Welcome to Bishop McHugh


Bishop McHugh School is a Preschool- gr. 8 regional school in Cape May County with a student centered curriculum grounded in the Gospel values. It is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, and follows state and national standards.  The school is part of the Diocese of Camden, and is supported by the four regional parishes of Avalon/Stone Harbor, Cape May Court House, Marmora/Woodbine and Sea Isle City. 


  • enable children to become caring, creative, educated persons who live and promote Christian values as members of the Catholic Church and as members of society.

  • provide excellent education, where every child can reach his/her individual potential and where self-esteem can flourish.   

Academically, the students of Bishop McHugh are successful because of knowledgeable teachers using current programs and resources, including all of the latest technologies. The students have the opportunity to meet a variety of teaching styles. The teachers work diligently to employ various methods to engage the students in differentiated learning.

Students are motivated and encouraged to participate in activities beyond the four walls of the classroom: social activities, athletics/ sports, and service to others. Numerous extra-curricular programs are offered throughout the school year.