St. Peter Elementary School

Tel: (856)665-5879
St. Peter School was founded in 1927 and continues today as a parish school from pre-school level through grade eight.
Curriculum and policies of the Camden Diocese, as well as those created by the administration and faculty, are implemented.
Faith formation will enable students to respect themselves, others, and to treasure all as Godís gifts.
Service is viewed as a way of life and is encouraged on all levels.
Individual excellence is promoted by the faculty as an attainable and necessary goal within the realms of each studentís development.
Our mission is to teach, nurture, and model gospel values in the catholic tradition with the st peter school community.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 9

Student Body

Total Students 330 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 16%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is World Harvest Christian Academy (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Christian Academy Of Merchantville (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Christian Academy Of Merchantville (0.3 miles away)
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  • Merchantville Christian Academy Of Merchantville
    (Christian)
    113 N Centre Street
    Merchantville , NJ , 08109
    (856)665-1790
    (Christian)
    0.3  mi  |  36  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Pennsauken St. Cecilia Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    4851 Camden Ave
    Pennsauken , NJ , 08110
    (854)666-2014
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.9  mi  |  221  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Merchantville Martin Luther Christian School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    4106 Terrace Ave
    Merchantville , NJ , 08109
    (856)665-0231
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    1  mi  |  99  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • Pennsauken World Harvest Christian Academy
    (Pentecostal)
    7201 Westfield Avenue
    Pennsauken , NJ , 08110
    (856)488-9070
    (Pentecostal)
    1.3  mi  |  82  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Merchantville Bishop Eustace Prep School
    Special Program Emphasis (Roman Catholic)
    5552 Route 70
    Merchantville , NJ , 08109
    (856)662-2160
    Special Program Emphasis (Roman Catholic)
    1.4  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  9-12

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