The Academy of Our Lady Of Peace

99 South Street,
New Providence, NJ, 07974-0797
     Tel: (908)464-8657
Grades: PK - 8 | 225 students
The Academy of Our Lady of Peace is a private, Catholic school with students in grades Pre-K3 through 8, located in New Providence, New Jersey in the Archdiocese of Newark.
Founded in 1954, The Academy of Our Lady of Peace offers its students a top quality education in a faith-based environment.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia and mild learning differences
Year Founded 1954

Student Body

Total Students 225 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 5%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade The Academy of Our Lady Of Peace Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 41%
Average Class Size 17 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $7,000
Tuition Notes Parishioner rate $4900 per student. Additional discounts applied to 2 and 3 students per family.
Admissions Director Mr. Thomas Berrios
Admissions Associate Mrs. T. McDonough

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
SoftballTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 12 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. After School Enrichment K-8, Cub Scouts, Forensics Team, Girl Scouts, Instrumental Music, National Junior Honor Society, Newspaper Club, Robotics Team, School Youth Choir, Student Ambassadors, Student Council Government, Yearbook Club Cub Scouts, Forensics Team, Girl Scouts, Newspaper Club, Robotics Team, Yearbook Club, After School Enrichment K-8,
Instrumental Music,
National Junior Honor Society,
School Youth Choir,
Student Ambassadors,
Student Council Government,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Oak Knoll School Of The Holy Child (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Santa Fe Centers (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Andrew's Nursery School & Kindergarten (0.7 miles away)
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