School of Saint Elizabeth Fast Facts

  1. Home
  2. School of Saint Elizabeth Fast Facts

Founded – 1916

Mission Statement

The mission of the School of Saint Elizabeth is to impact the world positively by nurturing children with Christian values in a Catholic academic tradition of excellence.


  • 210 Students – Pre-K through Grade 8


  • Advanced Education (AdvancED)
  • Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools (MSA)


 Future Ready NJ Bronze Tier Certified School

“We exist in an information age, powered by new technology connecting people, ideas, data, and content in rapidly-changing ways. As we work to prepare New Jersey’s students for this world, we must ensure our schools provide them with the technology-rich environments they need in order to be engaged and successful members of a digital society and workforce. To achieve this, New Jersey’s schools need to establish a culture of digital innovation, where educators are empowered to deepen and extend student learning through the use of technology, digital content, and media That is why Future Ready Schools – New Jersey (FRS-NJ) was established.

Future Ready Schools – New Jersey is a certification program designed to promote transformational change in schools and districts throughout New Jersey. Whether they are public, private, or charter, FRS-NJ provides the guidance, support, direction, and resources schools need to achieve “Future Ready” goals, while fostering inclusive collaboration within schools and districts, and between them throughout the state.” 

“frsnewjersey | About – Future Ready Schools – New Jersey.” Accessed 15 May. 2019.


AdvancED STEM Certification

“Today more than ever, institutions must prepare their students for careers of tomorrow by fostering and perpetuating enthusiasm for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) disciplines. AdvancED’s STEM Certification provides Pre-K-12 institutions as well as programs within institutions a research-based framework and criteria for their awareness, continuous improvement and assessment of the quality, rigor and substance of their STEM educational programs. The Standard and Indicators clearly define the qualities and components vital to creating and sustaining superior, student-centered Pre-K-12 STEM teaching and learning programs, as well as clear expectations for student outcomes and mastery of 21st century skills.”  

“STEM Certification | AdvancED.” Accessed 15 May. 2019.


Our curriculum is designed to stimulate intellectual curiosity while providing the necessary foundation for future academic success. A variety of extracurricular activities outside the classroom provide for further academic, physical and social development.

Standardized Testing


Application Process

The School of Saint Elizabeth is committed to providing a supportive environment for all children and their families. We value racial, religious and ethnic diversity, and we welcome all students who want to join our school family. Students may apply for acceptance into Pre-K 3 through 8th grades. Students are encouraged to visit and tour the school. Arrangements may be made by contacting Sharon Lynch in our Admissions Office, 908-766-0244, ext. 12.  email:

To Schedule a Private Tour Click Here


  • 10:1 Student Teacher ratio in Pre-K 3
  • 12:1 Student Teacher ratio in Pre-K 4
  • NJ State Certified Teachers
  • 65% hold Advanced Degrees

High Schools Accepting Our Students Include

  • Delbarton
  • Seton Hall Prep
  • Oratory Prep
  • St. Joseph’s Prep
  • St. Peter’s Prep
  • Villa Walsh Academy
  • Mt. Saint Mary Academy
  • Academy of St. Elizabeth
  • Oak Knoll
  • Immaculata
  • Pingry
  • Newark Academy
  • Gill St. Bernard
  • Rutgers Prep
  • Moravian Academy
  • Morristown Beard
  • Morris Catholic
  • Bernards High
  • Ridge High
  • West Morris Mendham High
  • Watchung Regional
  • West Morris Central High