St. Philip The Apostle School

797 Valley Rd,
Clifton, NJ, 07013-0701
Tel: (973)779-4700
Saint Philip the Apostle School believes that the total integration of religious faith and values in the academic and learning process helps bring about the character of our school community as one dedicated to the teaching of the whole person.
Therefore, we pledge that St. Philip the Apostle School is a Catholic community dedicated to creating an environment that fosters the spiritual, mental, and social growth of each child.
The administration, faculty, staff and students will nurture a loving community inspired by Gospel teaching and the example of Jesus Christ.
Through a diversity of curriculum and culture, the students will discover their unique talents and recognize them as gifts from God to be joyfully shared in the service of the Church and society.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 9
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School - Selected in

Student Body

Total Students 420 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 6%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade St. Philip The Apostle School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Learning Center For Exceptional Children (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jin-A Child Care Center (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Learning Center For Exceptional Children (1.3 miles away)
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  • Clifton Jin-A Child Care Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    77 Jay Street
    Clifton , NJ , 07013
    (973)279-1203
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.5  mi  |  85  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Clifton
    The Learning Center For Exceptional Children
    Special Education School
    308 Colfax Ave
    Clifton , NJ , 07013
    (973)685-9554
    Special Education School
    1.3  mi  |  190  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Clifton
    New Hope School
    780 Clifton Ave.
    Clifton , NJ , 07013
    (973)473-4144
    1.7  mi  |  56  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • Clifton
    St. Andrew Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    418 Mount Prospect Ave
    Clifton , NJ , 07012
    (973)473-3711
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.8  mi  |  198  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Little Falls Windsor Academy
    Special Education School
    665 Mcbride Ave
    Little Falls , NJ , 07424
    (973)523-1785
    Special Education School
    2.1  mi  |  61  students  |  Gr.  1-9

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