Kent Place School

42 Norwood Avenue
Summit, NJ 07901-0790
Tel: (908)273-0900
Grades: PK-12 | 633 students
Kent Place is an independent, nonsectarian, college-preparatory day school which, for over 100 years, has provided a superior education for young women who demonstrate strong scholastic and creative ability.
Our mission is to offer students of diverse backgrounds, in nursery school through grade twelve, an academically rigorous curriculum in a caring atmosphere; to encourage them to contribute to and find success in this challenging program; to inspire young women to leadership; and to strengthen moral awareness.
Committed to a liberal arts education that combines tradition and innovation, Kent Place provides the stimulus for each student to achieve her full academic, physical, and creative potential; to love learning; to gain confidence; to live responsibly; to develop respect for herself and others in the global community.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Coalition of Girls
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students 633 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Kent Place School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 72 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
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5.0 Stars   06/01/12
i attend kent place and just to say youll have the time of you life there is a dress code but it has choices of colored shirts and skirts as for high school there are no dress uniforms. Kent Place is a very fun yet educational. I highly reccomend it.
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