St. Francis Academy
1601 Central Avenue
Union City, NJ 07087

Tel. No. (201)863-4112
Fax No. (201)601-5905


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STEM: Wind Turbine

 

On Thursday April 6, Mrs. Cassidy arranged for Dr. Adam Scribner from the Stevens Institute of Technology to come visit St. Francis Academy.

Dr. Scribner talked to the 8th grade class about engineering and how it functions in the modern day. He explained that engineering is more than just making something for others […]

TerraNova Testing Week March 6 – 10, 2017

6th Grade students (now 8th Grade) during the TerraNova testing in March 2015

Terranova testing for grades K through 8th begins on Monday, March 6th, 2017. Read the rest of this post for important testing reminders….

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Scholarships 2017

St. Francis Academy proudly announces the acceptance of all eighth grade students into their Catholic high schools of choice. Our hard working eighth graders have received, to date, $855,200 in scholarships. Joseph Pane and Blake Jacey were accepted to Regis High School. Jospeh Pane received a full scholarship to Xavier and Andrew Lin received […]

Science Fair 2016-2017 Winners

The Science Fair 2016-2017 for grades 5, 6, 7, and 8 was held January 9-11, 2017 in the school’s auditorium and cafeteria. The judges were Mr. John Ziemba, Mr. Michael Guasconi, Ms. Cheryl Edwards and Mrs. Isabel Cassidy. The 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners will compete in the annual The 2017 Jersey City […]

Ring Ceremony 2016

On December 7, 2016, Eve of the Feast of Immaculate Conception, the Class of 2017 received their Class Rings. The Holy Mass at the chapel was celebrated by Father James Croghan, SJ. In his homily, Father James said to the students to remember the time, the place, and the important people with them during […]

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