Essex County Private Schools

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(122)
 
High Schools
(27)
Elementary Schools
(104)
Preschools
(42)
Public Schools
(247)
There are 122 private schools in Essex County, NJ, serving 19,121 students.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body, which is more than the NJ state average of 29%.
99% of Essex private schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Roman Catholic and Christian).
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the state private school average of 11:1.

Essex County Private Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • Belleville1st Cerebral Palsy Of Nj
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    7 Sanford Ave
    BellevilleNJ07109
    (973)751-0200
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    60 students | Gr. PK                      
  • CaldwellA Pleasant Day Nursery School
    Daycare / Preschool (Nonsectarians)
    8 Academy Road
    CaldwellNJ07006
    (973)228-5235
    Daycare / Preschool (Nonsectarians)
    59 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • NutleyAbundant Life Academy
    (Pentecostal)
    390 Washington Avenue
    NutleyNJ07110
    (973)667-9700
    (Pentecostal)
    394 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • NewarkAl-muslimaat Academy
    All-girls  (Islamic)
    35 Finlay Pl
    NewarkNJ07106
    (973)375-9262
    All-girls (Islamic)
    14 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • NewarkAlice's Friendly Daycare Center
    Daycare / Preschool (Nonsectarians)
    12 Napoleon St 14
    NewarkNJ07105
    (973)817-8469
    Daycare / Preschool (Nonsectarians)
    45 students | Gr. K                      
  • NewarkAlif Muhammad's Nia School
    (Nonsectarians)
    50 Park Pl Lobby 6
    NewarkNJ07102
    (973)242-6610
    (Nonsectarians)
    169 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • NewarkAlpha & Omega Christian School
    Special Program Emphasis (Pentecostal)
    4 Fleming Ave
    NewarkNJ07105
    (973)465-5333
    Special Program Emphasis (Pentecostal)
    33 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • Millburn Alpine Montessori of Millburn
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    5 Bleeker Street
    MillburnNJ07041
    (973)379-4710
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    71 students | Gr. NS-K                      
  • LivingstonHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Aquinas Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    388 S Livingston Ave
    LivingstonNJ07039
    (973)992-1587
    (Roman Catholic)
    192 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • FairfieldBanyan School
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    12 Hollywood Ave
    FairfieldNJ07004
    (973)439-1919
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    63 students | Gr. 3-9                      
  • South OrangeBeth El Preschool Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool (Jewish)
    222 Irvington Avenue
    South OrangeNJ07079
    (973)763-0113
    Daycare / Preschool (Jewish)
    91 students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • NewarkBethel Christian Academy
    (Assembly of God)
    580 Mount Prospect Ave
    NewarkNJ07104
    (973)484-6646
    (Assembly of God)
    154 students | Gr. K-12                      
  • West OrangeBlessed Pope John Xxiii Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    8 Saint Cloud Pl
    West OrangeNJ07052
    (973)731-3503
    (Roman Catholic)
    196 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • NewarkCalvary Christian School
    (Christian)
    17 Lyons Ave
    NewarkNJ07112
    (973)923-4222
    (Christian)
    122 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • NewarkCCLC at Newark
    Daycare / Preschool (Nonsectarians)
    132/142 Cabinet Street
    NewarkNJ07107
    (973)623-0182
    Daycare / Preschool (Nonsectarians)
    5 students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • CaldwellChildren's House
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    P.o. Box 111
    CaldwellNJ07006
    (973)239-3442
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    30 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • CaldwellChildren's House Creative Center
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    Po Box 111
    CaldwellNJ07006
    (973)239-3442
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    14 students | Gr. K                      
  • CaldwellChildren's House Creative Center
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    437 Pompton Ave
    CaldwellNJ07006
    (973)239-3442
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    25 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • NewarkClara Muhammad School
    (Islamic)
    257 S Orange Ave
    NewarkNJ07103
    (908)380-3819
    (Islamic)
    8 students | Gr. 2-9                      
  • East OrangeClark School
    (Nonsectarians)
    671 Park Ave
    East OrangeNJ07017
    (973)673-3550
    (Nonsectarians)
    59 students | Gr. K-7                      
  • BellevilleComm Therapeutic Sch-pre School
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    570 Bellevile Avenue
    BellevilleNJ07109
    (973)450-3123
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    68 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • VeronaCommunity Montessori Academy
    Montessori School (Christian)
    23 S Prospect St
    VeronaNJ07044
    (973)239-3999
    Montessori School (Christian)
    48 students | Gr. K                      
  • MontclairDeron School
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    130 Grove Street
    MontclairNJ07042
    (973)509-2777
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    140 students | Gr. 8-12                      
  • NewarkDr Thomas Christian Academy
    (Christian)
    786 S 20th St 794
    NewarkNJ07103
    (973)373-3582
    (Christian)
    18 students | Gr. K-12                      
  • BloomfieldEducation Station Day Care Center
    Daycare / Preschool (Nonsectarians)
    156 Washington Street
    BloomfieldNJ07003
    (973)743-7003
    Daycare / Preschool (Nonsectarians)
    136 students | Gr. NS-K                      
  • CaldwellEssex Valley School
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    1 Henderson Dr
    CaldwellNJ07006
    (973)244-7890
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    53 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • East OrangeFamily Dev Daycare Center
    Daycare / Preschool (Nonsectarians)
    40 N Munn Ave
    East OrangeNJ07017
    (973)673-5620
    Daycare / Preschool (Nonsectarians)
    87 students | Gr. K                      
  • Short HillsFar Brook School
    (Nonsectarians)
    52 Great Hills Road
    Short HillsNJ07078
    (973)379-3442
    (Nonsectarians)
    227 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • NewarkFull Gospel Christian Academy
    (Pentecostal)
    531 S Orange Ave
    NewarkNJ07103
    (973)327-1492
    (Pentecostal)
    59 students | Gr. K-3                      
  • FairfieldGlenview Academy
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    24 Dwight Pl
    FairfieldNJ07004
    (973)808-1998
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    42 students | Gr. K-7                      
  • West OrangeGolda Och Academy (formerly Solomon Schechter Day School Of Essex & Union)
    (Jewish)
    1418 Pleasant Valley Way
    West OrangeNJ07052
    (973)602-3601
    (Jewish)
    n/a students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • West OrangeGolda Och Academy Lower School (formerly Solomon Schechter of Essex & Union)
    (Jewish)
    122 Gregory Ave
    West OrangeNJ07052
    (973)602-3601
    (Jewish)
    250 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • NutleyGood Shepherd Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    24 Brookline Ave
    NutleyNJ07110
    (973)667-2049
    (Roman Catholic)
    272 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • IrvingtonGood Shepherd Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    285 Nesbit Ter
    IrvingtonNJ07111
    (973)375-0659
    (Roman Catholic)
    207 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • NewarkGrowing Garden Preschool & Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool (Assembly of God)
    962 S Orange Ave
    NewarkNJ07106
    (973)375-0502
    Daycare / Preschool (Assembly of God)
    20 students | Gr. K                      
  • Show 87 more schools in Essex County, NJ

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About This County (Essex) County Statistics (NJ) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 782,351 people 8,686,416 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 33% 35%
Median Household Income $61,785 $78,182
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