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The college preparatory curriculum at Saint John’s Catholic Prep is designed to meet the needs and talents of each individual student. Each student’s schedule consists of core subjects - Mathematics, Science, English, History, Philosophy, Foreign Language, and Religion. Physical Education, Computer Science, Music and Art are also required. Students may select electives in major subject areas in addition to required courses.
In order to challenge each student appropriately, and allow each student to work to his or her full potential, Saint John’s provides general academic, honors, and Advanced Placement level courses. The general academic courses are designed to strengthen skills required in a college preparatory program while the honors courses, offered in English, Mathematics, Foreign Language, Science, and Social Studies, provide progressively greater challenges and more in-depth study. Qualified students are strongly encouraged to take Advanced Placement courses offered in English, Mathematics, Science, Government, and Foreign Language. Advanced Placement courses may allow students to earn valuable college credits.
Keeping pace with technology is a priority at Saint John’s. Using Windows-based software, students develop proficiency in word-processing, managing databases, spreadsheets, and basic programming. Students have access to the Internet in the school library and computer lab as a supplemental resource for research.
Saint John’s Catholic Prep enjoys a long tradition of service to its students, its community, and to the kingdom of God. That tradition is rooted in the values established by its Jesuit founder, Father John McElroy, which in turn reflects both the message of Jesus and the way he taught through wisdom, reason, story and personal example.
We believe that our responsibility is to bring knowledge of the past to our students, to engage them in the present, and to prepare them for the future. The purpose of our effort is to create good citizens, sensitive to the needs of others, morally and intellectually responsible for our world and ready to account to God for their lives. To those ends we strive to offer a strong academic program intended to endow our students with the intellectual, spiritual, athletic, and aesthetic qualities needed to maintain the world as God intended at its creation.
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