8 NJ parochial schools to close at end of school year

Eight more parochial schools in New Jersey will close by the end of the school year.Saint Patrick High School, the oldest Catholic school in New

EDISON - Eight more parochial schools in New Jersey will close by the end of the school year.

Saint Patrick High School, the oldest Catholic school in New Jersey, is among the list of schools that will shut their doors. St. Patrick's basketball program is nationally recognized and has produced professional basketball players.

The Archdiocese of Newark says it also plans to close neighboring St. Patrick Academy and six elementary schools.

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