Immaculate Conception High School (Montclair, New Jersey)
|Immaculate Conception High School|
|33 Cottage Place
Montclair, NJ, (Essex County) 07042
|Religious affiliation(s)||Roman Catholic|
|Denomination||Sisters of Charity|
|Founder||Rev. Edward Farrel|
|School board||Board of Trustees|
|School district||Archdiocese of Newark|
|President||Celia Triggs Honohan|
|Assistant Principal||Patrick Dyer|
|Vice Principal||Kathleen Badillo|
|Faculty||24.4 (on FTE basis)|
|Student to teacher ratio||7.3:1|
|Athletics conference||Super Essex Conference|
|Accreditation||Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools|
|Alumni||Blue Lion Booster Club|
|Admissions Director||Kathleen Badillo|
|Athletic Director||Ryan Horan|
Immaculate Conception High School is a Roman Catholic coeducational college preparatory high school located in Montclair, in Essex County, New Jersey, United States. The school operates under the supervision of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Newark. The school has been accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Secondary Schools since 1957.
Immaculate Conception High School was established in 1925 as a parish school under the guidance of its founder, Rev. Edward M. Farrel. The Sisters of Charity of Saint Elizabeth began their connection to the school with the appointment of Mother Mary Alexandrine as the school's first principal.
Per its mission statement, Immaculate Conception High School "strives, within the context of family to develop the whole person: morally, intellectually, emotionally, and physically. Recognizing the work and uniqueness of each individual"
The Immaculate Conception High School Lions compete in the Super Essex Conference, which includes public and private high schools in Essex County and operates under the supervision of the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association (NJSIAA). Prior to the NJSIAA's 2010 realignment, he school had previously participated in the Colonial Hills Conference which included public and parochial high schools covering Essex County, Morris County and Somerset County in west Central Jersey.
Dominique Booker won the 55 meter dash at the 2009 Meet of Champions with a time of 6.92 seconds, setting a meet record that was also the fastest time in the nation for the event that year.
At the 2011 Meet of Champions, Mirabel Nkenke won a silver medal with a time of 56.21 in the 400 meter dash, setting a school record for the event.
- Jose L. Linares, (born 1953), is a Federal Judge in the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey. Prior to his service in the District Court, he was a judge for the Superior Court of New Jersey from 2000-2002. 
- Rich Kenah (born 1970), middle distance runner who won bronze medals over 800 metres at the 1997 World Indoor Championships and at the 1997 World Championships in Athens, and was a member of the US Team at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney.
- Immaculate Conception High School, National Center for Education Statistics. Accessed July 20, 2016.
- Immaculate Conception Montclair, New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association. Accessed July 20, 2016.
- Immaculate Conception High School, Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Secondary Schools. Accessed August 15, 2011.
- Essex County Catholic High Schools, Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Newark. Accessed July 20, 2016.
- History, Immaculate Conception High School. Accessed May 8, 2008.
- League Memberships – 2016-2017, New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association. Accessed January 10, 2017.
- Home Page, Colonial Hills Conference, backed up by the Internet Archive, as of November 19, 2010. Accessed December 15, 2014.
- Staff. "Montclair Immaculate's Booker sprints to 55 dash M of C record", The Star-Ledger, February 11, 2009. Accessed August 30, 2011. "It has been an emotional, roller-coaster ride for the Montclair Immaculate junior this winter, but it culminated with a tight embrace with coach Haneefah Norman after Booker captured the 55-meter dash title in a meet-record 6.92 yesterday.... Booker shaved a hundredth of a second off the meet record, set by Chatham's Ogechi Nwaneri of Chatham last winter, with the No. 1 time in the country this season, surpassing the 6.96 posted by Ashton Purvis from St. Elizabeth of California on Jan. 19."
- Sillery, Bob. "Nkenke's shaving of seconds off time earns silver medal at Meet of Champions", The Montclair Times, June 17, 2011. Accessed August 30, 2011. "Immaculate Conception junior Mirabel Nkenke placed second in the 400-meter dash at the NJSIAA Meet of Champions last Thursday, setting a school record while knocking 2.31 off her time from the Non-Public B Championships a week earlier. "
- Judge in N.J. corruption cases recalls long road from Havana to NewarkNJ.com. Accessed March 3, 2016.
- Rich Kenah, USA Track & Field. Accessed January 21, 2008.