St. Therese School

MISSION STATEMENT: St. Therese School was founded to promote learning, enhance a catholic faith community and prepare students for a changing world. The administration and faculty of St. Therese School are committed to the Catholic Christian education of children from preschool through eighth grade.
Our purpose is to nurture the intellectual, social and spiritual development of every student in accordance with the teachings of Christ.
Our goal is to work with parents to maximize their children's gifts--mental, physical, moral and religious.
Saint Therese School provides high-quality academic education in a catholic faith-based environment.
Relying on Gospel teachings and theological tradition, the needs of the whole child are met within a supportive yet stimulating atmosphere.
The Christian values taught at home are reinforced by a curriculum centered upon faith, community, academic excellence and service.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked NJ School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 237 students
  • Acceptance rate: 99%
  • Average class size: 22 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

St. Therese School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in New Jersey for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
IEP/ISP
Year Founded
1963

Student Body

Total Students
237 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
20%
State avg.: 40%
Students by Grade
St. Therese School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
40%
Average Class Size
22 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
Uniform

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
% on Financial Aid
2%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$2,000
Acceptance Rate
99%
National avg.: 85%

Sports

Total Sports Offered
1 sport

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
12 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Chess Club, Coding Club, Environmental Club, Jewelry Making, Kindness Club, Lego Club, Mad Science Club, Nature Club, Sewing Club, Various Clubs/Semester, Yearbook Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Advanced Band

School Notes

  • The administration and faculty of St. Therese School are committed to the Catholic Christian education of children from preschool through eighth grade. Our purpose is to nurture the intellectual, social and spiritual development of every student in accordance with the teachings of Christ. Our goal is to work with parents to maximize their children's gifts--mental, physical, moral and religious. Saint Therese School provides high-quality academic education in a faith-based environment. Relying on Gospel teachings and theological tradition, the needs of the whole child are met within a supportive yet stimulating atmosphere. The Christian values taught at home are reinforced by a curriculum centered upon faith, community, academic excellence and service.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the acceptance rate of St. Therese School?
The acceptance rate of St. Therese School is 99%, which is higher than the national average of 79%.
What sports does St. Therese School offer?
St. Therese School offers 1 interscholastic sports: Basketball.
What is St. Therese School's ranking?
St. Therese School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in New Jersey for: Largest student body.
When is the application deadline for St. Therese School?
The application deadline for St. Therese School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked NJ School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 237 students
  • Acceptance rate: 99%
  • Average class size: 22 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Morris County, NJ is $25,086 for elementary schools and $26,471 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Morris County, NJ is 79% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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