Frequently Asked Questions

Does my child have to be Catholic to attend Perth Amboy Catholic School?

Perth Amboy Catholic School accepts students from all religious backgrounds. Diverse religious backgrounds, practices and beliefs are respected in all ways.

How much is tuition?

The amounts for tuition and fees vary every year. Arrangements can be made to pay tuition on a monthly basis through automatic deduction from a valid checking account. Please contact the Central Office for more information.

Is busing available?

Busing sponsored by local municipalities is available for both campuses. Student eligibility for busing is determined by the sponsoring municipalities. Information and applications are provided at the time of registration.

Are there lunch and after-care programs?

Yes. Lunch is available to all students at a cost.  Your child may qualify for the reduced or free lunch program. After-care is available for an additional fee.

How do I find out more about Perth Amboy Catholic School?

For more information about each campus, contact the principal (see below). For information about registration procedures, contact the Central Office by email: Primary and Upper -   or call 732-442-9533.

Does the school have any extra curricular activities?

PACS offers Art Club, Gym Club/Intramural Sports, Apostles of Mercy Prayer Group, News Club, Patrols, Chapel Choir, and a Yearbook Staff.  We also have Boys and Girls basketball teams.