St John's Elementary School in Alden, NY

Welcome to St. John the Baptist School


Prayer of Petition to Father Nelson H. Baker

We invite you all to pray every day for God's powerful healing love for Thomas Ackley (Alden, NY) who is suffering from brain cancer.

O God, Our Father, we praise and thank you for the gift of Father Nelson Baker, priest and disciple, who lived your will in faith and trust, and lived your love in service to the poor, the sick, the homeless and the young.

I pray in confidence that through his intercession, You will grant me the favor which I request.  You who live and reign forever and ever.


Tuition as low as $201.50 a month!
over 10 months for Kindergarten. Click for details


Mission Statement

St. John the Baptist Catholic School, guided by the principles of Christianity and the teachings of Jesus Christ, provides high quality academic education within the context of a faith-based environment, allowing each student the opportunity to reach his/her fullest potential academically, morally, socially and spiritually.

We invite you to come and see the start of something great ...where we begin to build....

~A Foundation for Success...A Foundation for Life~.


Best Elementary School in Alden

 St. John the Baptist School welcomes families and students to visit and or shadow a day during the year. Schedule a tour for your family today by calling the school office Monday - Friday at

Event Calendar
Event StartTitle
9/18/2014 6:00 PM Parish Council Meeting
9/18/2014 6:00 PM Cub Scouts
9/19/2014 8:30 AM Opening School Mass
9/21/2014 9:30 AM Catechetical Sunday
9/23/2014 6:00 PM Meet the Teacher Night
9/23/2014 7:00 PM HSA General Meeting