St. John The Evangelist School

  • 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.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1954
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 1994, 2010, 2017

Student Body

Total Students318 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade St. John The Evangelist School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size29 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineFeb. 13 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$8,085
Tuition NotesCatholic 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 DirectorMrs. Ashley Ward
Admissions AssociateMrs. Monica Woodson


Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBasketball, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballSoccer,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.12 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.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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  • Tyrone
    Grades: PK-8 | 98 students
    14.5 miles
    211 Kirkley Rd
    Tyrone, GA 30290
    (770) 306-9026
    14.5 PK-8
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    Grades: NS-12 | 203 students
    3.4 miles
    1312 Knotts Ave.
    Atlanta, GA 30344
    (404) 281-3667
    3.4 NS-12
  • Atlanta
    Grades: NS-12
    15.2 miles
    4449 Northside Dr Nw
    Atlanta, GA 30327
    (678) 904-2811
    15.2 NS-12
  • Decatur
    Grades: PK-8 | 139 students
    7.8 miles
    2560 Tilson Rd
    Decatur, GA 30032
    (404) 241-3063
    7.8 PK-8
  • Atlanta
    Grades: PK-12 | 1313 students
    12.3 miles
    2890 North Fulton Drive
    Atlanta, GA 30305
    (404) 841-3840
    12.3 PK-12

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