We are the SJE family with Jesus in the center of all we do. He guides us in leadership, scholarship and joyful service to others. Grounded in the Catholic faith, St. John the Evangelist School nurtures the God-given potential of each student, providing a rigorous academic and spiritual foundation forming courageous and compassionate leaders. Stop by for a visit and see what makes us a 3-time National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked GA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 318 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $8,085
  • Average class size: 29 students
  • Application Deadline: Feb. 13 / rolling

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
 Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 1994, 2010, 2017

Student Body

Total Students
318 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade
St. John The Evangelist School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
29 students

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Feb. 13 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Catholic tuition- $8085 Non-Catholic- $9603 Financial aid available for Catholic students. Goiuzeta Scholarship aid available for Hispanic/Latino students. GRACE Scholarships available for Pre-K and Kindergarten students as well as those who have atte
Admissions Director
Mrs. Ashley Ward
Admissions Associate
Mrs. Monica Woodson


Total Sports Offered
4 sports


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
12 extracurriculars
Club or Organization:
Chess Club, Jr. National Honor Society, Robotics, Science Olympiad Team, Student Council, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
Chorus, Clay Class, Drama Program

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Dance, Gymnastics Club, Karate

School Notes

  • How to Apply: We will begin accepting applications for the 2019-2020 school year on October 8th.  Applying is easy using our Online Application. We encourage families to apply online as it simplifies submission and provides parents a tool for tracking online the status of their admission after their application has been submitted. A non-refundable fee of $150 must be submitted with each application.  Paper applications are also available in the school office. Applicants who meet the academic and behavioral criteria are considered for acceptance by the Admissions Committee.  Decision letters will be mailed on April 3rd to families whose completed applications are received by February 13th.  Applications received after February 13th will be considered on a rolling basis as space allows.

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked GA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 318 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $8,085
  • Average class size: 29 students
  • Application Deadline: Feb. 13 / rolling

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The average private school tuition in Atlanta, GA is $15,703 for elementary schools and $19,241 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Atlanta, GA is 75% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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