I have two daughters in this school, since Pre-K. They are in 1st and 4th grade. I am happy with this school academically, however on a spiritual level, the school lacks after school activities and clubs. The upper grades have service projects, but the younger grades have nothing. I am overjoyed that
... Read more the religion books are from IGNATIUS PRESS, an excellent publishing company that is true to the Catholic Cathecism teaching. All in all, the teachers are loving, nurturing and kind. There are quite a few that have been there for eons, and need to retire! The front office is wonderful and the Principal, is a kind decent man who has an open door policy. My children and I feel safe with the school policies and procedures, and the school is very protected of its children. The police department is 1/2 block away. The Principal is outside directing children to their parents' cars at pick up everyday. While no school is perfect, SRGS gets an A- in my book! Our Monsignor often comes into school and may even teach an aspect in religion class. The SRGS kids are always in the newspaper for various achievements! Trust me you won't be disappointed! Read less
Posted by a parent on 03/02/13
We transferred to St Rose from a public school. We couldn't be happier. We now feel "involved" in our daughters education vs the teacher keeping us at a distance. So refreshing.
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Posted by a parent on 01/29/13
My child attended SRGS for many years and had to be pulled out due to a major problem of bullying at this school. When the issue was brought to the attention of the principal as well as the Diocese of Trenton, absolutely NOTHING was done about it....NOTHING! There are also many cliques amongst the students
... Read more and parents alike. If you're not from the long line of alumnis from this school, you just may not receive such a warm reception. Although the school teaches adamantly about how God and Jesus want us to be -- kind, loving, considerate, etc., this is not how my child was treated by some of the students.There was just way too much drama. My suggestion would be is to send your child to public school where they are serious about addressing the bullying issue and save your money for their college education. As a parent, we cannot only teach our children right from wrong, but also teach them to live it as well as well as let them know that there are consequences to their actions. My child now attends public school and has more good friends from good families than I can count!!!! Read less
Posted by a parent on 03/01/12
I sent my first child to this school and learned the hard way. It was not the kind of environment I want my children raised in. I realize that there are drugs and alcohol everywhere. It's the way they are dealt with that defines the school's ability to meet the changing society. This school is not
... Read more equip to address any problems internally or externally. I chose to send my other 4 children to public school and am so glad I did. Read less
Posted by a parent on 10/19/11
I have a four year old in the Pre-K and what a great experience we have had. The teachers and staff are professional and loving! She has made many friends! The school is like a second family, it's great to be a part of your child's school! The PTA is amazing with all that they do for the classes!!!
... Read more And the children learn from a young age what it means to help the needy in your neighborhood. It is just an all around great feeling to know that your child is in such a great school. We are so happy with the decision that we have made for our daughter's education! Go St. Rose!!!!!!!! Read less
Posted by a parent on 02/16/09
I have 4 children at Saint Rose from kindergarten to the 7th grade. Each one loves the school and has great friends there. The teachers and staff are wonderful. Certainly a lot more friendly and approachable than I remem,ber when I was in school. The education is top notch ahnd I don't regret for
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Posted by a parent on 12/10/08
St. Rose Grammar School is a wonderful school. It provides strong academics in a strict, yet loving, respectful, and spiritual environment. It offers a variety of clubs, sports, and group activities, including a terrific after-school enrichment program. There is a wonderful sense of community at
... Read more this school. The older children lead many of the groups and clubs, and function as prayer partners and lunch buddies to the younger children. The faculty and staff are professional, caring and nurturing, and there is a high-level of parent involvement, including a very active PTA. On an on-going basis, all St Rose Grammar School students collect donations and fund raise for the poor and needy in our community. Our daughter has many, many friends and loves going to school here. We are so happy with our decision to send her to St. Rose. Read less
Posted by a parent on 12/10/08
My children love it at St. Rose - They also have a pre-K program. It's a great community, involved parents, GREAT and dedicated teachers. The kids definitely have a strong focus on community service/giving back in addition to strong academics. The teachers are all certified. There are school uniforms
... Read more and my kids love that. There are great assemblies and special programs in addition to the academic curriculum. Busing and also lots of walkers/car riders. A really nice place, warm and friendly. Read less
Posted by a parent on 12/03/08
What a fabulous Catholic school - you feel like you a part of the family as soon as you walk in the door. Strong academics with in a warm, loving environment. Feels safe and my children LOVE going to school here!
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Belmar schools — St. Rose Grammar School is located at 605 6th Ave, Belmar NJ 07719. 605 6th Ave is in the 07719 ZIP code in Belmar, NJ The school district for St. Rose Grammar School is the Diocese Of Trenton. St. Rose Grammar School is a Catholic school that serves grade levels PK - 8.
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