Lacordaire Academy Secondary

155 Lorraine Avenue,
Montclair, NJ, 07043-0704
Tel: (973)744-1156
Grades: 9 - 12 | 136 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 136 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 29%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade Lacordaire Academy Secondary Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

School Notes:

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Montclair Kimberley Academy (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lacordaire Academy Elementary School (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Lacordaire Academy Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • Upper Montclair Lacordaire Academy Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    153 Lorraine Ave
    Upper Montclair , NJ , 07043
    (Roman Catholic)
    0  mi  |  128  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Upper Montclair
    St Cassian Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    190 Lorraine Ave
    Upper Montclair , NJ , 07043
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.1  mi  |  179  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Bloomfield Looking Glass Children's Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    16 Bellevue Avenue
    Bloomfield , NJ , 07003
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.8  mi  |  98  students  |  Gr.  NS-2
  • Bloomfield
    Rainbow Montessori School - Bloomfield
    Montessori School
    1255 Broad St
    Bloomfield , NJ , 07003
    Montessori School
    1.2  mi  |  48  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Montclair The Montclair Kimberley Academy
    201 Valley Road
    Montclair , NJ , 07042
    1.3  mi  |  1037  students  |  Gr.  PK-12

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