School Profile

Saint Gerard Majella School
10 Carrelton Drive
Paterson, NJ 07522
Principal: Sister Jo-Ann Pompa, M.P.F.
Phone Number: (973) 595- 5640
Fax Number: (973) 595- 5475
Email address:
Website link:
School Mission Statement: St. Gerard School, through its administration and staff, is privileged to assist parents–who are the primary educators of their children–by providing an education rooted in Gospel values and academic excellence. We are committed to serve our God, our students, our parents, the community and one another.
Accreditations AdvanceED
Grade Levels
Pre K 4
Our program is 5 full days. We accept 4C’s funding.
Our Program is 5 full days.
Current Year Enrollment
Student/Teacher Ratio
Average Class Size
Standardized Testing
Iowa Assessments
Applications & Tuition
Please contact our school office for detailed information on our application process and current tuition
The Catholic School curriculum meets all state regulations and guidelines. In addition, the diocesan guidelines require a strong religious education curriculum. Catholic Schools engage in an ongoing process of evaluation, certification, and accreditation of both teachers and programs
World Language(s)
Computer lab, smartboards, iPads, Chromebook, laptops
Fine & Performing Arts
Our students participate in a Christmas and Spring Concert, along with our Living Stations of the Cross. Our curriculum includes art and music. Our students also participate in a daily morning assembly that is centered with prayer.
Breakfast/Lunch Program
We have a government Child Nutrition Program with free and reduced options for those who qualify.
Before/After School Care
7:15 am- 8:00 am/3:00 pm – 5:30 pm. 4C’s is accepted for those who qualify.
Some bussing available
Peer Mediators, St. Lucy Club, STEM Club, Band, St. Gerard Hawks Cheer Team, Girl Scouts, Monthly Family Nights
Community Service
Villa Walsh Spanish Club, Big Sisters of Villa Walsh Academy, Food Drives, Toiletry Drives, Senior, Living Stations at the Villa Walsh Infirmary
Support Organizations
HSA, Advisory Council, Rosary/Altar Society
Social media
‘Find Us On’ buttons
The mission of the Catholic Schools of the Diocese of Paterson is to develop communities that are
Christ-centered, academically excellent and welcoming, that enable students to be life-long
learners and good citizens of the world