St. John the Apostle Catholic School Mission Statement:

Rooted in the rich traditions of the Catholic Church, St. John the Apostle Catholic School provides a Christ – centered learning environment where students are challenged academically, supported spiritually, and encouraged to embody high ethical standards essential to moral development.

St. John the Apostle Catholic School Philosophy of Learning:

  • We believe in providing a faith-filled foundation ensuring a strong Catholic identity in liturgy, scripture, prayer, sacraments, and service.
  • We believe that students learn best in an environment that encourages them to become respectful, responsible, and reverent leaders in our Church and thoughtful contributors to our society.
  • We believe that students have unique learning styles and each child should be challenged to excel.
  • We believe that students learn best in an atmosphere that promotes self-discipline, self-motivation, integrity of actions, and mutual respect.
  • We believe that students learn best when teachers implement 21st century skills which enhance student engagement and achievement.
  • We believe that learning is a life-long achievement that leads students closer to realizing their full potential as intended by God.
  • We believe that students should be encouraged to recognize the gifts of others and to focus on the needs of the underprivileged individuals in our local and global communities.



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St. John the Apostle Catholic School and Church is located near many military and government installations. We honor, respect, and appreciate the men and women who serve our country. As a school and parish, we have a strong commitment to support and to pray for our military and their families.
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