St. John Public and Private Schools
Public school students attend the Julius E. Sprauve School in Cruz Bay, which runs through the ninth grade, or the Guy Benjamin School in Coral Bay, for kindergarten through grade six. Public school students take the ferry to Ivanna Eudora Kean High School at Red Hook. Ferry service is free to all students with Government issued passes. Many parents elect to enroll their children in private schools.
The private school on St. John is The Gifft Hill School which accommodates children pre-k through 12th grades. There are also two schools with religious affiliations: The St. John Christian Academy (Grades K to 3) and the Methodist Pre School catering to ages 2-5 years. Private schools in St. Thomas are Antilles School (Grades Pre-K to 12) and the Montessori School (Grades Pre K to 12).
The University of the Virgin Islands in St. Thomas offers both bachelor and master degree programs.