Teaching tomorrow’s leaders through tradition, community and academic excellence.

Mrs. Bernadette Miglin, Ed.S, Principal

“Our mission is to embrace, nurture and educate all God’s children, preparing them for lives of service and leadership rooted in the Catholic values of faith, hope and love.”

Principal's Letter

From the Principal's Desk


                                                                                                         October 25, 2016

Dear Parents and Guardians,

   There is an upcoming meeting of the Home School Association (HSA) on Thursday at 7PM in the gym., I encourage everyone who can to join us.

   Saturday is the annual Pumpkin Picking and Painting event sponsored by the St. Nicholas Father's Club. All are welcome.  It's free! Be here at 10am Saturday.

  Our girls volleyball and school track teams have been playing for several weeks already. Congratulations to both our senior and junior teams - Team A's record is 3-1 - Go Bluejays! Friday, 10/28 at 6PM there is a game at Hoboken Catholic. Additional games are scheduled for Saturday 10/29 at Hoboken Catholic.

   There is a cross country/track meet this Saturday at Lincoln Park in Jersey City. Meets begin at 10:10 sharp! Everyone is welcome.

   Girls basketball signups are set for Wednesday, November 2nd right after school in the small lunch room (grades 5-8).

  Mr. Lazzara's baseball clinic has been very successful. Boys in grades 6-8 have been getting in shape at Pershing Field and working on their skills. Thanks Mr. Lazzara!

  This week the Windy City Players are coming to present 'Sleeping Beauty' to our students. This troupe of actors has been here for several years and their productions are always entertaining. We had a wonderful Picture Day - everyone looked terrific! Eighth cap & gown portraits will be taken on December 7th.

  Looking at the November calendar, there is a 12PM dismissal on Friday, November 4th (no Aftercare) and a 12PM dismissal on Wednesday, November 23rd (no Aftercare).

  Our 8th graders will be taking the Catholic high school admissions test (COOP) on Friday, November 11th. They are well prepared thanks to Teacher Clod and Mr. Bongiorno who have been tutoring them in math and english language arts since September.  Thank you!

As always, St. Nicholas School is continuing its tradition of academic excellence as we identify areas of improvement, and continuously seek ways of getting better

May God bless you richly.

Bernadette Miglin



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Saint Nicholas School is accredited by the Middle States Commissions on Elementary and Secondary Schools.

Location and hours

118 Ferry Street
Jersey City, NJ 07307

Full days 8 a.m. – 2:45 p.m.
Half days 8 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

Preschool program for three and four-year-olds.