Lord Stirling School

Po Box 369
Basking Ridge, NJ 07920
Tel: (908)766-1786
Grades: UG | 24 students
  • Since 1965, Lord Stirling has met with great success helping New Jersey's youth redirect their lives towards positive goals.
  • Located on eleven acres in Basking Ridge, Lord Stirling is a small, private, non-profit day school for pre-adolescents and adolescents, ages 7 through 21, who have not succeeded in mainstream education.
  • The students who enroll in Lord Stirling are typically experiencing conflict in their interaction with the world – emotionally, behaviorally and academically.
  • Our highly supervised programs focus on accountability, helping students to become responsible participants within their families and communities.
  • Lord Stirling provides a supportive, therapeutic environment that builds self-esteem and self-confidence, placing special emphasis on intensive one-on-one psychological counseling.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Private Special Education Centers
National Association of Laboratory Schools
ASAH Private Special Education
Grades Offered n/a
Learning Difference Programs Yes

Student Body

Total Students 24 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
100%
State avg.: 31%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 7 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%

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The average private school tuition in Somerset County, NJ is $11,801 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Somerset County, NJ is 58% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).