Our Lady Of Mercy School

  • School offers a variety of special programs at Our Lady of Mercy Academy that are designed to support our curriculum and to develop the whole child, with emphasis on his or her strengths and needs.
  • Our beliefs about how children learn are based on current research and best practices.
  • We have high expectations for all our students to succeed.
  • We organize special program like Art,Music/ instrumental and vocal,Spanish,Physical Education,Performing Arts,After-School Enrichment,Athletics,Book Club,Tutoring and Community and Peer Service.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5

Student Body

Total Students142 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
20%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade Our Lady Of Mercy School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Caldwell
     Trinity Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 230 students
    7.8 miles
    235 Bloomfield Ave
    Caldwell, NJ 07006
    (973)226-3386
    7.8 PK-8
    230
  • Montclair
    Grades: PK-12 | 1054 students
    10.6 miles
    201 Valley Road
    Montclair, NJ 07042
    (973)746-9800
    10.6 PK-12
    1054
  • Morris Plains
    Grades: PK-8 | 66 students
    3.2 miles
    238 Speedwell Avenue
    Morris Plains, NJ 07950
    (973)539-7267
    3.2 PK-8
    66
  • Morristown
    The Red Oaks School
    The Red Oaks School Photo - Visit our booth at the Farmer's Market in Morristown held on Sundays throughout the summer and fall.
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-8 | 182 students
    3.4 miles
    21 Cutler Street
    Morristown, NJ 07960
    (973)539-7853
    3.4 PK-8
    182

School Reviews

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This is an amazing school and I am very thankful that it has been such a central part of my daughter's life for the past 4 years. Here are some high points:* The principal is top notch. She is a brilliant and driven woman who commands a deep authoritative presence among the students, staff and at times the parents. Amazingly, she manages to balance this authoritative presence with a very warm and caring demeanor. She knows all of the students by first name and is very caring and loving. *The atmosphere is very warm and family oriented. The staff is a very loving group of people who will make sure your child is getting the exact level of education your child needs.*The class sizes are small*Aftercare and lunches are provided*Strong standard of academics. The children are challenged at every level
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