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About Our School

St. John the Baptist School offers a complete curriculum including art, music, physical education, and computer classes with the emphasis on high academic standards, spiritual growth and the individual needs of each child.

Offering a neighborhood school atmosphere, our student body averages approximately 280 students from pre-school through 8th grade with class sizes averaging 20 children. We offer extensive extracurricular programs including sports, piano lessons, band, after school enrichment classes, student government, and a student-run yearbook to mention only a few.

Mission Statement
Saint John the Baptist Catholic School will provide a solid Catholic education that prepares students to lead holy and honorable lives for Christ, to become faithful leaders in the community, and thus attain eternal happiness with God.

* To develop a strong sense of religion, family and community - both Church and civil - and the tools needed to build leadership in all these areas.

* To involve parents, teachers, and students in academics, athletics, and social development with a strong sense of Catholic values.

* To stress all aspects of a child's development - spiritual, intellectual, physical, emotional, moral, and social - while preparing for future educational accomplishments.

* To create a positive, respectful, and caring atmosphere for all students, teachers, parents, and members of our faith community.

NOTE: To e-mail a staff memeber, just click on the coresponding -email address below.
Teaching Staff

PS   Mrs. Kristy Beachy JrHi Mrs. Martha Wyss
K   Mrs. JoElla Graney JrHi Mrs. Cindy Welling
K    Ms. Laura Merz JrHi Mrs. Elizabeth Straley
Gr.1    Mrs. Kristy Beachy JrHi Ms. Krystal Laipple
Gr.2    Mrs. Katie Pleus Art Mrs. Sean Didier
Gr.3    Ms. Emily Kammer Library Mrs. Jennie Klinger
Gr.4    Mrs. Susan Henry Music Mr. Cody Kennerk
Gr.5    Mrs. Gail Welling P.E. Mr. Justin Davis
Gr.6    Mrs. Lisa
     Zimmerman Resources Mrs. Elizabeth Skordos

Parish -School Staff

  Mrs. Beatrice Royal

Principal   Fr. Andrew Budzinski

  Mrs. Jeanne Hohenstein

School Admin. Assistant   Mrs. Mary Glowaski

School Counselor
   Mrs. Jessica Wyss
Lunch Coordinator   Ms. Stephanie Norris

Parish Admin. Assistant
  Mr. Edward Fox

Safe Environment Coordinator   Ms. Sarah Hill
Music Director

  Mr. Tony Hettinger


Mrs. Rhonda Noll

Business Administrator

School Hours -- 8:00 am thru 3:00 pm, Monday - Friday

Before and After School Care
Before school (7am - 7:50am) available at no charge.
After school program is coordinated through the YMCA Click here for information concerning before and after school care.

School Summer Office Hours -- 9:00 am thru 2:00 pm, Monday - Friday -- Call before visiting to comfirm the person you wish to meet is available.

Average Size of School -- 280 Students

Drop off/Pick up
For all students being dropped off or picked up from school, there are two pre-arranged locations: school parking lot off of Fairfield, and the culd-de-sac off of Arlington. Parents who wish to drive their students must notify the school of their choice in order to have students ready. Click here for a diagram of pick-up and drop-off procedures.

Dress Code
Students are expected to wear uniforms. For more details, please refer to the school handbook or click on the UNIFORM link provided below.

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