Lacordaire Academy Secondary

Tel: (973)744-1156
Grades: 9 - 12 | 62 students
Lacordaire Academy is a Catholic school founded by the Sisters of St. Dominic co-ed for grades Pre-K to 8, al girls 9 -12.
In our nurturing environment, students are encouraged to become independent thinkers, confident decision makers, and responsible leaders.
The mission of Lacordaire Academy is to serve our students in grades Pre-K through Grade 12 by offering them an education which is directed toward the individual needs of each child and by instructing them in the values and beliefs of the Catholic faith.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 62 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 94%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Lacordaire Academy Secondary Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1

School Notes:

Lacordaire Academy is a Catholic school founded by the Sisters of St. Dominic for both girls and boys in grades Pre-K to 8 and al girls in grades 9 -12. In our nurturing environment, students are encouraged to become independent thinkers, confident decision makers, and responsible leaders. The mission of Lacordaire Academy is to serve our students in grades Pre-K through Grade 8 by offering them an education which is directed toward the individual needs of each child and by instructing them in the values and beliefs of the Catholic faith.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Montclair Kimberley Academy (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Cassian Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Cassian Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • Upper Montclair
    Grades: PK-8 | 236 students
    0.1 miles
    190 Lorraine Ave
    Upper Montclair, NJ 07043
    (973)746-1636
    0.1PK-8
    236
  • Bloomfield
    Grades: PK-1 | 57 students
    0.8 miles
    16 Bellevue Ave
    Bloomfield, NJ 07003
    (973)338-0264
    0.8PK-1
    57
  • Bloomfield
    Grades: PK-8 | 184 students
    1 miles
    1350 Broad Street
    Bloomfield, NJ 07003
    (973)338-9646
    1PK-8
    184
  • Bloomfield
    Grades: K | 48 students
    1.3 miles
    1255 Broad St
    Bloomfield, NJ 07003
    (973)835-1848
    1.3K
    48
  • Montclair
    Grades: PK-12 | 1037 students
    1.3 miles
    201 Valley Road
    Montclair, NJ 07042
    (973)746-9800
    1.3PK-12
    1037

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