Academic Accomplishments

  • St. John's Catholic School was recognized as a Distinguished School by the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis in 2014.
  • Sun ThisWeek Newspaper named St. John the Baptist Catholic School "Best Private School" for 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017 Readers' Choice Awards
  • Sun ThisWeek Newspaper named St. John's Steppingstones Preschool "Best Preschool" for 2017 Readers' Choice Awards
  • Fr. Mike Tix received NCEA Distinguished Pastor Award for 2015
  • All students in grade 2 through 8 take the NWEA MAP assessments in the fall and in the spring.  Year after year, all of the grade levels score in the top 1/4 of students in the nation.
  • 75% of our middle school students are on the Honor Roll
  • 80% of our graduates take honor level or Advanced Placement classes in high school.
  • All of our students graduate and are accepted into such high schools as Academy of Holy Angels, Convent of the Visitation, Breck, Holy Family, Saint Thomas Academy, Cretin-Derham Hall, Burnsville High School, Prior Lake High School, Lakeville North and South High School, Shakopee High School and Apple Valley High School.