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Why choose us

Christian-based community that fosters lifelong bonds and friendships for students as well as parents

Being a Prekindergarten through 8th grade school, there is a great continuity that exists between the grade levels

We offer different levels of education for reading and math

We offer a variety of sports for boys and girls to participate in starting in 4th grade

We offer a variety of clubs for students to join starting as early as kindergarten

We provide both full day and half day prekindergarten

Before and after extended care is provided from 6:30-8:00am and after school from 2:45-6:00pm

Tax Credit Scholarship

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Office hours

  • Mon- Fri 7:30 - 3:00
  • School Start Time 7:45
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26% OF STAFF HAVE ADVANCED DEGREES

Quite a few of our staff members have pursued higher degrees in various specialized fields

Quotes from the class of 2018

"St. Emily is a school that when you leave, you want to come back; when you enter, you want to stay."
“We’re not just friends, we are family”
“This school does more than teach children – it raises us into mature high school freshmen, ready for anything.”

60% OF STUDENTS PLACE INTO HONORS

Approximately 60% of the graduating class was placed in one or more honors/advanced placement courses as a freshman

60% OF THE STAFF WENT OR SENT CHILDREN TO ST. EMILY

Many of our staff members went to St. Emily as a child and/or sent their own children through the school which makes them all invested in the future of the school

TEACHER-STUDENT: 15:1

St. Emily enriches students intellectually, physically, and spiritually and offers a challenging, competitive curriculum with a welcoming, Christian environment

STUDENT SUCCESS IN HIGH SCHOOL

In the last four years, we have had 4 of our alumni graduate as valedictorians from area high schools, and one graduate as salutatorian

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  • Congratulations to our Scholastic Bowl team who took home a third place trophy from the Saint Viator meet, and will return to Notre Dame for the Championship meet next week. #soproud #goeagles #soartobemore #futurelions #nddons
  • Thanks, St. Emily community, for helping to support Gerry’s Cafe. We filled 4 vans with clothing donations, which became a portion of the 7861 pounds collected today. Our NJHS will continue to partner with Gerry’s Cafe this year and encourage your attendance at a dine ‘n share on Thursday at 5 Guys. #goeagles #soartobemore #inclusionrevolution
  • 2nd graders started planning and engineering their STEM projects for next week.
  • What an incredible day!  Traveling is a symbol of our lives.  All of our lives are a journey, even if we don’t go very far geographically.
  • Confirmation Pilgrimage first stop Holy Name Cathedral #stemily #stthomasbecket
  • Father Stecz visiting with the sixth graders and sharing his stories of growing up in Poland and becoming a priest. #soartobemore
  • Sometimes, girls just wanna have fun!!! #classof2020 #soartobemore #goeagles
  • First Junior High Dance in the books! #makingmemories #soartobemore #goeagles