Our Lady Of Mt. Carmel/st Nicholas Primary School

  • Our Lady of Mount Carmel School was established in 1879 under the direction of Reverend Theodore McDonald, O Carm, the third pastor.
  • It was administered by the Sisters of Charity until 1979 and by the Missionary Franciscan Sisters until 2000.
  • The school now has a secular principal; the sacramental programs are under the direction of Sister Regina Chassar.
  • From its beginning, the school has had a positive impact on the parish.
  • Consequently, it has flourished through the years and continues to maintain a stable population with waiting lists for various grades.
  • Academic Excellence O.L.M.C. meets all New Jersey State Standards. Students are introduced to new tasks through a variety of activities that guides the sequential development of skills.
  • Religion is not only taught formally in the classrooms but permeates the entire academic program.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3

Student Body

Total Students138 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade Our Lady Of Mt. Carmel/st Nicholas Primary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio28:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

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