Welcome to The Academy

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

walkathonGet ready Academy students! Put on your best pair of sneakers because the Annual Walk-a-thon is coming soon – Friday, September 26th!

Parents please click here to learn more about The Academy’s Walk-a-thon, to view the prize list, to sign up to help with water/snack donations and to work the event. We would love to have you be a part of this really fun afternoon for our children!



Congratulations to our Award-Winning Panther Robotics Team!

In 2014 they won the NJ Regional’s Champions Award and then 2nd Place for Innovative Solution at the National Competition at LegoLand, California!


Our 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.”

mid_states_logo_2The 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.