Our Lady of Sorrows School is committed to proclaiming and living the Good News of Jesus, striving for academic excellence, and forming exemplary leasers for the 21st century.
We achieve this goal in the Catholic tradition with a partnership between families and teachers working together with the students to discover their own unique gifts and to develop them to their fullest potential.
Christ. Our mission is to foster and nurture Christian values in the Catholic tradition so that for each child Christ may truly be: the way, the truth, and the light.
Our aim is to help the child grow towards maturity in faith with a total commitment of one's whole being to the person of Christ.
Our ultimate goal is to reveal to each child an understanding that the Word is the message of hope and salvation.
Our aim as educators is to assist the parents in the development of each child's spiritual, moral, intellectual, physical, and social abilities and talents.
We stimulate in each child the pride of accomplishment needed for a happy and successful life.
We help them mature at their own rate of growth according to ability, recognizing individual needs and being aware of their personal uniqueness.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked NJ School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 263 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students
263 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 39%
Students by Grade
Our Lady Of Sorrows School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked NJ School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 263 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Essex County, NJ is $21,968 for elementary schools and $18,036 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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