Our Lady Of Sorrows School

3800 E State Street Extension
Mercerville, NJ 08619-0861
Tel: (609)587-4140
Grades: K-8 | 262 students
Our Lady of Sorrows After School Program (ASP), founded in 1987, is designed to provide adult supervision for children with working parents.
It has come to light that today’s children spend most of their awake hours at school and in after school programs.
Our Lady of Sorrows After School Program recognizes the need of parents to increase, supplement, and broaden their children’s abilities.
The Program has begun to offer ways to stay abreast of the changing times.
In addition to providing a safe, enriching and loving environment, ASP offers designated homework/snack time, social/team building indoor games , creative enrichment (arts, crafts, computers, and board games), and outdoor free play time.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students 262 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Our Lady Of Sorrows School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Trenton Catholic School Upper School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Little Friends (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Little Friends (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mercerville
    Little Friends
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-KG | 100 students
    0.5 miles
    221 Edinburg Rd
    Mercerville, NJ 08619
  • Trenton
    Capital Kids Daycare & Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool (Pentecostal)
    Grades: PK-K | 32 students
    1.9 miles
    1380 Whitehorse Hamilton Square Rd
    Trenton, NJ 08690
  • Hamilton
    Grades: PK-8 | 348 students
    1.9 miles
    177 Leonard Ave
    Hamilton, NJ 08610
  • Trenton
    Grades: PK-12 | 587 students
    1.9 miles
    175 Leonard Avenue
    Trenton, NJ 08610
  • Trenton
    Grades: PK-8 | 316 students
    2.4 miles
    2111 Kuser Road
    Trenton, NJ 08690

School Reviews

What a wonderful school! I can?''t say enough good things about Our Lady of Sorrows. My kids absolutely love it there. The families are welcoming, the teachers are caring, and the office staff and maintenance workers are friendly and helpful. The principal greets the children in the morning as they get out of their cars. The campus is beautiful and well-maintained and it?''s in a safe area of Hamilton. There is a playground for recess and gym class. The gymnasium/auditorium is awesome. They have enrichment courses every week, school shows, extracurricular activities, and competitive sports teams. There is an after school program for working parents. The kids receive their sacraments so there is no need to go to after-school/weekend Religious Education classes. The childcare center/preschool is separate from the ??big?" school and has its own fenced-in smaller-sized playground. The Pre-K kids get to go to the ??big?" school for enrichment classes. Tuition is reasonable and I think it is totally worth it to send my kids to a safe, academically challenging private school. We love OLS!
- Posted by Parent, 01/29/15

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