Why Catholic Education?

Catholic schools in the Diocese of Metuchen link faith-based values with academic excellence. It's a formula that leads to success in the classroom and in life. If you are new to the area or desire a different school experience for your child, we invite you to learn more about the Catholic school advantage. 
Are you contemplating choosing 

Catholic schools in the Diocese of Metuchen link faith-based values with academic excellence. It's a formula that leads to success in the classroom and in life. If you are contemplating choosing a Catholic Education for your child, we invite you to learn more about Catholic Schools in the Diocese of Metuchen by reaching out to a school in your area or contacting our Office of Schools at (732) 562-2443 or education@diometuchen.org.

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"A Dozen Reasons to Choose Catholic Schools" poster.
(Courtesy of The National Catholic Educational Association)

A Dozen Reasons to Choose Catholic Schools:

1.  We offer an education that combines Catholic faith
     and teachings with academic excellence.
2.  We partner with parents in the faith formation of
     their children.
3.  We set high standards for student achievement
     and help them succeed.
4.  We provide a balanced academic curriculum that
     integrates faith, culture and life.
5.  We use technology effectively to enhanc
     education.
6.  We instill in students the value of service to others.
7.  We teach children respect of self and others.
8.  We emphasize moral development and self-
     discipline.
9.  We prepare students to be productive citizens and
     future leaders.
10. We have a 99 percent high school graduation rate.
      85 percent of our graduates go to college.
11. We cultivate a faculty and staff of people who are
     dedicated, caring and effective.
12. We provide a safe and welcoming environment for
      all.
(Courtesy of The National Catholic Educational Association, www.ncea.org)