St. John Neumann Catholic School

Fast Facts

Students
Total Enrollment 2016/2017 School Year (PK3-Gr. 8) = 269
Non-Catholic Students = 17 (6%)
Minority Students = 41 (15%)
Students receiving financial aid = 19.7%

Classes
Average class size: 16
11:1 student/teacher ratio

Teachers
Total Number of Certified Educators = 26
Advanced Degrees = 18 (67%)
Minority = 3 (11%)

AdvancEd Accreditation

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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.

Service Learning
Fulfilling the school’s mission, every SJN student is charged to participate in God’s work by serving others. Students engage in monthly faith and good works projects through which a broad array of nonprofits benefit. Middle school students are required to attain service hours each semester and are given the opportunity to witness the fruits of their labor.

Required Enrichment Courses

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

Sports

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

Extracurricular

  • Adoration Club
  • Altar Serving
  • Band
  • Boy Scouts
  • Chess Club
  • Choir
  • Girl Scouts
  • Leadership Council
  • Percussion
  • Piano
  • Power Hour
  • Safety Patrol
  • STEM Scouts
  • Tutoring

School Hours

  • Preschool, 8:00AM-2:45PM
  • Lower School (K-4), 8:00AM-3:00PM
  • Middle School (5-8), 8:00AM-3:20PM
  • Before Care, 7:00AM-7:45AM
  • After Care, 3:00PM-6:00PM