Morristown-Beard School

70 Whippany Road
Morristown, NJ 07960-0796
Tel: (973)539-3032
Grades: 6-12 | 571 students
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Morristown-Beard School
At Morristown-Beard we believe that the School community is responsible for discovering and developing the unique individual potential of each student.
Students, parents, trustees, administrators, teachers, staff and coaches, understand that school environment plays a profound role in cultivating intellectual, physical, aesthetic, moral and ethical excellence.
We believe that a Morristown-Beard School education prepares individuals to be enlightened, morally responsible citizens of the world.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
New Jersey Association of Independent Schools
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Year Founded 1891

Student Body

Total Students 571 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
19%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 100 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
66%
Average Class Size 12 students
Number of AP Courses 13 courses
Average SAT score 1740
Average ACT score 26
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Khaki pants and collared shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 1
Yearly Tuition Cost $34,775
Tuition Notes Middle School - $37,610 Upper School - $36,200
% on Financial Aid
16%
Average Financial Aid Grant $21,000
Acceptance Rate
59%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Robert Mitchell

Sports

Total Sports Offered 14 sports
Sports Alpine Skiing, Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Football, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballAlpine SkiingBaseball,
BasketballCross Country,
Field HockeyFootball,
Ice HockeyLacrosse,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
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Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Morris County, NJ is $11,284 for elementary schools and $17,938 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Morris County, NJ is 83% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).