Fast Facts

  • Calvary Academy, established in 1978, will be celebrating its Jubilee 40th school year in 2018/19.
  • It is a multi-denominational Christian School registered with the New Jersey State Education Department and is a member of the Association of Christian Schools International, teaching PK (3 & 4 year olds) - 12th grade, adding a Child Development Center serving 24 months and over in the 2018/19 school year.
  • Calvary Academy is fully accredited by the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI) and by Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.
  • Calvary Academy is certified to provide education to International Students, and currently has students from China, South Korea, Spain and Vietnam enrolled.
  • Calvary Academy students continue to perform above the national average in SAT scores as well as on their TerraNova 3 Standardized Tests:
    • 1st Grade Performance:  78th Percentile
    • 5th Grade Performance:  82nd Percentile
    • 8th Grade Performance:  80th Percentile
    • 11th Grade Performance:  76th Percentile
  • All full-time faculty are highly qualified certified teachers, holding Bachelor Degrees at a minimum, and some have a Doctorate or Master's Degree, or are currently in the process of pursuing it. Teachers have an average 10 years of teaching experience. All faculty are required to continually earn CEU's towards their certifications.
  • Curriculum meets or exceeds NJ Department of Education guidelines.
  • AP classes and Dual Enrollment college credit classes available, allowing students to already have college credits as they enter college.
  • 90 percent of 2017 Calvary Academy graduates enrolled in college or military service and 10% entered the work force. Our students are accepted to prestigious Christian, private, and public institutions including colleges like Stanford & Princeton University. The highest level of scholarships are awarded to our students.
  • Many clubs and extra-curricular activities are available at all levels, and competitive sports for 5th-12th grade in Soccer, Volleyball, Basketball, Cheerleading, Baseball, Softball, Bowling and Track.
  • Social opportunities available for parents and families, such as Family Fun Night, Grandparent’s Day, mornings of Coffee With the Principal…
  • Real faith; real ministry – students have many opportunities to grow in their relationship with Jesus Christ and build character through Calvary Academy’s dynamic learning atmosphere while serving communities near and abroad.