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St. John the Baptist Diocesan High School
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  • Private, Catholic
  • WEST ISLIP, NY

Report Card

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Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
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  2. Diversity
    grade A
  3. Teachers
    grade B minus
  4. College Prep
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  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A
  6. Sports
    grade B

About

1170 MONTAUK HWY
WEST ISLIP, NY 11795
About St. John the Baptist Diocesan High School...

Applying

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Application Fee
$75
Interview Required
Yes
Required/Recommended Tests
No data available  

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$11,800
Tuition is for the highest grade offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Received Financial Aid
14%
Average Financial Aid
$1,000
From St. John the Baptist Diocesan High School

Founded in 1966, St. John the Baptist Diocesan High School is a private, Catholic, college preparatory high school located in West Islip, New York, minutes from the Great South Bay in Suffolk County.

We offer a challenging academic program featuring over 30 Advanced Placement and Honors courses and over 17 College Credit courses through unique partnerships with St. John's University, Molloy University, and Adelphi University. Our Engineering Program through R.I.T. also offers the opportunity for college credit as early as freshman year! We also offer a wide array of Fine and Performing Arts courses ranging from Chorus, Band, Orchestra, Dance instruction to Studio in Art and Ceramics.

St. John the Baptist has captured over 192 Athletic Championships in 55 years. We offer boys' and girls' Varsity and Junior Varsity levels in over 30 different team sports. And with over 35 Clubs and Activities running everyday after school, we are proud to say there is something for everyone at SJB!

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1190
546 responses
Average ACT
28
122 responses

St. John the Baptist Diocesan High School Academics

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With over 30 Advanced Placement and Honors level courses, an expansive Fine and Performing Arts program, and many electives from multiple disciplines, St. John's offers a student centered curriculum that helps students discover their God given gifts and talents. Our Guidance Department helps students select the most challenging courses to enhance those gifts to serve others as God intended.

Culture & Safety

Poll
86%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 44 responses
Poll
75%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 44 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 150 responses
  • Pep Rally
    24%
  • Decades Day
    17%
  • Spirit Week
    17%
  • Senior Barbaque
    10%
  • Sporting events
    8%
  • Senior BBQ
    7%
  • Danceworks
    5%

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,200
82%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 50 responses
70%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 50 responses
76%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 50 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
12:1
National
17:1
Poll
69%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 64 responses
Poll
88%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 64 responses
Poll
78%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 64 responses

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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Low
84%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 32 responses
72%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 32 responses
75%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 32 responses

Living in the Area

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Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  2. Good for Families
    grade A
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
Median Household Income
$141,957
National
$69,021
Median Rent
$1,978
National
$1,163
Median Home Value
$465,500
National
$244,900

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