New Jersey Private Schools

There are 1,501 private schools in New Jersey, serving 234,567 students.
Minority enrollment is 31% and the student:teacher ratio is 11:1.
48% of New Jersey private schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Roman Catholic and Jewish).
  • County
    # Schools
    # Students
    % Minority
  • 2727 Schools |
    4,5884,588 Students |
    18% 18% Minority
  • 185185 Schools |
    23,57623,576 Students |
    35% 35% Minority
  • 6161 Schools |
    5,6665,666 Students |
    26% 26% Minority
  • 8686 Schools |
    10,52910,529 Students |
    30% 30% Minority
  • 1010 Schools |
    899899 Students |
    10% 10% Minority
  • 1717 Schools |
    1,7641,764 Students |
    21% 21% Minority
  • 127127 Schools |
    13,73313,733 Students |
    61% 61% Minority
  • 3535 Schools |
    3,4533,453 Students |
    24% 24% Minority
  • 6969 Schools |
    10,53210,532 Students |
    57% 57% Minority
  • 2222 Schools |
    808808 Students |
    11% 11% Minority
  • 6262 Schools |
    10,31510,315 Students |
    34% 34% Minority
  • 133133 Schools |
    13,36913,369 Students |
    40% 40% Minority
  • 146146 Schools |
    13,99213,992 Students |
    12% 12% Minority
  • 111111 Schools |
    9,1889,188 Students |
    17% 17% Minority
  • 105105 Schools |
    19,94219,942 Students |
    6% 6% Minority
  • 8282 Schools |
    11,04811,048 Students |
    41% 41% Minority
  • 22 Schools |
    200200 Students |
    23% 23% Minority
  • 7777 Schools |
    7,2287,228 Students |
    33% 33% Minority
  • 2525 Schools |
    2,4822,482 Students |
    20% 20% Minority
  • 101101 Schools |
    10,02610,026 Students |
    42% 42% Minority
  • 1515 Schools |
    1,1131,113 Students |
    21% 21% Minority
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Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in New Jersey is $7,840 for elementary schools and $18,060 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in New Jersey is 79% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).