The Academy at Grace and Peace

1563 Old Freehold Rd.,
Toms River, NJ, 08755-0875
Tel: (732)286-1761
Grades: PK - 8 | 141 students
The Academy has been in existence since 1994.
Growing from a small single class, GAP Academy is now a Kindergarten through 8th grade facility.
Additional services for younger children are available through the Preschool Programs.
At the Academy, we are committed to excellence in all areas of education.
We strive to provide a safe and encouraging environment for our students.
The children are presented with a well-balanced variety of subject materials as part of their program of study.
There is no doubt that grades are an important aspect of a child’s education, but that should not be the only focus of a school.
Educating children with an understanding of morality, ethics and integrity from a Biblical perspective, is an important part of their social development as well.
These elements are not specific to success at school, but are also vital components of family life.
At the Academy, we hold family in a very high regard.
We want to see our children flourish and prosper both in and out of school.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Mid-Atlantic Christian Schools Association (MACSA)
Religious Affiliation Christian (no specific denomination)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1994

Student Body

Total Students 141 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 10%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 2%
Average Class Size 11 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Khaki or blue pants, skirts, logo shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Contact the Academy for details.
Acceptance Rate 95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Thomas Hoffman

School Notes:

  • GAP Academy has been in existence since 1994. Growing from a small single class, GAP Academy is now a Kindergarten through 8th grade facility. Additional services for younger children are available through the Infant/Toddler and Preschool Programs. At GAP Academy, we are committed to excellence in all areas of education. We strive to provide a safe and encouraging environment for our students. The children are presented with a well-balanced variety of subject materials as part of their program of study. There is no doubt that grades are an important aspect of a child’s education, but that should not be the only focus of a school. Educating children with an understanding of morality, ethics and integrity from a Biblical perspective, is an important part of their social development as well. These elements are not specific to success at school, but are also vital components of family life. At GAP Academy, we hold family in a very high regard. We want to see our children flourish and prosper both in and out of school.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Ocean County Christian Academy (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Grace & Peace Academy (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Toms River Nursery School & Kindergarten (0.9 miles away)
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  • Toms River Grace & Peace Academy
    (Christian)
    1563 Old Freehold Rd
    Toms River , NJ , 08755
    (732)286-1761
    (Christian)
    0  mi  |  200  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Toms River
    Dover Country Day School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1172 Church Rd
    Toms River , NJ , 08755
    (732)244-7070
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.7  mi  |  20  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Toms River
    Toms River Nursery School & Kindergarten
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1404 Old Freehold Road
    Toms River , NJ , 08753
    (732)349-4939
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.9  mi  |  185  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • Toms River
    Ocean County Christian Academy
    (Baptist)
    1380 Old Freehold Rd
    Toms River , NJ , 08753
    (732)341-5005
    (Baptist)
    1  mi  |  107  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Toms River
    The Goddard School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    36 Bey Lea Rd
    Toms River , NJ , 08753
    (732)240-2121
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.1  mi  |  118  students  |  Gr.  K

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