Founded in 1853, St. John the Baptist School offers Catholic education to students in pre-kindergarten through grade eight. The school offers a variety of clubs, including quiz bowl, yearbook and school newspaper. It provides sports activities that include basketball, volleyball, softball, and track and field. St. John the Baptist School offers after-school care that feature several activities, such as homework, snack and free time, arts and crafts and cooking. The school offers opportunities to participate in fairs, art shows and class plays. Its academic curriculum includes several subjects, such as social studies, foreign languages, physical education, religious studies, mathematics, language arts and science. St. John the Baptist School is located in Alden, N.Y.