St Peter Elementary School

Tel: (856)665-5879
Grades: PK-8 | 329 students
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 God’s 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 student’s 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 Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students 329 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade St Peter Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 25:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Bishop Eustace Prep School (1.4 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
    Grades: PK-8 | 36 students
    0.3 miles
    113 N Centre Street
    Merchantville, NJ 08109
  • Pennsauken
    Grades: K-8 | 203 students
    0.9 miles
    4851 Camden Ave
    Pennsauken, NJ 08110
  • Pennsauken
    Martin Luther Christian School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 83 students
    1 miles
    4106 Terrace Ave
    Pennsauken, NJ 08109
  • Pennsauken
    St Stephen School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 265 students
    1.2 miles
    6300 Browning Rd
    Pennsauken, NJ 08109
  • Merchantville
    Grades: 9-12
    1.4 miles
    5552 Route 70
    Merchantville, NJ 08109

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