Don Bosco Prep High School in Ramsey, NJ - Niche

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    Private, Religious, All-Boys
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Don Bosco Prep High School is a private, Catholic, all-boys school in Ramsey, New Jersey. It has 910 students in grades 9-12. There have been 37 reviews written and they have been very positive.

492 N Franklin Tpke
Ramsey, NJ 07446
(201) 327-8003

Ratings and Reviews
4.6 from 37 reviews
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    • Niche User
    • 5
    Overall Experience: All of the students and the teachers are accepting and welcoming and enjoy going to the school every day. There is a special bond between the students and the teachers and an even closer bond amongst the students. All of the students believe in the brotherhood between them.
    • High School Junior
    • 5
    Overall Experience: I wouldn't change it for the world.
    • High School Junior
    • 5
    Teachers: Most teachers I've had have been awesome.
    • High School Junior
    • 5
    Resources & Facilities: The facilities, although dated, are clean and fine to attend class in.
    • High School Junior
    • 5
    Admissions: It is very fair. Everyone that should get admitted, gets admitted.

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2.66 St. Joseph Regional High School 4 mi. 497
Beth Rochel School 4 mi. 1,104
3.00 Hawthorne Christian Academy 7 mi. 464
2.66 Immaculate Heart Academy 6 mi. 839
Congregation Bais Malka 7 mi. 486

Around Don Bosco Prep High School

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity


Male 100%
Female 0%

Student Diversity

Don Bosco Prep High School United States Beth Rochel School Congregation Bais Malka Hawthorne Christian Academy Immaculate Heart Academy St. Joseph Regional High School
White 91.0% 51.6% 100% 100% 52.0% 91.0% 82.0%
African American 4.0% 15.2% 0% 0% 14.0% 2.0% 3.0%
Hispanic 3.0% 24.5% 0% 0% 13.0% 0% 9.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Asian 0% 4.7% 0% 0% 15.0% 4.0% 1.0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Multiracial 0% 2.6% 0% 0% 4.0% 2.0% 3.0%


Grade 9 25.8%
Grade 10 24.2%
Grade 11 26.4%
Grade 12 23.6%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 7 responses

  • 86% Yes
  • 14% Not sure.
  • 0% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 5 responses

  • 21% The Academics
  • 21% The Sports
  • 16% The Students
  • 16% The opportunities provided for college
  • 16% The opportunities for service in your community
  • 11% Faculty working with students

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 5 responses

  • 83% 20 minute lunch
  • 17% Homeroom, chemistry honors

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 5 responses

  • 100% The brotherhood you have with your classmates

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 5 responses

  • 60% Home of the Ironmen
  • 20% Brotherhood
  • 20% Home of the tough guys!

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 5 responses

  • 60% Make friends, explore and try new things, have fun
  • 40% Make friends with seniors and play sports