Princeton Academy of the Sacred Heart

1128 Great Road
Princeton, NJ 08540-0854
Tel: (609)921-6499
Grades: PK-8 | 189 students
Princeton Academy of the Sacred Heart is committed to academic excellence within a faith-based community.
A junior kindergarten through eighth grade school dedicated to the education of boys, Princeton Academy is shaped by the Goals and Criteria adopted by the Network of the Sacred Heart Schools around the world.
The school's mission is to develop young men who, when faced with the challenges of their times, will make the right choices.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Association of Delaware Valley Independent Schools (ADVIS)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
New Jersey Association of Independent Schools
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1999

Student Body

Total Students 189 students
Student Body Type All-boys
% Students of Color
25%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Princeton Academy of the Sacred Heart Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 13 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(khaki pants and polo shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 31 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $23,460
Tuition Notes JK-K $25,300 Gr. 1-4 $27,800 Gr. 5-6 $32,200 Gr. 7-8 $32800
% on Financial Aid
34%
Average Financial Aid Grant $11,000
Acceptance Rate
75%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Fred McGaughan
Admissions Associate Judy Springer

Sports

Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Squash, Tennis, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryGolf,
LacrosseSoccer,
SquashTennis,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. art, chess, drama, keyboarding, lego robotics, literary magazine, nature expeditions, puzzles and games, student government, woodworking, yearbook art, chess, drama, keyboarding, lego robotics, woodworking, yearbook, literary magazine,
nature expeditions,
puzzles and games,
student government,

School Notes:

  • an all-boys Catholic primary school in the state of New Jersey
  • the school's curriculum is designed to engage boys in learning and inspire them to explore, discover and learn.

Profile last updated: 01/16/2016

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Stuart Country Day School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Princeton Montessori School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Princeton Montessori School (0.3 miles away)
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  • Princeton
    Grades: NS-8 | 230 students
    0.3 miles
    487 Cherry Valley Road
    Princeton, NJ 08540
    (609)924-4594
    0.3NS-8
    230
  • Princeton
    Stuart Country Day School
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: NS-12 | 474 students
    0.7 miles
    1200 Stuart Rd
    Princeton, NJ 08540
    (609)921-2330
    0.7NS-12
    474
  • Princeton
    Grades: PK-12 | 951 students
    1.2 miles
    650 Great Road
    Princeton, NJ 08540
    (609)924-6700
    1.2PK-12
    951
  • Princeton
     Waldorf School of Princeton
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: NS-8 | 162 students
    1.9 miles
    1062 Cherry Hill Rd
    Princeton, NJ 08540
    (609)466-1970
    1.9NS-8
    162
  • Princeton
    Grades: NS-12 | 200 students
    2.4 miles
    53 Bayard Lane
    Princeton, NJ 08540
    (609)924-8120
    2.4NS-12
    200

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