St. Brendan Catholic School

154 East First Street
Clifton, NJ 07011-0701
     Tel: (973)772-1149
Grades: PK - 8 | 369 students
At St Brendan Elementary School, our mission is to provide a spiritual environment in which our students can learn with confidence and dignity while they strive to reach their highest potential.
The enduring purpose of our mission is to advance and promote an educational standard that enables students to attain the skills necessary to become responsible adults. St. Brendan School believes in educating the whole child - spiritually, intellectually, emotionally, and physically.
We conceive our school committed to providing an array of skills, skills which reflect our dedication in developing the maximum potential of each student.
The faculty, staff, and administration will promote and encourage the learning process while supporting the physical, emotional, and spiritual growth of the child.
St. Brendan students are taught to nurture not only the spiritual, intellectual and social aspects of their being but also the physical.
Throughout the curriculum they are made aware of their needs and responsibilities as growth and maturation takes place.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1948

Student Body

Total Students 369 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 63%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade St. Brendan Catholic School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,650
Tuition Notes Tuition cost does not reflect parishioner discounts, multiple scholarships, and need-based financial aid.

School Notes:

At St Brendan Elementary School, our mission is to provide a spiritual environment in which our students can learn with confidence and dignity while they strive to reach their highest potential. The enduring purpose of our mission is to advance and promote an educational standard that enables students to attain the skills necessary to become responsible adults. St. Brendan School believes in educating the whole child - spiritually, intellectually, emotionally, and physically. We conceive our school committed to providing an array of skills, skills which reflect our dedication in developing the maximum potential of each student. The faculty, staff, and administration will promote and encourage the learning process while supporting the physical, emotional, and spiritual growth of the child. St. Brendan students are taught to nurture not only the spiritual, intellectual and social aspects of their being but also the physical. Throughout the curriculum they are made aware of their needs and responsibilities as growth and maturation takes place.

Profile last updated: 03/18/2013

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The nearest high school is Pioneer Academy (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pioneer Academy (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Passaic County Elks Cp Center & High School (0.7 miles away)
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