Fast Facts on SJR
Updated October 8, 2013
As one of Canada’s leading independent schools, SJR has a consistent record of achievement. As of Fall 2013, SJR’s debating and public speaking program has an unprecedented record of 14 World Championships in the last 25 years. We have produced 18 Rhodes Scholars and numerous athletes who have competed at national and international levels, including the Olympics. Our graduates receive top scholarships and go on to study in prestigious universities around the world.
Day: Kindergarten to Grade 12
Boarding: Grades 8 – 12
2013 Student Statistics
Student Population: 806
Student to Teacher ratio: 9:1
Student to Boarding Staff ratio: 4:1
Girls: 43% | Boys: 57%
2013 University Statistics
100% university placement rate
99% of students were offered their 1st choice university & program
81% of students were offered an award/scholarship
Clubs and Activities
Aerobics, Art After School, Book Club, Chess, Chinese Club, Concert Band and Jazz Band, Creative Writing, Debating and Public Speaking, Drama, Japanese Club, Latin Club, Mathematics Competitions, Multi-Cultural Club, Radio Club, Reach For The Top, Robotics Club, Rock Show, School Trips, Science Fair and Symposium, Visual Arts, Weight Training, Yearbook and Yoga/Pilates.
Badminton, Basketball, Cross-Country Running & Skiing, Ice Hockey, Indoor & Outdoor Soccer, Rugby, Track & Field, Ultimate, and Volleyball.
Advanced Placement (AP) Courses
Biology, Calculus, Chemistry, English Language, English Literature, European History, French, Physics, Psychology.
St. John's-Ravenscourt School is a proud member of the Canadian Accredited Independent Schools (CAIS) national association.