Welcome to our school’s website. We are glad that you are interested in learning more about St. John LaLande Catholic School. Located in northeastern Jackson county, we serve students from all over the Kansas City metropolitan area, reaching over 23 zipcodes. We offer a fully accredited educational program for students, ages 3 through 8th grade.
St. John LaLande school places emphasis on academic excellence in an environment that encourages each student to be the best he or she can be. Our curriculum is grounded in traditional values and includes foreign language, technology, art, music, and physical education as well as exciting extra-curricular opportunities including sports, scouts, chess, and new for 2016-2017, a robotics program. St. John LaLande is a member of the nationally recognized “Project Lead the Way”with Project Lead the Way in the fall of 2016, providing a strong engineering and technology science curriculum for our students in K-5 that complements our historically strong middle school science STEAM program.
Our school has been serving students in the greater eastern Jackson county area since 1959. Students from St. John’s attend area private and public high schools where they excel academically and athletically. Students from St. John LaLande attend Archbishop O’Hara High School, St. Teresa’s Academy, Notre Dame de Sion and Rockhurst High School as well as our strong public schools in Blue Springs, Lees Summit, Grain Valley and Oak Grove.
Here you will find a joyful community of dedicated educational professionals, enthusiastically pursuing their vocation of working with the children entrusted to our care as well as committed, caring families who form a strong faith family. Please fill out the attached form and let us show you all of the ways that St. John LaLande school can make a difference for your family!