In language arts, students learn to become better readers, thinkers, and writers. SJB students are placed in small-group guided reading groups starting in PreK. They continue small-group reading through 4th grade.
St. John the Baptist students in grades 3-8 also have the unique benefit of a writing program and designated writing teacher.
Grammar skills are outlined in the language arts learning standards. To ensure that our students receive a solid grammar foundation, particular grammar skills are emphasized in each grade. Here are grammar skills aligned by grade.