St. Christopher School

  • Saint Christopher School is a Catholic Elementary School founded in 1961 as a vital part of the Paterson Diocese.
  • The purpose of our school is to fully integrate our religious values with our academic priorities.
  • Our intent is to serve the needs of each child; spiritually, academically, physically and emotionally.
  • At St. Christopher School the teachings of Christ foster a Christian environment that nurtures the development of every child entrusted to us.
  • We consider each child to be gifted and our challenge is to help develop their talents, as well as their self image.
  • Our dedicated teachers prepare each child with the academic and social skills needed to face the challenges of life and the future.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students259 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
35%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade St. Christopher School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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