We continue to accept applications for admission. We have openings in TK, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school classes. We encourage you to apply soon.

St. John School provides affordable private education for transitional kindergarten, elementary, and middle school (junior high) students in San Francisco and the Bay Area. Contact us to set up a tour and learn more about our wonderful St. John School community. Tours are conducted in person, 1:1 with our school principal, Alexandra Iwaszewicz.

Admissions for the 2022/2023 school year continues. Learn more about our enrollment process and visit our School Tours page to schedule a tour. When you are ready to apply, our application for admission is available online at: St. John School Application: 2022-2023.

We invite you to consider St. John School as the educational community for your child! St. John is a private Catholic school committed to helping our students, TK – 8th grade, thrive emotionally, intellectually, spiritually, and physically. We seek to provide affordable education for families considering a private school opportunity in San Francisco and the Bay Area. We recognize that you, our students’ parents, are the primary educators of your child. We are honored to assist you in your ministry of parenting and educating your child(ren).

Schedule a Tour

Our school serves transitional kindergarten, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school/junior high students. To schedule an appointment to visit, please fill out our Schedule a Tour form or call the office at 415-584-8383. Since our enrollment process is always open, we are able to welcome you when it is convenient for you and your family.


Please visit Tuition and Fees for information about St. John’s tuition rate. St. John School provides an option for full tuition or reduced tuition based on a family’s volunteer service preference. Tuition is payable annually, semiannually, or monthly.

Admission Process

St. John School provides an excellent Catholic education while embracing students of all cultural, religious, social, and economic backgrounds. For detailed information about the admission process and requirements, including due dates and acceptance dates, please visit Admission Process, Policies, and Due Dates.

Racial Non-Discriminatory Policy

St. John School, mindful of its mission to be witness to the love of Christ for all, admits students of any race, color, and national and/or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded to or made available to students at this school. St. John School does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, and national and/or ethnic origin, age, gender, or disability in administration of educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.

Application for Enrollment – 2022/2023

Once you are ready to apply, please fill out and submit St. John School’s online Application for Enrollment. Please feel free to email or call the school office if you have any questions while filling out the application. Admission fees may be paid contact-free through Venmo or phone, or in-person by appointment.

Extended Care and After-School Activities

St. John School’s extended care is a nurturing environment where children are safely supervised while completing homework. We provide nutritious snacks and age-appropriate games and activities. Our extended care is billed on a monthly or drop-in rate. Additional after-school clubs and programs are available for a nominal fee.

Other Services

Title I: For our students that qualify under Title I, we offer the additional support of counseling services through the Center for Child and Family Development and a resource program through Catapult.

TK-5 Resource: We have a dedicated resource specialist that works with our TK-5 students.

Tutoring: Teachers currently offer free after-school tutoring for those students that need extra support.

High School Application: Applying to high schools in the Bay Area can be an overwhelming process. Our talented high school admissions team will assist our students and families every step of the way.