About SJCP

Saint John's at a Glance

Congratulations to the Class of 2019

SJCP by the Numbers 


Average Number of Students per Class  


Student to Faculty Ratio  


Students Enrolled  


Millon in Collge Scholarships Awarded to the Class of 2019  


College Applicant Acceptance  


Advanced Placement Courses Offered  


Championship Athletic Programs - 9 Boys (MIAA) & 8 Girls (IAAM) & 3 Club Teams   


Clubs and Organizations  


Bus Service

2019-2020 Academic Year

Below are the links to the tentative agreements for Saint John’s Catholic Prep Bus Service.

Currently we have three bus routes:  Gaithersburg, Mt. Airy, and West Virginia Run

If you are interested in having your student ride the bus, please select the route and stop location. Sign the agreement and return it, along with the Bus Rider Emergency Card to the Business Office, Saint John’s Catholic Prep. Please keep the route time schedule for your reference. Please note that the times and stops are subject to change as student needs are determined.


  • You will be charged for bus service based on your contract selection. For any changes in ridership during the year (sports, new driver, car pool change) you MUST contact the SJCP Business Office (301) 662-4210 at the time of the change.
  • There is no supervision or indoor accommodation provided at SJCP for shuttle riders. Please make arrangements to have students picked up promptly.
  • The bus departs from the bus stops at the times listed above. No Waiting.
  • The bus driver has the authority to deny transportation to those students who fail to obey the driver’s directions or rules posted in the school bus and the student handbook.
  • IMPORTANT:  The exact stops and times are subject to change depending on area of demand, stop conditions, and actual travel time. You will be notified of changes. On occasion, stops may be cancelled or changed to accommodate school schedules i.e. half days.
  • For questions about stop locations and times, contact transportation supervisor Patsy Caron (240) 372-6517.

Gaithersburg Bus Agreement

Mt. Airy Bus Agreement

West Virginia Run Bus Agreement

Shuttle Only Bus Agreement

Bus Rider Emergency Card

Bus Payment Coupons

Saint John's Catholic Prep School Bus

5-Year SAT Scores Comparison

2014 - 2018 SAT Scores 2014 2015 2016 2017* 2018*
Saint John's Catholic Prep 1648 1631 1636 1190 1180
Frederick County 1555 1540 1558 1126 1149
Maryland 1468 1552 1456 1046 1066
National 1497 1490 1484 1020 1049

*2017 & 2018 SAT scores reflect a change in scoring from a 3-part test to a 2-part test


Current 2019-2020 Enrollment : 288

12th Grade: 88 (42 male/46 female)
11th Grade: 64 (31 male/33 female)
10th Grade: 74 (40 male/34 female)
9th Grade: 62 (41 male/21 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

2017-2018 Charitable Income

Annual Fund: $133,221

Soiree: $109,357

Booster Club: $21,180

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.