Perth Amboy Catholic Upper

500 State St.,
Perth Amboy, NJ, 08861-0886
Tel: (732)826-1598
Grades: 4 - 8 | 134 students
Perth Amboy Catholic School is a Middle States Accredited School, located in two age-appropriate buildings: the Upper School (Grades 4-8) and the Primary School (PreK.3-Grade 3).
The Mission of Perth Amboy Catholic School is to enlighten, inspire, and nurture the minds, hearts, and souls of the children entrusted to our care with Gospel Values and Academic Excellence.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 4 - 8
Year Founded 1987

Student Body

Total Students 134 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 93%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade Perth Amboy Catholic Upper Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 27:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses 1 courses
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Sister Rebecca Piatek


Total Sports Offered 1 sports
Sports BasketballBasketball

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Cardinal Mccarrick High School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Perth Amboy Catholic School (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Perth Amboy Catholic School (0 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  |Preschools Preschools  |Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Perth Amboy Perth Amboy Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Po Box 651
    Perth Amboy , NJ , 08862
    (Roman Catholic)
    0  mi  |  215  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Perth Amboy
    Assumption Catholic School
    Meredith And Jacques Sts
    Perth Amboy , NJ , 08861
    0.7  mi  |  155  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Staten Island Our Lady Help Of Christians
    (Roman Catholic)
    23 Summit St
    Staten Island , NY , 10307
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.2  mi  |  213  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Perth Amboy Perth Amboy Catholic Primary
    (Roman Catholic)
    Brace & Carlock Avenues
    Perth Amboy , NJ , 08861
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.4  mi  |  172  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Staten Island Gateway Academy
    200 Boscombe Avenue
    Staten Island , NY , 10309
    1.9  mi  |  105  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?         Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes    

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.

Area Statistics

Recent Articles
7 Ways to Improve Your Math Scores
7 Ways to Improve Your Math Scores
Add things up and you'll quickly find the answer- math is crucial both in academics and the real world. By following these strategies and following personal training programs, students can uncover their weaknesses and conquer math.
Why Did You Select That School?
"Because I heard it is a good school." That may well be, but there are some other factors in the private school selection process we need to consider.
Elements of a Successful YouTube Channel
Running a small to medium sized private school? Can't afford marketing staff and expensive marketing programs? Read on.
Request Information
I am a:
Parent   Student  
Parent or guardian name:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Country of citizenship:
Student is:
Male   Female  
In grade:    For entry grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
Public   Private   Parochial  
Applying for financial aid?:
Yes   No   Don't Know  

Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.


(enter "N/A" if not applicable)

Allow other schools to send me information. Share your information with all schools on our site and let them send you brochures.

Save this data and create your user profile. Create your own user account so you don't have to re-type your user data each time you request information.You'll also be able to track your information requests, get reminded of application dates, and more!