Fast Facts

Students

Total Enrollment 2019/2020 School Year (PK3-Gr. 8) = 331

Non-Catholic Students = 20 (6%)

Minority Students = 52 (16%)

Students receiving financial aid = 19.7%

Classes

Average class size: 16

10:1 student/licensed teacher ratio

Teachers

Total Number of Certified Educators = 31

Advanced Degrees = 23 (74%)

Minority = 3 (11%)

Accreditation

Accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement, a division of AdvancED State of Tennessee Certification

Academics

SJNCS provides a progressive curriculum emphasizing rigorous instruction in all subject areas including religion, English, literature, math, science, Spanish, technology, art, music, and physical education. Teachers take a balanced approach to academics, recognizing each student’s need for mastery of fundamental skills, combined with the use of higher order of thinking and 21st century skills including communication, collaboration, creativity, and critical thinking.

Required Enrichment Courses

  • Library
  • Music (General Music, Choir or Band)
  • Physical Education
  • Spanish
  • Technology
  • Visual Arts

Sports

  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Golf
  • Soccer
  • Tennis
  • Track
  • Volleyball

Catholic Youth Sports

  • Cheerleading
  • Football
  • Swimming

Extracurricular

  • After School Study Sessions
  • Altar Serving
  • Band
  • Boy Scouts
  • Chess Club
  • Girl Scouts
  • Leadership Council
  • Safety Patrol
  • STEM Scouts
  • Tiny Saints – Youth St. Vincent de Paul
  • Yearbook Club
Class Hours
Preschool 7:55AM-2:45PM
Lower School (K-4) 7:55AM-3:00PM
Middle School (5-8) 7:55AM-3:20PM
Before Care 7:00AM-7:40AM
After Care 3:00PM-6:00PM