Summer Office Hours: Tues., Wed., Thurs. 9:00am to 1:00pm.
Now registering for Grades Pre-K3 through Grade 8. Register for 2021-22 academic year online. First day of school is Wednesday, September 1. Please call the school office at 860-388-0849 with questions or to schedule a private tour. 

Open Houses, Tours and Classroom Visits

VIRTUAL OPEN HOUSE - March 3, 2021

St. John School held a virtual Open House on Wednesday, March 3rd. Participants heard about the challenging PK-Grade 8 curriculums, the St. John School characteristics of excellence, recent Covid policy implementations and our planned safe return for athletics, after school activities, enrichment programs and clubs for the 2021/22 academic year. In addition, Principal Mother Elaine Moorcroft answered questions from participants. St. John School has been open every day conducting continuous in-person learning since August 2020. Registration for the 2021/22 year has begun (the deadline for PK3/PK4 registration is June 18, 2021). Please call the school office at (860) 388 0849 if you would like information on the recent virtual call or have any questions. We look forward to hearing from you!


You are welcome to come visit St. John School during our Open House dates or Walk about Wednesday tours. In addition, please contact the Principal to arrange a school tour and/or classroom visit at any time during the academic year. Potential students can spend a "shadow day" in our classrooms and experience St. John School.


All are welcome to attend an Open House, scheduled several times per year, usually in January, March/April and May/June.  During the Open House, take a school tour, meet parents for Q & A, and meet briefly with the Principal. Please register in advance. 

The 2020/21 Academic Year Open Houses are scheduled for the following dates:

  • Sunday, January 26, 10am-noon
  • Wednesday, March 18, 9am-11am & 6pm-8pm
  • Wednesday, April 28, 6.30pm Presentation (Grades 6-8, Middle School only)
  • Thursday, May 7, 9am-11am (PreK3, PreK4, Kindergarten Only)
Click here to REGISTER for Open Houses - suspended due to pandemic



Parents are invited to visit St. John School on Wednesday mornings from 9-10am to experience a typical day. You will have the opportunity to tour the facilities, peek in on the classrooms, tour the gym, computer lab, science lab, Spanish/music room, library, gymnasium and briefly meet with the Principal. Advance registration is necessary.


These special tours for will be offered on the following 2020 dates:


  • February 5
  • March 4, 11
  • April 8, 22
  • May 6
Click here to REGISTER for Walkabout Wednesdays - suspended due to pandemic

Directions : When visiting the school, the Main Office entrance to the school is at 161 Main Street, Old Saybrook via the driveway between the Rectory and Saint John Church.  The doorway is in the right corner of the gym and the middle school wing.