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About SJCP

As Maryland's oldest Catholic high school, all of us recognize our responsibility to continually strive for excellence in providing a comprehensive education to our students. We will work diligently to provide a joyful, robust and invitational Catholic education to prepare our students for college and for life. ~ Thomas H. Powell

Saint John's at a Glance

SJCP by the Numbers 

15

Average Number of Students per Class  

9:1

Student to Faculty Ratio  

289

Students Enrolled  

16

Advanced Placement Courses Offered  

25

Championship Athletic Programs - 11 Boys (MIAA) & 12 Girls (IAAM) & 2 Club Teams   

20+

Clubs and Organizations  

Class of 2020 

$6.3

Millon in Academic and Athletic College Scholarships Awarded  

100%

College Applicant Acceptance  

11,846+

Hours of Collective Community Service  

88

Graduates Attended 55 Colleges & Universities in 19 States  

40%

are Attended Private Colleges & Universities  

15%

of Graduates Participated in NCAA Athletics  

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Transportation

Saint John's Catholic Prep School Bus

5-Year SAT Scores Comparison

2015 - 2019 SAT Scores 2015 2016 2017* 2018* 2019*
Saint John's Catholic Prep 1631 1636 1190 1180 1160
Frederick County 1540 1558 1126 1149 1058
Maryland 1552 1456 1046 1066 1041
National 1490 1484 1020 1049 1039

*2017-2019 SAT scores reflect a change in scoring from a 3-part test to a 2-part test

 

Current 2019-2020 Enrollment : 286

12th Grade: 88 (42 male/46 female)
11th Grade: 63 (30 male/33 female)
10th Grade: 73 (39 male/34 female)
9th Grade: 61 (40 male/22 female)

Financial Assistance & Scholarships:

$874,492 - Total need-based aid and merit scholarships

60% of students receive scholarships and need-based financial aid

Student Population:

64% Catholic / 28% Other Faiths / 8% Unknown

Demographics: 77% Caucasian, 6% Asian/Pacific Islander, 8% Multi-Racial, 9% African American, and 7% Hispanic

Faculty & Staff:

39 responsible for teaching/learning process
64% with advanced degrees (4 with Ph.D.’s)
69% Catholic / 31% Other Faiths

2018-2019 Charitable Income

Annual Fund: $131,573

Soiree: $68,515

Booster Club: $9,550

Funded approximately 15% of expenses not covered by tuition fees.

Where Our Students are From:

The school draws from a wide geographic area encompassing Frederick, Maryland and its surrounding counties, and the states of Virginia and West Virginia. Currently, Saint John's is hosting international students from China, South Korea, and Vietnam.