St Peter Elementary School

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  • St. Peter School was founded in 1927 and continues today as a parish school from pre-school level through grade eight.
  • Curriculum and policies of the Camden Diocese, as well as those created by the administration and faculty, are implemented.
  • Faith formation will enable students to respect themselves, others, and to treasure all as Gods gifts.
  • Service is viewed as a way of life and is encouraged on all levels.
  • Individual excellence is promoted by the faculty as an attainable and necessary goal within the realms of each students development.
  • Our mission is to teach, nurture, and model gospel values in the catholic tradition with the St. Peter School community.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded1927

Student Body

Total Students285 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
13%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade St Peter Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size20 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$4,900
Admissions DirectorKathy O'Callaghan

Sports

Total Sports Offered3 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Track and FieldBasketballCross Country,
Track and Field

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Karate Club, Robotics Club, Yearbook Club

Arts and Music Programs:
band, choir
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Camden
    Grades: K-8 | 242 students
    1.7 miles
    2907 Federal St
    Camden, NJ 08105
    (856) 964-4336
    1.7 K-8
    242
  • Camden
    Jrc Alternative School
    Special Education School
    Grades: 10-12 | 33 students
    3.8 miles
    315 Cooper Street
    Camden, NJ 08102
    (856) 963-4060
    3.8 10-12
    33
  • Pennsauken
    Grades: K-8 | 210 students
    0.9 miles
    4851 Camden Ave
    Pennsauken, NJ 08110
    (856) 662-0149
    0.9 K-8
    210

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