St Joseph Academy

131 E Fort Lee Rd,
Bogota, NJ, 07603-0760
     Tel: (201)487-8641
Grades: PK - 8 | 249 students
We, the administrators, faculty and staff, strive to serve the faith-community of Saint Joseph Parish, Bogota-Teaneck, by enhancing our catholic identity and challenging one another to accept and live out the call of the Gospel.
We share our God-given gifts and talents in order to provide academic and spiritual support for our students.
We strive to bring each of his/her potential in becoming productive members of God's family.
It is our belief that through varied models of instruction in the areas of academics and human knowledge, our students will be guided to live out our Christian values and deepen their respect for the democratic society in which we live.
Our goals are to instill Christian moral values through the teaching of the Gospel, as well as providing positive role models through the example of our teachers; to provide our students with the tools, the enthusiasm, and the vision to utilize their talents to help create a world that mirrors the grandeur of God, its loving Creator; to encourage self-discipline and a sense of responsibility; to develop a love of learning and to develop a curriculum that will accept the challenges of an ever-changing technological society; and to instill a prayerful and compassionate approach to life by reminding the students of our basic Christian relationship of living dependence on God and willing service of others.

School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students 249 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 54%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Ief-al-ghazaly High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Trinity Lutheran School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Trinity Lutheran School (0.2 miles away)
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  • BogotaTrinity Lutheran School
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    167 Palisade Ave
    BogotaNJ07603
    (201)487-3580
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.2 mi | 83 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • TeaneckMontessori Plus Academy
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    278 Willow St
    TeaneckNJ07666
    (201)907-5077
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    0.7 mi | 10 students | Gr. KG-1                      
  • TeaneckIef-al-ghazaly High School
      (Islamic)
    441 North St
    TeaneckNJ07666
    (201)836-2555
      (Islamic)
    0.9 mi | 234 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • HackensackYcs George Washington School
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    386 Hudson St
    HackensackNJ07601
    (201)931-1301
    Special Education School
    0.9 mi | 73 students | Gr. 1-8                      
  • HackensackPadre Pio Academy
      (Roman Catholic)
    100 S Main St
    HackensackNJ07601
    (201)488-8862
      (Roman Catholic)
    1 mi | 129 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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