St. Peter’s School is proud to announce the most parent participation in the Hipster Henry Annual School Survey. Check out the feedback from our current families!

PROSPECTIVE FAMILIES: We are now accepting applications for Preschool (age three) through Eighth Grade for Fall 2017. Families interested in applying for Preschool or Prekindergarten should reach out to Lydie Miller at lmiller@st-peters-school.org ASAP to register for our last Admissions Play Day on Friday, January 6th.

DID YOU KNOW? This year, SPS Upper School students will participate in yearlong Independent Studies guided by faculty and community members. Some of the topics selected by our Fifth through Eighth Graders include:

  • Making a hybrid plant
  • Studying diseases of the 14th – 16th centuries
  • Designing a Chrome extension
  • Researching the effects of lead on children’s brains
  • Opening a sports franchise
  • Learning how to speak Turkish
  • Training a bonsai tree
  • Writing and recording an original song and video

WHY A PS-8TH GRADE SCHOOL? According to NPR, it helps to be a top dog.


Holiday Hooray!

November 28th, 2016

It is once again the time of year for the wonderful SPS Holiday Hooray! At this event, the School sells trees, wreaths, greens, poinsettias,and more in order to raise money towards our financial aid endowment. The sale will take place on Friday, December 9 from 3 – 6 PM and Saturday, December 10 starting at 9 AM.

On Saturday morning during the sale there will be free family fun with holiday activities, photos, and food available from 10 AM – 12 PM. The School will also be hosting our Scholastic Bookfair during the Holiday Hooray! Be sure to stop by the Holiday Hooray! and feel free to contact dhillison@st-peters-school.org with any questions.

Grandparents’ and Special Friends’ Day

November 21st, 2016

Grandparents’ and Special Friends’ Day is a unique event at St. Peter’s School held annually on the day our Thanksgiving holiday begins. The School welcomes our students’ grandparents or special friends to spend the morning at SPS. There will be an address from the Headmaster, memorable student performances, and time in the classrooms!

8:00 – 8:30 Refreshments in theater
8:30 – 8:45 Address from the Headmaster
8:45 – 9:15 Student performances
9:15 – 10:15 Classroom visits
10:15 – 10:30 Walk to Old Pine Community Center
10:30 – 11:45 Performance at Old Pine Community Center
Noon Dismissal of students from classrooms

Click Here to view live stream video of the performances!

Third Grade Lenape Museum

November 21st, 2016

Today our Third Graders proudly displayed their research projects and presented at the Third Grade Lenape Museum. Topics were selected relating to the Lenape Native Americans, and students worked hard on their projects at home and in Social Studies class. Great job Third Grade!