Welcome to The Academy

The Academy of Our Lady of Peace is a Catholic elementary school in the Archdiocese of Newark serving students from PreK-3 through the eighth grade. We stress Catholic values, educational excellence and strong community bonds. Come see the difference The Academy makes!

Join us for our Fall Open House on Sunday, open-houseNovember 9th from 10 AM to 12:30 PM.

Points of Interest:

    There are many hungry families who depend on the Food Pantries in the area and the pantries are near empty. Catholic Charities has sent an Urgent Message asking for any non-perishable food you can spare. Please help feed the hungry. Drop off food in the gym foyer or at the school’s office this week. Thank you.
  • Winter Uniforms will begin for grades Kindergarten through grade 8 on Wednesday, October 22, 2014. Please see our Uniforms page for more details. Thank you.


Casino Night
Saturday, October 25, 2014

6:30-11:00 PM
at the Holy Roller Lounge
(aka Our Lady of Peace Gym)
Age 21 and over please
Place your bets and join us for an evening filled with fun, games and great prizes! 

EXTENDED – Buy your tickets before 10/17/2014 and get $100 EXTRA Fun Money! 

**Take a bid on a Silent Auction item, such as the autographed GIANTS football signed by Hall of Famer MICHAEL STRAHAN.**
Plus a Grand Prize “Buy a Box” raffle. Try your luck at winning an HP Pavillion 360!

Reservation Form (PDF)



Please consider participating in Our Lady of Peace’s 50/50 December Raffle. There is a limited number of tickets and you can split the $100 ticket with friends and family.

Click here to read a letter from our Pastor, Fr. Bill Mahon, and to fill out an order form.

You do not need to be present to win however; you need to be in it to win it.  Hurry, the winning ticket will be drawn December 6th!



CSW2014Our School Prayer

“Our Lady of Peace, help me to bring a happy and peaceful day to everyone I work and play with here at school. Guide me to make good decisions, so that each person I encounter can be happier. Then, we can truly be a school full of your peace. Amen.”



The Academy of Our Lady of Peace was first accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools in 2006. We recently participated in the re-accreditation process and have earned that honor again.

To learn more about the Middle States Association, please visit their website at www.msa-cess.org.