Shadow Program


The Shadow Program is designed to give prospective students an opportunity to experience Saint John’s for a portion of the school day. While a shadow day is not mandatory, we encourage all prospective students to participate in order to truly get a feel for our school.

Registration for the Shadow Program at Saint John’s is available as an application step in Ravenna. In order to schedule a shadow day for your student, the preliminary application for admission and the shadow day form must first be submitted. For detailed instructions on how to register, please click here. Students interested in transferring to Saint John's should contact the Admissions Office directly at admissions@stjohnshigh.org or call 508-842-8934 ext. 266 to schedule a visit.

High School

Shadow visitors in the high school division will have the opportunity to accompany a current student to homeroom, four academic classes, a tour of the campus, and lunch during the 2022-2023 school year. Although a free lunch will be provided,  students are welcome to bring their lunch from home. 

When: The Shadow Program is offered to prospective high school students on select dates from December 2022 to April 2023.

Arrival Time: 8:00 a.m. 

End Time:
12:50 p.m. 

Location:
Students should report directly to Admissions in Conal Hall. 

Dress Code: Shadow visitors must be in full high school dress code, including sports jacket, button-down shirt, tie, belt, pants, and shoes (no sneakers). Boots are permitted from December 1 through March 31. 

Middle School

Shadow visitors in the middle school division will have the opportunity to accompany a current student to homeroom and five academic classes during the 2022-2023 school year. Unfortunately, our middle school students will not stay for lunch on their shadow day, however, a small snack will be provided. 

When:
The Shadow Program is offered to prospective middle school students on select dates from January 2023 to April 2023.

Arrival Time: 8:20 a.m. 

End Time:
12:30 p.m. 

Location:
Students should report directly to Admissions in Conal Hall. 

Dress Code: Shadow visitors should be dressed similarly to the middle school dress code, including a solid white polo shirt or solid white button-down shirt, optional grey knit sweater, khaki-colored pants, belt, and shoes (no sneakers). Boots are permitted from December 1 through March 31.