Lower School Admissions

Thank you for your interest in Lacordaire Academy.
Director of Admission: Mrs. Saydi Callahan Keefe
973.744.1156 ext 12


Candidates Who Wish to Apply Online

Lacordaire Academy uses the Standard Application Online (SAO). To learn more about using the SAO and begin your application, click here.

Candidates Who Wish to Apply with a Hard Copy Submit the Following to the Admission Office
  1. Completed Application
    1. Admissions Application Part 1
    2. Admissions Application Part 2
  2. A Non-Refundable Application Fee of $75.00
  3. Copy of Student Birth/Baptismal Certificate (If the child has been baptized)
  4. Copy of the Most Recent Immunization Records
The Sending School Submits the Following to the Admission Office
  1. Academic Record from present school year and last two years (Grades 1st-8th)
  2. Recent standardized test scores  (Grades 2nd-8th) We accept:  NJ Ask,  Terra Nova, ISEE, SSAT
  3. One Teacher Recommendation: Download Here
Candidates Visit Lacordaire
  1. Applicants attend class as part of the Admission Process
  2. Visits are arranged through the Admission Office
Age Policy
  1. Pre-K: Candidates must be four (4) years old by October in the academic year enrolled
  2. Kindergarten: Candidates must be five (5) years old by October in the academic year enrolled
Current Tuition Schedule 2018 - 2019
Upper School (9th-12th) $14,800.00
Middle School (5th-8th) $10,700.00
Lower School (1st-4th) $9,950.00
Kindergarten $9,000.00
Pre-K4 $9,000.00
Graduation Fees
8th Grade $125.00
12th Grade $300.00
Sibling Discounts
Two (2) Children 5% Younger Student
3+ Children 10% Younger Student

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