%
State avg.: 37%
Students by Grade
St. John The Evangelist School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Average Class Size
25 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Plaid jumper/skirt or khaki pants for girls; khaki pants w/ polo shirt (K-4) oxford shirt/necktie (5-8) for boys)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
includes books and technology fees $4,845 for 1/2 Day PreSchool
% on Financial Aid
13%
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Mrs. Lynne Fish

Sports

Total Sports Offered
5 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
14 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Bird Watching Club, Boys and Girls Scouts, Chess Club, Robotics Club, Service Club, Student Council

Arts and Music Programs:
Drama Club, Instrumental Band

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Basketball Teams, Field Hockey, Intramural basketball, Intramural Soccer, Lacrosse, Soccer Teams

School Notes

  • Emphasis on developing the whole person through scholarship, leadership and service
  • Nationally recognized Blue Ribbon School by the U. S. Department of Education
  • Community of committed, caring parents
Profile last updated: 08/24/2021

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (5 reviews)
5  
I have three children at St. John's and each have had a different experience. As with most schools, there are ups and downs. Some teachers are invested and beyond wonderful and others should probably retire or change careers. Do they even like kids? It can be hard to tell. Choosing a school for your child can be a difficult decision and you never really know if it's the right one until hindsight kicks in. So, ask questions, investigate carefully, and speak directly to the administration and other parents before making your decision.
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5  
My daughter has been at St. John's for three years. I have fallen in love with the community and school. The staff is amazing. They truly love the kids and work hard to teach them in their school subjects and about how to be good citizens of the world. The class sizes are wonderful and as a first grader my daughter still has an aid in the classroom to assist the teacher.Lacrosse. I also love that they are exposed to a language starting in pre-school. Every classroom has IPads that are incorporated in the classroom, but the students also go to a computer lab weekly. Sending our daughter to St. John's was the best decision we made, we can't wait to send our other daughter here!
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5  
Absolutely the best environment for our family. We have 3 kids at St Johns and each one is thriving. The education can't be beat... but more importantly is the feeling of community. Everyone looks out for each other and really cares about each other. An amazing staff that knows each kid by name. Such a wonderful place! So grateful to be a part of it.
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5  
We have been a part of St. John's for 5 years now and love this school! Strong academics within a caring and nurturing environment - best choice we made switching here! We now have all three of our children attending and they all love it!
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5  
Best decision we made for our children! Excellent academics and faculty that truly care about their students. Wonderful family atmosphere.
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked MD School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 413 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $8,075
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 25 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Anne Arundel County, MD is $11,587 for elementary schools and $16,706 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Anne Arundel County, MD is 88% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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