Mt St Mary Academy

  • The mission of Mount Saint Mary Academy is to challenge each student to develop her fullest potential in a Christian atmosphere of love and caring.
  • As a private Catholic secondary school, founded by the Sisters of Mercy of New Jersey, and rooted in the tradition of their Foundress, Venerable Catherine McAuley, Mount Saint Mary Academy is committed to academic excellence with special concern for women.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other religious school association(s)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12

Student Body

Total Students370 students
Student Body TypeAll-girls
% Students of Color
13%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Mt St Mary Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Morristown
    Villa Walsh Academy
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 7-12 | 226 students
    11.3 miles
    455 Western Ave
    Morristown, NJ 07960
    (973) 538-3680
    11.3 7-12
    226
  • Convent Station
    Academy Of Saint Elizabeth
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 144 students
    14 miles
    2 Convent Rd
    Convent Station, NJ 07961
    (973) 290-5200
    14 9-12
    144
  • Somerset
    Grades: PK-12 | 640 students
    7.6 miles
    1345 Easton Ave
    Somerset, NJ 08873
    (732) 545-5600
    7.6 PK-12
    640
  • Somerville
    Immaculata High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 493 students
    10.1 miles
    240 Mountain Ave
    Somerville, NJ 08876
    (908) 722-0200
    10.1 9-12
    493
  • Basking Ridge
    Grades: K-12 | 1129 students
    6.8 miles
    131 Martinsville Road
    Basking Ridge, NJ 07920
    (908) 647-6419
    6.8 K-12
    1129

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