Koinonia Academy

1040 Plainfield Ave,
Plainfield, NJ, 07060-0706
     Tel: (908)668-9002
Grades: PK - 12 | 187 students
Koinonia Academy, is a private grammar school and high school dedicated to providing students, grades K-12, with a quality Catholic Education.
Koinonia is located on its own beautiful eleven-acre campus in historic Plainfield, New Jersey.
Koinonia Academy was founded in 1984 by The People of Hope, a charismatic, covenant community, in order to provide children with an orthodox religious education and strong academic foundation.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1984

Student Body

Total Students 187 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 17%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade Koinonia Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average SAT score 1192
Classroom Dress Code Formal
Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Comparable with similar schools. Schedule an appointment to discuss tuition.

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. 7th and 8th Grade Enrichment, Choir, Drama, Youth Group Choir, Drama, Youth Group, 7th and 8th Grade Enrichment,

School Notes:

The Koinonia Academy staff and faculty are committed to helping parents raise Christian students with strong moral character derived from their faith in God and their personal relationship with Jesus Christ. In order to do this, Koinonia Academy provides: * Daily Prayer with Students * Christian Character Formation * Dedicated Catholic Teachers * First Friday Mass * Emphasis on Roman Catholic Church Teaching Koinonia provides students with a well rounded Catholic education, offering extra-curricular activities such as choir and drama, as well as a Christian Youth Group. Mission trips and service opportunities are also common over the course of the school year. Small class sizes ensure that students get personal attention from teachers. If you are interested in learning more about Koinonia Academy, contact us today for further information or to set up an appointment

Profile last updated: 09/02/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is New Covenant Christian Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is New Covenant Christian Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Kings Daughters Day School (1 miles away)
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School Reviews

Recommended
3 months ago
We love Koinonia. I have two children currently enrolled in kindergarten and 3rd grade. The class sizes are small and the teachers truly care about the students. The Catholic part of their education is real and not watered down. This school also does not use common core. We have no complaints about KA! Highly highly recommended for anyone looking for an affordable authentic Catholic education.
- Posted by Parent
Recommended
1 year ago
This school is an amazing place where I''ve seen my children be challenged and encouraged to be the best person in their character and student academically that they can be!
- Posted by Parent

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