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Programs

Classes

5
Visual Arts
including: Sculpture
4
Music
including: Orchestra
3
Languages
including: French
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Jazz band
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Dance
Drama
Media arts Computer animation
Graphics
Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Sculpture
World languages taught French
Latin
Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus None
Instructional / curriculum models used Advanced placement (AP) courses
Honors track
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Early childhood program offered No

Support

15
Facilities
including: Computer lab
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Career/college counseling
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Tutoring
Level of ESL/ELL programming None
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Specific learning disabilities
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College presentations or information sessions
SAT/ACT prep classes
Vocational or skills-based training None
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Computer lab
College / career center
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Music room
Performance stage
Science lab

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School cultural diversity1

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 52% 1%
Black 28% 1%
Hispanic 9% 13%
Two or more races 6% 57%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

14
Girls Sports
including: Golf
15
Boys Sports
including: Baseball
20
Clubs
including: Model UN
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Crew
Cross country
Diving
Field hockey
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Crew / Rowing
Cross country
Diving
Football
Golf
Ice hockey
Lacrosse
Rugby
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Wrestling
Clubs Anime club
Art club
Chess club
Cooking club
Community service
Debate
Drama club
Foreign language and culture club
It's Academic
JROTC
Literary magazine
Model UN
National Honor Society (NHS)
Recycling club
Robotics club
Step team
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Television / Radio News
Yearbook
Clubs - language French, Spanish
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
School mascot Cadet
School colors Scarlet, Grey
Students typically come from these schools Catholic Elementary Schools
  DC Private Schools

Teachers

16
Staff
including: Computer specialist
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
Dance teacher
Gifted Specialist
Instructional aide / coach
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Robotics / Technology specialist
Special education coordinator
World languages spoken by staff French
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
School-run shuttle from nearby metro and bus stops Yes
Metro / Bus lines Friendship Hts., Silver Spr.
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.stjohnschs.org/
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline One deadline
Application deadline 12/13/2013
Tuition range (low) $16000
Tuition range (high) $19000
For the year 2013-2014
Vouchers accepted Yes
Financial aid offered Yes
Financial aid type School-based aid
Outside scholarships
# of applications received 1000
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 287
For the year 2013-2014

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012