Jersey City Private Schools

All Schools
(34)
 
High Schools
(7)
Elementary Schools
(24)
Preschools
(13)
Public Schools
(50)
There are 34 private schools in Jersey City, NJ, serving 6,999 students.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body, which is more than the NJ state average of 29%.
97% of Jersey City private schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Roman Catholic and Islamic).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the state private school average of 11:1.

Jersey City, New Jersey Private Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • Jersey CityAbc Elementary School
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    228 Bidwell Ave
    Jersey CityNJ07305
    (201)435-8326
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    19 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • Jersey CityAl Ghazaly School
    (Islamic)
    17 Park St
    Jersey CityNJ07304
    (201)433-5002
    (Islamic)
    118 students | Gr. K-7                      
  • Jersey CityBadr School
    (Islamic)
    539 Bergen Ave
    Jersey CityNJ07304
    (201)435-1075
    (Islamic)
    128 students | Gr. NS-8                      
  • Jersey CityConcordia Learning Center At Sjsb
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    761 Summit Ave
    Jersey CityNJ07307
    (201)876-5432
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    152 students | Gr. PK                      
  • Jersey CityThe Cornerstone School
    (Nonsectarians)
    80 Pavonia Avenue
    Jersey CityNJ07310
    (201)217-0077
    (Nonsectarians)
    108 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • Jersey CityFirst Christian Pentecostal Academy
    (Pentecostal)
    Po Box 314
    Jersey CityNJ07303
    (201)413-1136
    (Pentecostal)
    135 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • Jersey CityFrench American Academy of Jersey City
    209 Third Street
    Jersey CityNJ07302
    (201)459-6462
    n/a students | Gr. PK-2                      
  • Jersey CityFull Will Of God Christian Academy
    (Christian)
    81 Martin Luther King Jr Dr 84
    Jersey CityNJ07305
    (201)433-5858
    (Christian)
    7 students | Gr. 3-12                      
  • Jersey CityGenesis Academy
    (Assembly of God)
    Po Box 367
    Jersey CityNJ07303
    (201)798-0642
    (Assembly of God)
    71 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • Jersey CityGenesis Educational Center
    Special Program Emphasis (Assembly of God)
    317 Third Street
    Jersey CityNJ07302
    (201)798-0642
    Special Program Emphasis (Assembly of God)
    113 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • Jersey CityHoly Rosary Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    189 Brunswick St
    Jersey CityNJ07302
    (201)653-1699
    (Roman Catholic)
    128 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • Jersey CityHudson Catholic Regional High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    790 Bergen Ave
    Jersey CityNJ07306
    (201)332-5970
    (Roman Catholic)
    396 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Jersey CityKenmare Alternative High School For Adult Women
    All-girls | Alternative School (Roman Catholic)
    89 York St
    Jersey CityNJ07302
    (201)451-1177
    All-girls| Alternative School (Roman Catholic)
    75 students | Gr. PK                      
  • Jersey CityMontessori School Of Jersey City
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    17 Erie St
    Jersey CityNJ07302
    (201)432-6300
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    17 students | Gr. K-3                      
  • Jersey CityThe Nurturing Place/york Stree
    Daycare / Preschool (Nonsectarians)
    81 York Street
    Jersey CityNJ07302
    (201)413-1982
    Daycare / Preschool (Nonsectarians)
    12 students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • Jersey CityOur Lady Of Czestochowa
    (Roman Catholic)
    248 Luis Munoz Marin Blvd
    Jersey CityNJ07302
    (201)434-2405
    (Roman Catholic)
    307 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • Jersey CityOur Lady Of Mercy School
    (Roman Catholic)
    254 Bartholdi Avenue
    Jersey CityNJ07305
    (201)434-4091
    (Roman Catholic)
    500 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • Jersey CityOur Lady Of Mt. Carmel School
    (Roman Catholic)
    95 Broadway
    Jersey CityNJ07306
    (201)435-0209
    (Roman Catholic)
    194 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • Jersey CityPrimary Prep Elementary School
    (Nonsectarians)
    41 Tuers Ave
    Jersey CityNJ07306
    (201)333-8844
    (Nonsectarians)
    274 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • Jersey CityPrr Corporation/smile Preschool & Chldcare
    Daycare / Preschool (Nonsectarians)
    194 Newark Ave
    Jersey CityNJ07302
    (201)963-8533
    Daycare / Preschool (Nonsectarians)
    42 students | Gr. K-1                      
  • Jersey CityRessurection School
    (Roman Catholic)
    189 Brunswick St
    Jersey CityNJ07302
    (201)653-1699
    (Roman Catholic)
    172 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • Jersey CitySacred Heart School
    (Roman Catholic)
    183 Bayview Ave
    Jersey CityNJ07305
    (201)332-7111
    (Roman Catholic)
    259 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • Jersey CitySt. Aloysius Elementary Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    721 West Side Avenue
    Jersey CityNJ07306
    (201)433-4270
    (Roman Catholic)
    396 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • Jersey CitySt. Aloysius High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    721 West Side Avenue
    Jersey CityNJ07306
    (201)435-9240
    (Roman Catholic)
    310 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Jersey CitySt. Anthony High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    175 8th St
    Jersey CityNJ07302
    (201)653-5143
    (Roman Catholic)
    238 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Jersey CitySt. Dominic Academy
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    2572 Kennedy Blvd
    Jersey CityNJ07304
    (201)434-5938
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    509 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Jersey CitySt. Joseph Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    509 Pavonia Ave
    Jersey CityNJ07306
    (201)653-0128
    (Roman Catholic)
    189 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • Jersey CitySt. Mary Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    209 Third Street
    Jersey CityNJ07302
    (201)653-3333
    (Roman Catholic)
    120 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • Jersey CitySt. Mary High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    209 3rd St
    Jersey CityNJ07302
    (201)656-8008
    (Roman Catholic)
    203 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Jersey CitySt. Nicholas School
    (Roman Catholic)
    118 Ferry St
    Jersey CityNJ07307
    (201)659-5948
    (Roman Catholic)
    237 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • Jersey CitySt. Patrick & Assumption/all Saints School
    (Roman Catholic)
    509 Bramhall Avenue
    Jersey CityNJ07304
    (201)433-4664
    (Roman Catholic)
    358 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • Jersey CitySt. Peters Preparatory School
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    144 Grand Street
    Jersey CityNJ07302
    (201)547-6400
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    955 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Jersey CityWaterfront Montessori
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    150 Warren Street, Suite 108 and 1 Canal Street
    Jersey CityNJ07302
    (201)333-5600
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    214 students | Gr. NS-8                      
  • Jersey CityYcs May Academy
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    36 Emory St
    Jersey CityNJ07304
    (201)209-9070
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    43 students | Gr. PK                      

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