The Mission Statement for St. Mary’s Prep encapsulates the “who” and “what” of this educational institution: St. Mary’s Prep is a full-circle learning environment whose mission is to support, motivate, and prepare students spiritually, academically, and socially. The activities that are offered highlight academic enrichment, team-building skills, and student confidence. St. Mary’s Prep is a STEM school which implements the use of all academic areas including, Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, and Literacy skills to focus on interdisciplinary projects and problem-solving using creativity, innovation, and communication. Our curriculum includes core and supplemental subject areas that vary based upon age and grade. St, Mary’s is dedicated to recognizing and supporting each student’s particular interests, talents, and abilities.
St. Mary’s Prep incorporates the Common Core Curriculum Standards of the State of New Jersey and is based on the guidelines of the Diocese of Paterson. The goal is to develop the student’s ability to gather, analyze, and interpret information and make appropriate choices that are consistent with Christian values.