St. John the Baptist Catholic School is an educational institution serving more than 400 students in pre-kindergarten through eight. It maintains a staff of more than 15 teachers and is accredited by the National Catholic Education Association and Indiana Non-public Education Association. The school provides a religion-based curriculum. St. John the Baptist Catholic School promotes students participation in sports activities, such as volley, basketball, cross-country, soccer, and track and field. In addition, its board comprises of a pastor, principal, faculty member and parishioners. The school provides luncheons, as well as after-school care services. St. John the Baptist Catholic School is located in Whiting, Ill.