Bishop George Ahr High School

Tel: (732)549-1108
Grades: 9-12 | 886 students
Bishop George Ahr High School is a co-educational college preparatory school of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Metuchen, New Jersey.
The School provides an atmosphere in which each individual's God-given abilities are nurtured and developed.
Every student is encouraged to strive for spiritual, academic, social, creative, and athletic excellence through the interaction of a caring community.
With Christ as our model, the Bishop Ahr community fosters a uniquely Christian environment.
Each individual can grow in self-esteem, in social and moral responsibility, and in those values needed to face the challenges of tomorrow's world.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9-12

Student Body

Total Students 886 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
35%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Bishop George Ahr High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Wardlaw-Hartridge School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Keith Wold Johnson Child Center (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Keith Wold Johnson Child Center (0.2 miles away)
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  • Edison
    Grades: PK-KG | 160 students
    0.2 miles
    2050 Oak Tree Rd
    Edison, NJ 08820
    (732)379-5101
    0.2PK-KG
    160
  • Edison
    Grades: PK-1 | 260 students
    0.5 miles
    2177 Oak Tree Rd Ste 100
    Edison, NJ 08820
    (908)769-3224
    0.5PK-1
    260
  • Edison
    Plaza Child Care
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-KG | 114 students
    0.6 miles
    4 Progress St Ste A3 Tcm Plz
    Edison, NJ 08820
    (908)753-1505
    0.6PK-KG
    114
  • Edison
    St. Helena School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 346 students
    0.9 miles
    930 Grove Avenue
    Edison, NJ 08820
    0.9PK-8
    346
  • Edison
    Tingley Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: K | 65 students
    1 miles
    216 Tingley Lane
    Edison, NJ 08820
    (908)791-2812
    1K
    65

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A great school with dedicated teachers, rigorous classes, and a fun environment.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 09/07/13

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