Top 10 Best Jersey City Private Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 28 private schools serving 5,556 students in Jersey City, NJ (there are 52 public schools, serving 32,793 public students). 14% of all K-12 students in Jersey City, NJ are educated in private schools compared to the NJ state average of 13%.
The best top ranked private schools in Jersey City, NJ include Hamilton Park Montessori School, St. Joseph Elementary School and St. Peters Preparatory School.
The average acceptance rate is 73%, which is lower than the New Jersey private school average acceptance rate of 79%.
54% of private schools in Jersey City, NJ are religiously affiliated (most commonly Catholic and Islamic).

Top Ranked Jersey City Private Schools (2022-23)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Hamilton Park Montessori School
Hamilton Park Montessori School Photo - Maria Montessori was globally acknowledged for her advocacy toward peace and social justice; as such, it is integral to HPMS values to search for common ground, and to work with dedication toward compassionate understanding.
Montessori School
(7)
1 McWilliams Place
Jersey City, NJ 07302
(201) 533-1910
Grades: PK-8
| 434 students
255 Brunswick ST
Jersey City, NJ 07302
(201) 898-5437
Grades: K-4
| 25 students
Hudson Catholic Regional High School
(Catholic)
790 Bergen Avenue
Jersey City, NJ 07306
(201) 332-5970
Grades: 9-12
| 492 students
Kenmare High School
All-girls | Alternative School
89 York St
Jersey City, NJ 07302
(201) 451-1177
Grades: 9-12
| 121 students
Our Lady Of Czestochowa
(Catholic)
248 Marin Blvd
Jersey City, NJ 07302
(201) 434-2405
Grades: PK-8
| 421 students
Sacred Heart School
(Catholic)
183 Bayview Ave
Jersey City, NJ 07305
(201) 332-7111
Grades: PK-8
| 269 students
St. Aloysius High School
(Catholic)
721 West Side Avenue
Jersey City, NJ 07306
(201) 435-9240
Grades: 9-12
| 310 students
St. Dominic Academy
All-girls (Catholic)
2572 Kennedy Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ 07304
(201) 434-5938
Grades: 7-12
| 258 students
St. Joseph Elementary School
(Catholic)
509 Pavonia Ave
Jersey City, NJ 07306
(201) 653-0128
Grades: PK-8
| 276 students
St. Nicholas Elementary School
St. Nicholas Elementary School Photo - St. Nicholas School - The premier destination for academic excellence in The Heights of Jersey City.
(Catholic)
118 Ferry St
Jersey City, NJ 07307
(201) 659-5948
Grades: PK-8
| 205 students
509 Bramhall Avenue
Jersey City, NJ 07304
(201) 433-4664
Grades: PK-8
| 358 students
St. Peters Preparatory School
All-boys (Catholic)
144 Grand Street
Jersey City, NJ 07302
(201) 547-6400
Grades: 9-12
| 926 students
Waterfront Montessori
Montessori School
150 Warren Street, Suites 108 & 200
Jersey City, NJ 07302
(201) 333-5600
Grades: NS-8
| 226 students
Al Ghazaly School
(Islamic)
(1)
17 Park St
Jersey City, NJ 07304
(201) 433-5002
Grades: PK-7
| 148 students
Badr School
(Islamic)
539 Bergen Ave
Jersey City, NJ 07304
(201) 435-1075
Grades: PK-8
| 106 students
First Christian Pentecostal
(Church of God)
(2)
441 Jersey Ave.
Jersey City, NJ 07305
(201) 413-1136
Grades: PK-12
| 91 students
Franklin School
Franklin School Photo
80 Town Square Place
Jersey City, NJ 07310
(201) 234-4781
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
209 Third Street
Jersey City, NJ 07302
(201) 459-6462
Grades: PK-8
| n/a students
Genesis Educational Center
Genesis Educational Center Photo - Tiny Tots going for a stroll around the neighborhood with Mrs. Kandie!
Daycare / Preschool (Assembly of God)
(2)
317 Third Street
Jersey City, NJ 07302
(201) 798-0642
Grades: PK-K
| 78 students
Hudson Montessori
Montessori School
10 Regent St
Jersey City, NJ 07302
(201) 516-0700
Grades: PK-8
| 199 students
Liberty Montessori: The Place for Learning
Montessori School
8 Chapel Ave
Jersey City, NJ 07305
(201) 985-8745
Grades: NS-PK
| 17 students
Montessori School Of Jersey City
Montessori School
(1)
17 Erie St
Jersey City, NJ 07302
(201) 432-6300
Grades: 1-2
| 2 students
81 York Street
Jersey City, NJ 07302
(201) 413-1982
Grades: NS-PK
| 61 students
41 Tuers Ave
Jersey City, NJ 07306
(201) 333-8844
Grades: K-8
| 235 students
St. Anne's Elementary School
(Catholic)
255 Congress St
Jersey City, NJ 07307
(201) 659-0450
Grades: PK-8
| 185 students
St. Elizabeth School & Child Care Center
Daycare / Preschool (Catholic)
129 Garrison Ave
Jersey City, NJ 07306
(201) 795-1443
Grades: K
| 28 students
St. Josephs School For The Blind
Special Education School
761 Summit Ave
Jersey City, NJ 07307
(201) 876-5432
Grades: PK-12
| 50 students
Ycs May Academy
Special Education School
36 Emory St
Jersey City, NJ 07304
(201) 209-9070
Grades: 3-8
| 35 students
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Jersey City, New Jersey Private Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
301 Whiton Street
Jersey City, NJ 07304
(201) 433-6089
Grades: K-8
| 210 students
2495 Kennedy Blvd
Jersey City, NJ 07304
(201) 433-8877
Grades: 9-12
| 150 students
1510 John F Kennedy Blvd
Jersey City, NJ 07305
(201) 332-0970
Grades: PK-7
| 40 students
The Lutheran Parochial School (Closed 2004)
(Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
15 Clendenny St
Jersey City, NJ 07304
(201) 333-5269
Grades: PK-8
| 91 students
254 Bartholdi Ave
Jersey City, NJ 07305
(201) 434-4091
Grades: PK-8
| 259 students
153 York Street
Jersey City, NJ 07302
(201) 434-1280
Grades: 4-6
| 141 students
41 Tuers Avenue
Jersey City, NJ 07306
(201) 435-6528
Grades: PK-8
| 173 students
175 8th St
Jersey City, NJ 07302
(201) 653-5143
Grades: 9-12
| 210 students
209 3rd St
Jersey City, NJ 07302
(201) 656-8008
Grades: 9-12
| 203 students
211 Sherman Avenue
Jersey City, NJ 07307
(201) 659-6919
Grades: PK-8
| 159 students
3044 Kennedy Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ 07306
(201) 653-4416
Grades: PK-8
| 177 students

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