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Welcome to
The Patrick School

We are a storied family that holds the firm belief that “it takes a village to raise a child.” Here’s a small portion of what our methods have produced:

•A Tradition of Excellence
•100% Graduation Rate
•Over $2,000,000 in Scholarships
•Countless Prominent Professionals (Lawyers, Doctors, Engineers, etc.)
•NBA Champions
•NCAA National and Conference Champions
•NBA All-Stars
•#1 Overall NBA Draft Picks
•200+ Professional Basketball Players
•500+ D1 Basketball Players
•Ivy League Athletes
•D1 Tennis Players
•High-Major D1 Head Basketball Coaches

Tradition of Excellence

Our family members have gone on to achieve greatness in many professional fields!

College Connections

Here’s a small sample of where our alumni have gone on to pursue higher education:

Inspire Excellence

At the Patrick School, we don’t drop the ball, and we don’t pass on academics. Under the guidance of our new Principal, Dr. Mary Jo McKinley, we are prepared to lead our students to both academic and athletic success.

We welcome students from grades 6-12 to become part of our community of learners and leaders. Our goal is to develop our children into well-rounded, confident individuals who are independent thinkers, ready to move forward.

Our Leadership

Our faculty and staff members, led by Principal Mary Jo McKinley, Ed.D. and Professor Robin L. Cunningham, Ed.S., are highly qualified and excellent. We are confident in the direction and prudence with which they lead us.

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Principal Mary Jo McKinley, Ed.D.

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Professor Robin L. Cunningham, Ed.S.

Our Foundation

GRADES 6-12+

Breaking down traditional walls to fulfill its commitment to academic excellence. Hybrid learning, non-traditional scheduling, community and university partnerships provide varied learning opportunities. 100% graduation rate. Varsity, JV and Freshman athletic teams ensure all students can participate.

Empowering Education

We are dismantling the conventional barriers to uphold our dedication to academic excellence. With hybrid learning, non-traditional scheduling, and strong community and university partnerships, we offer diverse learning opportunities. Our remarkable 100% graduation rate stands as a testament to our commitment, while our Varsity, JV, and Freshman athletic teams ensure inclusive participation for all students.


The online summer school program provides multiple sessions for students grades 6-12. A wide range of original credit and recovery courses are available.

Apply here!

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The Patrick School seeks to inspire and support students to strive for academic and personal excellence within an ethical framework by placing the highest value on responsibility and honor, while consistently reinforcing progressive thought.


Center Nick Richards has agreed to terms on a multiyear extension with the Charlotte Hornets, the team announced.

The Hornets did not disclose terms of the deal, but his agents Javon Phillips and Jared Mucha of Excel Basketball told ESPN that Richards’ deal is for three years and worth $15 million.

Richards, a player development revelation under Charlotte coach Steve Clifford, was extension eligible until June 30 and now avoids going into restricted free agency this summer. He’s averaged career highs of 7.9 points, 6.1 rebounds and 1.1 blocks in 18 minutes a game.

Richards, 25, has averaged 9.4 points, 9.4 rebounds and 2.4 blocks in the past five games for Charlotte. He was the 42nd overall pick out of Kentucky in the 2020 NBA draft.

Mar 19, 2021 | Uncategorized It is with great pleasure that we announce that the “NJAIS Board of Trustees was enthusiastic in its approval of membership” for The Patrick School. “We left with positive impressions that The Patrick School is a school that cares deeply about providing an excellent…



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