AquinasAcademy is dedicated to providing quality education in an atmosphere of Catholic values and principles. To this end, we help the whole child develop spiritually, intellectually, socially, emotionally, physically and aesthetically. Our students benefit from a developmental program designed for individual attainment of an optimum level of skills, a practical body of knowledge, a wholesome concept of self and the desire to use their talents for service as responsible citizens. The Academy serves the greater Livingston community by offering academic programs that stimulate curiosity, the desire to learn, and creativity. Students learn to form values necessary for responsible decision making.They are instructed in the meaning of life and the significance of the individual as well as in Catholic doctrine.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked NJ School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 277 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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Aquinas Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in New Jersey for:

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School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
1952
Awards
 Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2013

Student Body

Total Students
277 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
41%
State avg.: 39%
Students by Grade
Aquinas Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(School uniform KPrep-Gr. 8)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Admissions Director
Joanne Dowd

Sports

Total Sports Offered
5 sports

School Notes

  • AquinasAcademy is dedicated to providing quality education in an atmosphere of Catholic values and principles. To this end, we help the whole child develop spiritually, intellectually, socially, emotionally, physically and aesthetically. Our students benefit from a developmental program designed for individual attainment of an optimum level of skills, a practical body of knowledge, a wholesome concept of self and the desire to use their talents for service as responsible citizens. The Academy serves the greater Livingston community by offering academic programs that stimulate curiosity, the desire to learn, and creativity. Students learn to form values necessary for responsible decision making. They are instructed in the meaning of life and the significance of the individual as well as in Catholic doctrine.

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked NJ School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 277 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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