Our Faculty

Debbie Ford
Pei-Yi Jones

Jennifer Duran



St. John Catholic School Pre-Kindergarten has developed a strong core curriculum. The learning environment is child originated and teacher framed in a developmentally appropriate environment. Activities are designed to encourage
creativity, independence and readiness for Kindergarten. Elements of both the Montessori and Reggio Emilia
Method are incorporated into the learning environment. Pre Early Literacy Learning in Arkansas, Pre-ELLA
is incorporated into the hands on learning environment. Learning activities provided in the pre-school
include the following:

  • Writing
  • Language Development
  • Numeric Awareness
  • Science Exploration
  • Multi-Cultural Studies
  • Social Studies
  • Religion
  • Creative Expression
  • Art
  • Music
  • Spanish
  • Library
  • Physical Education
  • Computer
  • Fine motor development
  • Sensorial
  • Practical living

Goals and Accreditation

Our goal, always, is to model what we teach, and to give our students the tools to meet every goal and challenge with Christian perseverance.  Christian values are interwoven into the teaching of all subjects.  We strive to develop the whole child, academically, spiritually, physically, morally, and socially.

Our teachers are fully certified instructors, many with Master's degrees.  Our school is accredited by the Arkansas Nonpublic School Accrediting Association (ANSAA).

Q & A

Q: Are uniforms required?
A: As part of St. John Catholic School uniforms are reqired.

Q: Do you offer an after-care program?
A: An extended school program is available which includes before and after school care.  The program is provided for students Monday through Friday until 5:30 p.m. while school is in session.

Q: How will I be informed of school activities?
A: Take Home folders will include letters and other important information from the school office or your child's teacher.