The Academy At Saint Mary

Many parents are turning to St. Mary School not only for the superior education given to all students, but also because we provide the tools necessary to be successful outside the classroom.
The concept of “value-based” education is at the heart of St. Mary elementary school's curriculum.
We not only work to help our students achieve academic excellence, we also devote a lot of attention to the thoughtful construction of a child's character.
The challenging curriculum at St. Mary elementary school meets or exceeds the requirements and standards of the State of New Jersey and The Archdiocese of Newark.
All faculty members are fully qualified professionals committed to brining out the best in their students.
The dedicated instructors teach the time-honored basics of the catholic elementary school experience plus a curriculum that has been expanded to keep pace with the times.
The philosophy of St. Mary Elementary School challenges students to improve the world by sharing Gospel Values and encourages them to achieve their best.

School Overview

Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students172 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade The Academy At Saint Mary Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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