Mater Dei Academy

131 Midland Ave
Kearny, NJ 07032-0703
Tel: (201)991-3271
Grades: PK-8 | 214 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 214 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Mater Dei Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

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

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Kearny Christian Academy (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Little Neighborhood Learni (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Little Neighborhood Learni (0.4 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kearny
    Grades: PK-K | 90 students
    0.4 miles
    429 Kearny Ave
    Kearny, NJ 07032
  • Kearny
    Good Shepherd Little Ones
    Daycare / Preschool (Pentecostal)
    Grades: K | 105 students
    0.6 miles
    780 Kearny Ave
    Kearny, NJ 07032
  • Kearny
    Grades: NS-12 | 119 students
    1 miles
    22 Wilson Avenue
    Kearny, NJ 07032
  • Newark
    Grades: 9-12 | 279 students
    1.1 miles
    239 Woodside Ave
    Newark, NJ 07104
  • Kearny
    Happy Time Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-KG | 23 students
    1.2 miles
    18 Davis Ave
    Kearny, NJ 07032

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