St John Grammar School
- Saint John Grammar School aims to provide quality education within the context of a Catholic - Christian environment and serves as an instrument for the total development of the Christian person, spiritually, academically, morally, socially and culturally.
- Particular stress is placed on the dignity of every individual.
- Children progress at their own rate in a well disiplined atmosphere of concern, respect, and love.
- The School guides and assists in the learning process by creating a sense of education broader than just academic schooling, in order to relate education to life - past, present and future.
- The realization of each individual's dignity is responded to through the flexibility and variety of presentation in various subject areas.
- The education program, presented within the context of a Christian community, encourages each child to develop a value system based on the teaching of the Gospel.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)|
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-8|
|Total Students||182 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 30%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||9 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||20:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|Classroom Dress Code||Formal|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
Nearby Private Schools
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Orange Grades: 9-12 | 22 students
123 Cleveland St
Orange, NJ 07050
(973)678-7778 0.2 9-12
- West Orange Grades: 9-12 | 937 students
120 Northfield Ave
West Orange, NJ 07052
(973)325-7737 0.7 9-12
- West Orange Grades: PK-K | 96 students
88 Franklin Ave
West Orange, NJ 07052
(973)736-9451 1 PK-K
- East Orange Grades: K-1 | 214 students
91 S Harrison St
East Orange, NJ 07018
(973)672-2430 1 K-1
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