The goal at every grade is to prepare the student for the next level, eventually leading on to college. Academic standards are high, and students receive the support to meet and exceed them. Trenton Catholic Academy offers supplemental instruction in reading, writing and math, speech therapy, ESL and home study through state aid.
The complete elementary education program includes regular classroom instruction in language arts, mathematics, science, social studies and religion, supplemented by instruction in computer science, Spanish, art, music, physical education and library science. Advanced math instruction is provided to exceptional students in grades 5-8.
At the secondary level, TCA offers courses at the Advanced Placement (AP), Honors, College Preparatory and Academic levels to best meet the needs, interests and abilities of individual students and to help each one succeed. Click to download theCourse Description Booklet. Students have the opportunity to dually enroll in Mercer County Community College for specialized courses and to receive college credits.
TCA is fully accredited through AdvancED and follows the curriculum guidelines set forth by the Diocese of Trenton. TCA retains membership in:
•National Catholic Education Association
•National Association of Secondary School Principals
•Association of Supervision and Curriculum Development
•New Jersey Association of College Admission Counselors