Queen Of Peace Continuation School

Queen of Peace Grammar School is a Catholic school (Pre-K 3 to Grade 8) located in Southern Bergen County, New Jersey, within the Archdiocese of Newark.
QPGS maintains an enrollment of about 300 students and is fully accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.
Through a rigorous, faith based education, Queen of Peace seeks to produce globally minded, technically literate, and morally founded students, equipped to meet the challenges of a diverse and dynamic society. QPGS provides a safe, nurturing, and value-rich environment.
We offer North Arlington families (as well as the families from surrounding communities) the life-long benefits of a Catholic education. We are proud to offer: -Yearly Pre-School program for 3 and 4 year olds -Daily Hot Lunch program with healthy choices and student favorites -Teacher-supervised Before and After Care program (7 AM to 6 PM) -An active CYO program with many sports as well as social events -An active Home School Association that unites parents and teachers in a variety of social as well as fundraising events.
-Yearly field Trips to enhance the curriculum and educational experiences -Many extracurricular activities: -Student Council -Safety Patrol - Robotics-Band -National Junior Honor Society -Instrumental / Voice Lessons -Audition Choir -Battle of the Books -Science Club -Chess/Checkers Club -Art Club - Peer Tutoring-Math Club.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked NJ School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 295 students
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Queen Of Peace Continuation School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in New Jersey for:

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Attribute
School History

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
1923
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
295 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
53%
State avg.: 40%
Students by Grade
Queen Of Peace Continuation School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
18 students

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered
6 sports

School Notes

  • Queen of Peaceprovides learning experiences in a Catholic environment that will assist the students in their spiritual, moral, intellectual, social, emotional, and physical development.Our program of instruction is designed so that students can achieve the following goals:
  • Grow in understanding that each person has a role in the final realization of theKingdom of God on earth.
  • Learn about the message and person of Jesus Christ and the history, doctrine, andpractices of the Catholic Church.
  • Develop moral and spiritual values, ethical standards of conduct, and basic integrity.
  • Develop a spirit of prayer, worship, and interest in apostolic service.
  • Acquire the skills and knowledge that will enable them to assume a positive, active role in shaping the future of our society.
  • Develop an appreciation of the uniqueness and diversity of human culture.
  • Develop a respect for the rights of others as individuals and groups.
  • Develop appreciation for the heritage, responsibilities, and privileges of the Americansociety.
  • The rigorous curriculum at Queen of Peace Grammar School is fully aligned with New Jersey Common Core Curriculum Standards for Education. Our educational plan includes:
  • -Fully certified, experienced teachers
  • -Weekly Art, Music, World Language
  • -Physical Education
  • -Computer/Library and D.A.R.E. classes
  • -Complete computer lab as well as classroom use of Internet (SMART Boards,iPads and Laptops)
  • -Albertus Magnus Science Room
  • -Resource Room for all IEP students
  • -Participation in many school as well as local competitions (Spelling Bees,Geography Bees, Poster/Essay Contests,Art,STEM Fair/Social Studies Fairs)
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

What sports does Queen Of Peace Continuation School offer?
Queen Of Peace Continuation School offers 6 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Softball, Track and Field and Volleyball.
What is Queen Of Peace Continuation School's ranking?
Queen Of Peace Continuation School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in New Jersey for: Largest student body and Oldest founding date.
When is the application deadline for Queen Of Peace Continuation School?
The application deadline for Queen Of Peace Continuation School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
QPGS provides a strong academic and faith-based foundation for all students, starting as early as pre-K. Class sizes allow each child to receive appropriate one-on-one attention. Teachers, staff, and parents create a sense of community where kids are safe and also feel loved. Highly recommend!
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5  
I highly recommend QPGS !!! My son has been in QPGS since PreK4. My son is currently in 8th grade. This school has helped my child succeed on many levels. He is an excellent student because of the discipline and skills he was taught. There are many clubs and after school activities as well !!
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked NJ School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 295 students
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Bergen County, NJ is $11,146 for elementary schools and $14,719 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Bergen County, NJ is 78% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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