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Saint John’s Preparatory School offers students a wide and varied group of clubs, Athletic teams and organizations.

Our liberal arts curriculum provides a focused and well-rounded education that nurtures the confidence, skill-sets, and encouragement our students need to succeed in college and beyond. Students are encouraged to further develop by joining athletic teams, clubs and groups. We encourage students to push beyond their known boundaries, regardless of knowledge or ability.

Students perform in our fall and spring theater productions. They publish articles in the school newspaper, a literary magazine, and yearbook. They compete with other schools, in both athletic and academic competitions.

Middle school students in grades 6-8 are encouraged to participate in age-appropriate athletic teams, clubs and activities, as well.


Activities & Athletics Calendar
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100% of our Upper School (grades 9-12)   students participate in at least one activity during the school year.

Competitive Athletics

Soccer, girls’ swimming, cross country running, basketball, Nordic skiing, track and field, baseball, softball, tennis, and esports.
Coop sports: Football and ice hockey

Watch our Esports Teams LIVE

Middle School

Middle School athletic programs are available in all the above competitive athletic offerings. In most instances, they compete at the middle school level, but in some cases they may participate at the 9th grade/C squad or Junior Varsity levels.


Band, Chamber Choir, Chorus, String Ensemble, Jazz Band

Student Organizations:

Student Council, World Club, National Honor Society and Mu Alpha Theta (Math Honor Society)

Student Publications

Yearbook (Pine Curtain), Newspaper (Prep Post), Creative Writing Magazine (The Triangle)

Academic Teams

Robotics, Math Team, Knowledge Bowl and Envirothon


The Theatre Department performs two shows per year, a fall play and a spring musical.

Recreational Facilities

The Saint John’s University fitness center, swimming pools, basketball/volleyball courts, baseball fields, racquetball courts, indoor climbing wall, indoor track and indoor/outdoor tennis courts are also available for supervised events and athletic teams.



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"My kids have thrived at this school and have been afforded amazing opportunities to grow, not only as students, but also as human beings. The environment encourages individuality, supports different cultures and backgrounds, and prepares its students for future success by offering a real-life sampling of what they will encounter in college and beyond."
Jennifer, parent
"At Saint John’s Prep, everyone here is very welcoming and everyone each has their own unique personality."
Brenna, student
"One of my greatest achievements is that I'm involved in a lot of sports and activities and I am still able to maintain good grades. I love the environment at Prep, everyone is friendly and the academics are very good."
Anna, student from St. Joseph
"At Prep we have the ability to do and try so many things and that is such a blessing.  Students are encouraged to try new things despite never having done them before.  I have been encouraged to be more than just one type of person based on my activities; I can do sports, academic competitions, theatre, and clubs related to social good.  At other schools they don't blend all the interests of their students so freely and easily."
Libby, Student
"I like coming to Saint John's Prep because of the great teachers and many opportunities in extracurricular activities."
Connor, Student
"Going to Saint John's Prep is great because we have great teachers, small class sizes, great curriculum choices, and a beautiful environment filled with trees and lakes."
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