Mater Dei Academy

131 Midland Ave,
Kearny, NJ, 07032-0703
     Tel: (201)991-3271
Grades: PK - 8 | 172 students
Saint Stephen School educates students from Pre Kindergarten 3 through Grade 8.
Saint Stephen has an established Pre Kindergarten program that balances both social and academic readiness areas and provides an excellent foundation for the transition to Kindergarten.
Our full day Kindergarten program allows the growth of the individual student to continue so they can flourish in a school setting while still maturing and growing in personal responsibility.
Grades 5 through 8 offer a middle school model with a homeroom and departmental subjects taught by several teachers.
Math, reading, and English are scheduled around ability and cross grading occurs.
Pre Algebra and Algebra are also offered.
The school encourages its students to look beyond themselves and to assist others, whether it be through the Parish or involvement in community activities for the needy, homeless, ill, or less fortunate.
We aim to build well-rounded individuals and that is why we are so proud of our students.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 172 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 60%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade Mater Dei Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Kearny Christian Academy (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Good Shepherd Little Ones (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Kearny Christian Academy (1 miles away)
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  • KearnyGood Shepherd Little Ones
    Daycare / Preschool  (Pentecostal)
    780 Kearny Ave
    KearnyNJ07032
    (201)997-6895
    Daycare / Preschool  (Pentecostal)
    0.6 mi | 11 students | Gr. K                      
  • KearnyKearny Christian Academy
      (Christian)
    22 Wilson Avenue
    KearnyNJ07032
    (201)998-0788
      (Christian)
    1 mi | 104 students | Gr. NS-12                      
  • NewarkChrist The King Prepatory School
      (Roman Catholic)
    239 Woodside Ave
    NewarkNJ07104
    (973)483-0033
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.1 mi | 279 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • KearnyHappy Time Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool
    18 Davis Ave
    KearnyNJ07032
    (201)991-3377
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.2 mi | 3 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • BellevilleSt. Peter Elementary School
      (Roman Catholic)
    152 William St
    BellevilleNJ07109
    (973)759-3143
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.2 mi | 171 students | Gr. K-9                      

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