Princeton Academy of the Sacred Heart

1128 Great Road,
Princeton, NJ, 08540-0854
     Tel: (609)921-6499
Grades: PK - 8 | 218 students
Princeton Academy of the Sacred Heart is committed to academic excellence within a faith-based community.
A junior kindergarten through eighth grade school dedicated to the education of boys, Princeton Academy is shaped by the Goals and Criteria adopted by the Network of the Sacred Heart Schools around the world.
The school's mission is to develop young men who, when faced with the challenges of their times, will make the right choices.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Association of Delaware Valley Independent Schools (ADVIS)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
New Jersey Association of Independent Schools
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1999

Student Body

Total Students 218 students
Student Body Type All-boys
% Students of Color 25%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade Princeton Academy of the Sacred Heart Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 13 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(khaki pants and polo shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 31 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $23,460
Tuition Notes JK-K $23,460 Gr. 1-4 $25,300 Gr. 5-8 $28,600
% on Financial Aid 34%
Average Financial Aid Grant $11,000
Acceptance Rate 75%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Thomas von Oehsen
Admissions Associate Judy Springer

Sports

Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Lacrosse, Soccer, Squash, Tennis, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryLacrosse,
SoccerSquash,
TennisWrestling,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 13 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. art, chess, circus arts, cooking, drama, keyboarding, lego robotics, literary magazine, nature expeditions, puzzles and games, student government, woodworking, yearbook art, chess, circus arts, cooking, drama, keyboarding, lego robotics, woodworking, yearbook, literary magazine,
nature expeditions,
puzzles and games,
student government,

School Notes:

  • the only all-boys Catholic primary school in the state of New Jersey
  • the school's curriculum is designed to engage boys in learning and inspire them to explore, discover and learn.

Profile last updated: 01/29/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Stuart Country Day School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Princeton Montessori School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Princeton Montessori School (0.3 miles away)
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