Oak Knoll School of the Holy Child (Lower School)

44 Blackburn Rd.,
Summit, NJ, 07901
Tel: (908)522-8129
Grades: K - 6 | 234 students
Our founder, Cornelia Connelly, was strongly committed to coeducation for younger students from kindergarten to grade 6, believing that boys and girls learn best together at an early age. Our Lower School offers your family a unique blend of a strong academic program that challenges students’ abilities, a rich curriculum that allows students to express themselves, and a nurturing and safe environment that enables students to grow as articulate, confident, and caring children.
Our belief is to educate the whole child: aesthetically, intellectually, physically, socially, and spiritually.
Within a faith-based setting, our Lower School children learn a respect for all others and “doing the right thing,” and an appreciation that God is central in their lives.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 6
Year Founded 1924

Student Body

Total Students 234 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 15%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade Oak Knoll School of the Holy Child (Lower School) Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 55%

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Associate Pat Barry

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Oak Knoll School Of The Holy Child (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Teresa Early Childhood Center (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Teresa Early Childhood Center (0.3 miles away)
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  • Summit Oak Knoll School Of The Holy Child
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    44 Blackburn Road
    Summit , NJ , 07901
    (908)522-8110
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    0  mi  |  308  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Summit
    St. Teresa Early Childhood Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Roman Catholic)
    306 Morris Avenue
    Summit , NJ , 07901
    (908)277-6043
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Roman Catholic)
    0.3  mi  |  31  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
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