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Parent / Guardian
October 24, 2019
My third and last child is in the final year at St. John. My student is sad and doesn't want to leave. The small class sizes and guidance from staff has made St. John an extension of our family. We... More
Review for St Johns School
Current student
May 05, 2019
5/5. I love attending this school. I was homeschooled my whole life until I came here and the transition was great. The other students are friendly and welcoming and the teachers are forgiving and... More
Parent / Guardian
December 03, 2016
We love the small classes and individual attention each student receives. We love that the older students help the younger students. We love that the principal knows all the kids! We love all the... More
Review for St Johns School