St. Augustine Preparatory School

  • St. Augustine Prep is an independent, Catholic, Augustinian college preparatory school located in southern New Jersey.
  • The school operates under the auspices of the Order of Saint Augustine and the Province of St. Thomas of Villanova.
  • St. Augustine Prep has educated young men from grades 9 through 12 since 1959.
  • It is accredited by the New Jersey Association of Independent Schools, the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, the New Jersey State Educational Association, the Diocese of Camden and the Augustinian Educational Association.
  • Entrance is very competitive and the student body is comprised of young men from seven counties in the southern New Jersey area.
  • St. Augustine Prep strives to educate the whole person offering a personalized academic experience, robust co-curriculars, and countless unique programs.
  • Unique programs include: Third Semester Program (world learning opportunities), CARITAS program (rising senior community service oriented program), UNITAS program (freshman/sophomore guidance program), Job Shadow Program, and many more!

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
New Jersey Association of Independent Schools
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Year Founded1959

Student Body

Total Students701 students
Student Body TypeAll-boys
% Students of Color
8%
State avg.: 30%
Students by GradeSt. Augustine Preparatory School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers64 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
40%
Average Class Size12 students
Number of AP Courses14 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Average SAT score1260
Average ACT score26
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Navy Blazer and Dress Pants)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineDec. 1 / Jan. 31 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$17,900
% on Financial Aid
38%
Acceptance Rate
75%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorStephen Cappuccio

Sports

Total Sports Offered22 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Bowling, Crew, Cross Country, Fencing, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Rugby, Sailing, Soccer, Squash, Surf Team, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Weightlifting, Winter Track, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
BowlingCrew,
Cross CountryFencing,
FootballGolf,
Ice HockeyLacrosse,
RugbySailing,
SoccerSquash,
Surf TeamSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWeightlifting,
Winter TrackWrestling,

School Notes

  • St. Augustine Prep is an independent, Catholic, Augustinian college preparatory school located in southern New Jersey. The school operates under the auspices of the Order of Saint Augustine and the Province of St. Thomas of Villanova. St. Augustine Prep has educated young men from grades 9 through 12 since 1959. It is accredited by the New Jersey Association of Independent Schools, the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, the New Jersey State Educational Association, the Diocese of Camden and the Augustinian Educational Association. Entrance is very competitive and the student body is comprised of young men from seven counties in the southern New Jersey area. St. Augustine Prep strives to educate the whole person offering a personalized academic experience, robust co-curriculars, and countless unique programs.
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