Academy Of The Most Blessed Sacrament

Tel: (201)891-4250
  • The Academy of the Most Blessed Sacrament, motivated by the love of Christ, ensures that each student receive a superior education in a caring Catholic environment. Committed to the pursuit of excellence, students are guided through a personal journey of faith, education and service in order to reach their God given potential to become individuals capable of living in a changing and complex society.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other school association(s)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
National Middle School Association
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedDyslexia; mild learning differences
Year Founded1963
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2016

Student Body

Total Students170 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
1%
State avg.: 30%
Students by GradeAcademy Of The Most Blessed Sacrament Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size13 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(informal for warmer weather; formal for colder weather)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,800
Tuition Notesamount noted is for grades 1-8 and includes all fees except registration; Early Childhood has separate fee structure depending upon number of days
% on Financial Aid
5%
Average Financial Aid Grant$1,200
Admissions AssociateDr. Thomas J. Altonjy

Sports

Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Golf, Track and FieldBasketballCheering,
GolfTrack and Field,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Model UN, Newspaper, NJHS, Origami, Service Learning, STEM, Student Council

Arts and Music Programs:
Choir/Chorus, Instrumental Music Instruction, Musical Productions

School Notes

Students in AMBS enjoy the advantage of moving at the pace that works best for them...in Math and Reading students who qualify are able to move forward in groups formed to allow for acceleration of curriculum content, while those who need a more moderate pace are able to experience that as well.

Graduates of AMBS are :

  • accepted in the Catholic/private high schools of their choice
  • successful in meeting the requirements of a rigorous high school curriculum
  • go on to a wide variety of college programs
  • caring, involved young people who enjoy service learning opportunities suited to their age and ability
  • will be the dedicated parishioners of tomorrow's parishes
  • will become strong citizens and leaders in the 21st century
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