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How Boys Become Responsible Young Men

St. Benedict's Prep empowers students to lead:

Find out how! Request our FREE Guide "Fr. Edism's: 6 Insights to Raise Teenage Boys into Responsible and Resilient Young Men" and register for our Open Houses on Saturday, Nov. 12 and Dec. 10.


Fast Facts About St. Benedict's Prep

One of the oldest all-boys’ schools in this area, with 550 students from Newark and more than 25 communities in Essex, Bergen, Union, Somerset counties and beyond
A tradition of outstanding academics, athletics and leadership development
A community that grows in faith through daily practice in prayer and study
A vibrant family atmosphere where students have real responsibilities
Outstanding faculty of Benedictine monks and lay teachers: 8 Ph.D’s, 23 Master’s
A stimulating mix of students from diverse racial, economic and social backgrounds
Unique 3-term school calendar with a spring phase for special projects
Freshman year program with distinctive curriculum and dedicated faculty
Counseling for students with varied personal challenges
Interaction with USNA midshipmen interns every spring and summer
College level courses through Seton Hall “Project Acceleration” and Rutgers-Newark
College counseling that leads to admission at top US and NJ colleges, from Ivies to local schools

If you are a good student, eager for challenges, excited to develop your talents and discover new ones, willing to work hard, open to learning from students from other backgrounds . . . you may want to learn more about whether we are right for you.

Financial Aid: We understand that tuition costs for college prep school may be a new expense for many families and could seem beyond their reach. All students receive a basic subsidy toward our full cost. Eighty-eight percent of our student body receives more than $2 million in financial aid each year.


Admissions Office
St. Benedict’s Preparatory School
520 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard
Newark, NJ 07102-1314


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