St. Peter Academy

St. Peter Academy, Pre-K through Grade 8, serve the children by providing a quality education which not only offers quality academic programs but also instruction and formation in the beliefs and traditions of our Catholic faith.
St. Peter Academy strives to develop a positive self-image in each child, motivating him to reach his full potential, so that he may become an effective member in today's Church and society.
We make commitment to provide a warm and caring environment which is conducive to the spiritual and academic growth and development of the child; to instill an appreciation for the peoples of the world and to share in the responsibility of building a community, nation and world that promotes justice, peace and brotherhood; and to foster willingness to share time, talent and skills in response to the needs of the family, school, Church and local community.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded1952
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2017

Student Body

Total Students183 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
40%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade St. Peter Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Spring/Winter Uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$4,280
Tuition NotesDiscount available when over one child is enrolled.

School Notes

  • St. Peter Academy, Pre-K through Grade 8, serve the children by providing a quality education which not only offers quality academic programs but also instruction and formation in the beliefs and traditions of our Catholic faith. St. Peter Academy strives to develop a positive self-image in each child, motivating him to reach his full potential, so that he may become an effective member in today's Church and society. We make commitment to provide a warm and caring environment which is conducive to the spiritual and academic growth and development of the child; to instill an appreciation for the peoples of the world and to share in the responsibility of building a community, nation and world that promotes justice, peace and brotherhood; and to foster willingness to share time, talent and skills in response to the needs of the family, school, Church and local community.
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