St. Johns College High School

  • A Catholic, Lasallian, co-educational, college preparatory school committed to opening minds, unlocking talents, and building leaders..

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1851

Student Body

Total Students1130 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
47%
State avg.: 48%
Students by GradeSt. Johns College High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers94 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
73%
Average Class Size21 students
Number of AP Courses23 courses
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Khaki pants oxford/ skirt oxford)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineDec. 15
Yearly Tuition Cost$18,465
% on Financial Aid
39%
Average Financial Aid Grant$5,500
Acceptance Rate
45%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorSusan Hinton
Admissions AssociateBarbara Murray

Sports

Total Sports Offered24 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Crew, Cross Country, Diving, Drill Team, Equestrian, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Marksmanship, Riflery, Rugby, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Weightlifting, Winter Track, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CrewCross Country,
DivingDrill Team,
EquestrianField Hockey,
FootballGolf,
Ice HockeyLacrosse,
MarksmanshipRiflery,
RugbySoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWeightlifting,
Winter TrackWrestling,

School Notes

  • The mission of St. John`s College High School is to provide an excellent academic and Christian education in an environment that welcomes diversity, enlightens our students, and forms the foundation of an education that lasts a lifetime.
  • Faithful to the charism of St. John Baptist de La Salle, St. John`s College High School is an independent Catholic college preparatory school whose mission is to provide a human and Christian education to young men and women from diverse socioeconomic and cultural backgrounds.
  • St. John`s is a community of faith and zeal with dedicated Lasallian educators committed to the spiritual, academic, cultural, physical and moral development of every student. Rooted in Christian values, the Lasallian experience at St. John`s prepares young men and women for a life of leadership, achievement and service to the community.
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  • Olney
    Grades: 9-12 | 1200 students
    12.3 miles
    17301 Old Vic Boulevard
    Olney, MD 20832
    (240)283-3367
    12.3 9-12
    1200
  • District Heights
    Grades: 9-12 | 880 students
    11.7 miles
    6800 Marlboro Pike
    District Heights, MD 20747
    (301)735-8401
    11.7 9-12
    880
  • Washington
    Grades: 9-12 | 500 students
    3.2 miles
    4300 Harewood Rd Ne
    Washington, DC 20017
    (202)529-0200
    3.2 9-12
    500
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    4.8 miles
    19 Eye Street NW
    Washington, DC 20001
    (202)336-7100
    4.8 9-12
    960
  • Bethesda
    Grades: 3-12 | 664 students
    5.4 miles
    7303 River Road
    Bethesda, MD 20817
    (301)365-5300
    5.4 3-12
    664

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