Academy Of The Most Blessed Sacrament

785 Franklin Lakes Road,
Franklin Lakes, NJ, 07417-0741
     Tel: (201)891-4250
Grades: NS - 8 | 235 students
The Academy of the Most Blessed Sacrament, motivated by the love of Christ and committed to the pursuit of excellence, fosters a rich, safe technological environment where students receive a superior education and reach their maximum potential.
The dedicated staff and caring atmosphere guide the students to become mature, socially aware, moral individuals capable of living in a changing, complex society.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other school association(s)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
National Middle School Association
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia; mild learning differences
Year Founded 1963

Student Body

Total Students 235 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 1%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 50%
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(informal for warmer weather; formal for colder weather)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,500
Tuition Notes amount noted is for grades 1-8 and includes all fees except registration; Early Childhood has separate fee structure depending upon number of days
% on Financial Aid 10%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,200
Admissions Associate Maureen Koval

Sports

Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Crew, Golf, Tennis, Track and FieldBasketballCheering,
CrewGolf,
TennisTrack and Field,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. A Taste of Language (Mandarin Chinese), Bridge, Chess, Instrumental Music Instruction, Jazz ensemble, Newspaper, Service Learning Bridge, Chess, Jazz ensemble, Newspaper, A Taste of Language (Mandarin Chinese),
Instrumental Music Instruction,
Service Learning,

School Notes:

Students in AMBS enjoy the advantage of moving at the pace that works best for them...in Math and Reading students who qualify are able to move forward in groups formed to allow for acceleration of curriculum content, while those who need a more moderate pace are able to experience that as well.

Graduates of AMBS are :

  • accepted in the Catholic/private high schools of their choice
  • successful in meeting the requirements of a rigorous high school curriculum
  • go on to a wide variety of college programs
  • caring, involved young people who enjoy service learning opportunities suited to their age and ability
  • will be the dedicated parishioners of tomorrow's parishes
  • will become strong citizens and leaders in the 21st century

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Barnstable Academy (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Eastern Christian Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Barnert Temple Preschool (1.2 miles away)
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