Early Drop Off
Students in all grades can be dropped off between 7:30 and 7:55 AM. There is no cost for this service.
After School Program
We offer an after school program until 6 PM each day. The fee is $7 per hour.
Eighth Graders work together with the yearbook director to create a compilation of their years at the academy. They present their yearbook to all of the teachers and staff the week before graduation.
Friday afternoons are dedicated to clubs. Students have the option of the club they wish to join. Clubs include choir, chess, dance, arts/crafts, book club, yoga, and more.
A.S.K. (Always Seeking Knowledge)
Students in grades 6th, 7th, and 8th grades who are eligible to become A.S.K. members must complete an application, submit two letters of recommendation from their subject teachers, and complete an essay of at least 150 words to explain why they want to be a member of the A.S.K. program.
All students preparing for Confirmation perform at least 30 hours of community service in and outside of the school.
Academy/Parish Athletics Association
St. Peter Catholic Academy and St. Mary Mother of Jesus Parish have a successful program. For more information, please email smmjsports.gmail.com.
PK For All
The New York City Department of Education sponsors a program for 4-year-old students within the confines of our academy. Parents must apply through the Department of Education website for enrollment information and application. Enroll online
Each day after lunch, all classes spend 20 minutes reading a book of their choice or having a teacher read to them.