The Pilgrim Academy

Tel: (609)965-2866
Grades: PK-12 | 282 students
The Pilgrim Academy is a private non-profit Christian day school founded in 1971 by Dr. Warren Allem and the Emmanuel Church to serve the young people of southern New Jersey.
The Academy seeks to give every student, without discrimination, a strong college-preparatory liberal arts education within the context of a Christian world and life view.
The highest aim of the school is to see its students accept God's call to redemption and then apply Christianity to every area of life.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Association of Christian Schools (AACS)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1971

Student Body

Total Students 282 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade The Pilgrim Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses 1 courses
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Khaki pants, polo shirt. Skirts, polo shirt.)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

School Notes:

  • The Pilgrim Academy is a private non-profit Christian day school founded in 1971 by Dr. Warren Allem and the Emmanuel Church to serve the young people of southern New Jersey. The Academy seeks to give every student, without discrimination, a strong college-preparatory liberal arts education within the context of a Christian world and life view. The highest aim of the school is to see its students accept God's call to redemption and then apply Christianity to every area of life.

Profile last updated: 01/11/2016

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Jersey Shore Baptist Academy (2.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jersey Shore Baptist Academy (2.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Assumption Regional Catholic School (4 miles away)
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  • Absecon
    Grades: K-12 | 7 students
    2.9 miles
    216 S Wrangleboro Road
    Absecon, NJ 08205
    (609)748-4955
    2.9K-12
    7
  • Absecon
    Grades: PK-8 | 392 students
    4 miles
    146 South Pitney Road
    Absecon, NJ 08205
    (609)652-7134
    4PK-8
    392
  • Egg Harbor Township
    Atlanticare Kids
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-K | 10 students
    4 miles
    3003 English Creek Avenue Unit A1
    Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234
    (609)383-8300
    4NS-K
    10
  • Egg Harbor Township
    English Creek Academy
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 203 students
    4.1 miles
    600 Scarborough Dr
    Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234
    (609)645-9800
    4.1PK-K
    203
  • Absecon
    Grades: PK-12 | 37 students
    4.3 miles
    512 S Pitney Rd
    Absecon, NJ 08205
    (609)652-7507
    4.3PK-12
    37

School Reviews

Pilgrim is a very small k-12 school that features solid Christian teachers. The headmaster is exceptional and the discipline is thorough. I am five years out from graduation and truly appreciate the discipline this school has taught me.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 12/27/14

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