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St. John School

St. John School is a coeducational private Catholic traditional school for students in grades Pre-K through 8.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Urban


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St. John School says

Saint John School is located in North Square on the Freedom Trail in Bostons historic North End. Since 1873, it has touched the lives of generations of children in the heart of a dynamic city. Originally serving the sons and daughters of newly-arriving immigrants, St. Johns faculty proudly preserves a Catholic tradition of preparing young people for the challenges and opportunities in a world of constant change. Reaching beyond the border of a storied neighborhood, Saint John School serves students from all backgrounds and from all parts of Boston and beyond. The school cherishes the diversity of its student body and takes full advantage of the cultural and educational resources of an urban setting.



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  (617) 227-3143

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 209
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
Pre-K 29
Transitional KG 3
Kindergarten 41
1 16
2 26
3 20
4 18
5 16
6 18
7 11
8 11

St. John School's relatively variable enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing St. John School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 13 : 1
Gender 30% Male / 70% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 66%
Multi-racial 3%
Hispanic/Latino 10%
Black or African American 4%
Asian 2%

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