Mustard Seed School

Mustard Seed School is a progressive, arts-infused, Christian school for PK-8th grade in Hoboken, NJ. Our curriculum focuses on academics, arts, faith, and service to educate the whole child.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Christian Schools International (CSI)
New Jersey Association of Independent Schools
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students255 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Mustard Seed School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size17 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 2
Yearly Tuition Cost$23,900
Tuition NotesThe school has a sliding scale tuition program.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant$16,000
Admissions DirectorImaani F. Sanders
Admissions AssociateMaya Butler
Endowment Size$4.176 million


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
High School Advisement, Stem Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Drama Club, Middle School Chorus, Music Lessons

School Notes

  • Mustard Seed School is an academic environment of care and compassion rooted in faith. Students are challenged, known, and taught to care for the world. Through a community-focused culture and whole child approach, they celebrate each child`s unique gifts.
  • Graduates are successful in high school, college, and more importantly, life. They become change makers who know their purpose. Live to serve their neighbors. And make the world a better place.
  • Nurturing with empathy. Mustard Seed School knows the importance of honoring each child, academically, emotionally, and spiritually. As a progressive, arts-infused Christian school, they provide a holistic approach to nurturing minds and souls by integrating academics, arts, faith, and service. Leading the next generation of change makers. Mustard Seed School`s an NJAIS accredited school committed to excellence. The program cultivates creative, innovative thinkers. Strong communicators. And self-directed individuals ready to change the world. Our alumni go on to care for their communities with meaning, purpose, and compassion.

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hoboken
    Grades: PK-8 | 339 students
    0.3 miles
    555 7th St
    Hoboken, NJ 07030
    (201) 963-9535
    0.3 PK-8
  • Hoboken
    Grades: PK-8 | 455 students
    0.2 miles
    301 Garden St
    Hoboken, NJ 07030
    (201) 792-3688
    0.2 PK-8
  • Hoboken
    Grades: NS-8 | 226 students
    0.3 miles
    707 Washington St
    Hoboken, NJ 07030
    (201) 792-0736
    0.3 NS-8
  • Hoboken
    Grades: 5-12 | 194 students
    0.1 miles
    601 Park Ave
    Hoboken, NJ 07030
    (201) 659-8335
    0.1 5-12
  • Bayonne
    Grades: PK-8 | 430 students
    7.6 miles
    19 W 13th St
    Bayonne, NJ 07002
    (201) 443-8384
    7.6 PK-8

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