Essex County Private Schools

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There are 127 private schools in Essex County, NJ, serving 19,306 students.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body, which is more than the NJ state average of 31%.
48% of Essex County, NJ 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 Grades Students
  • Millburn
     Alpine Montessori of Millburn
    Montessori School(Non-sectarian)
    5 Bleeker Street
    MillburnNJ 07041
    (973)379-4710
    Montessori School(Non-sectarian)
    Gr. NS-K | 71 students                      
  • Belleville
    1st Cerebral Palsy Of New Jersey
    Special Education School
    7 Sanford Ave
    BellevilleNJ 07109
    (973)751-0200
    Special Education School
    Gr. PK-12 | 69 students                      
  • Caldwell
    8 Academy Rd
    CaldwellNJ 07006
    (973)228-5235
    Daycare / Preschool
    Gr. PK-KG | 16 students                      
  • Nutley
    390 Washington Avenue
    NutleyNJ 07110
    (973)667-9700
    (Pentecostal)
    Gr. PK-12 | 394 students                      
  • Newark
    Alice's Friendly Daycare Center
    Daycare / Preschool(Non-sectarian)
    12 Napoleon St 14
    NewarkNJ 07105
    (973)817-8469
    Daycare / Preschool(Non-sectarian)
    Gr. K | 45 students                      
  • Newark
    50 Park Pl Lobby 6
    NewarkNJ 07102
    (973)242-6610
    Gr. 9-12 | 169 students                      
  • Newark
    4 Fleming Ave
    NewarkNJ 07105
    (973)465-5333
    (Pentecostal)
    Gr. PK-11 | 70 students                      
  • Livingston
     Aquinas Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    388 S Livingston Ave
    LivingstonNJ 07039
    (973)992-1587
    (Roman Catholic)
    Gr. K-9 | 277 students                      
  • Fairfield
    Banyan School
    Special Education School
    12 Hollywood Ave
    FairfieldNJ 07004
    (973)439-1919
    Special Education School
    Gr. K-8 | 36 students                      
  • South Orange
    Beth El Preschool Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool(Jewish)
    222 Irvington Avenue
    South OrangeNJ 07079
    (973)763-0113
    Daycare / Preschool(Jewish)
    Gr. NS-PK | 91 students                      
  • Newark
    275 West Market Street
    NewarkNJ 07103
    (973)623-1099
    (Baptist)
    Gr. PK-4 | 74 students                      
  • Newark
    Bethel Christian Academy
    (Assembly of God)
    580 Mount Prospect Ave
    NewarkNJ 07104
    (973)484-6646
    (Assembly of God)
    Gr. K-12 | 154 students                      
  • West Orange
    8 Saint Cloud Pl
    West OrangeNJ 07052
    (973)731-3503
    (Roman Catholic)
    Gr. K-9 | 196 students                      
  • Bloomfield
    1350 Broad Street
    BloomfieldNJ 07003
    (973)338-9646
    (Baptist)
    Gr. PK-8 | 184 students                      
  • Newark
    17 Lyons Ave
    NewarkNJ 07112
    (973)923-4222
    (Christian)
    Gr. PK-8 | 77 students                      
  • Newark
    Chen School
    Daycare / Preschool(Non-sectarian)
    32 Central Avenue
    NewarkNJ 07102
    (973)624-1681
    Daycare / Preschool(Non-sectarian)
    Gr. PK-K | 102 students                      
  • Newark
    239 Woodside Ave
    NewarkNJ 07104
    (973)483-0033
    (Roman Catholic)
    Gr. 9-12 | 279 students                      
  • East Orange
    671 Park Ave
    East OrangeNJ 07017
    (973)673-3550
    Gr. K-7 | 59 students                      
  • West Orange
    Clock Work Learning Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    627 Mt Pleasant Ave
    West OrangeNJ 07052
    (973)736-9444
    Daycare / Preschool
    Gr. PK-KG | 25 students                      
  • Verona
    Community Montessori Academy
    Montessori School(Christian)
    23 S Prospect St
    VeronaNJ 07044
    (973)239-3999
    Montessori School(Christian)
    Gr. K | 48 students                      
  • Montclair
    Deron School
    Special Education School(Non-sectarian)
    130 Grove Street
    MontclairNJ 07042
    (973)509-2777
    Special Education School(Non-sectarian)
    Gr. 8-12 | 140 students                      
  • South Orange
    Discovery Child Care Learning Center
    Daycare / Preschool(Non-sectarian)
    391 Valley Street
    South OrangeNJ 07079
    (973)763-2319
    Daycare / Preschool(Non-sectarian)
    Gr. PK-K | 37 students                      
  • Newark
    786 S 20th St 794
    NewarkNJ 07103
    (973)373-3582
    (Christian)
    Gr. K-12 | 18 students                      
  • Bloomfield
    Each 1 Teach 1 Academy
    Daycare / Preschool
    59 Dodd St
    BloomfieldNJ 07003
    (973)566-6100
    Daycare / Preschool
    Gr. PK-K | 42 students                      
  • Fairfield
    Early Learning Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    56 Pier Ln
    FairfieldNJ 07004
    (973)227-4161
    Daycare / Preschool
    Gr. PK-K | 70 students                      
  • Bloomfield
    Education Station Day Care Center
    Daycare / Preschool(Non-sectarian)
    156 Washington Street
    BloomfieldNJ 07003
    (973)743-7003
    Daycare / Preschool(Non-sectarian)
    Gr. NS-K | 118 students                      
  • Caldwell
    Essex Valley School
    Special Education School(Non-sectarian)
    1 Henderson Dr
    CaldwellNJ 07006
    (973)244-7890
    Special Education School(Non-sectarian)
    Gr. 6-12 | 53 students                      
  • East Orange
    30 Morton Place
    East OrangeNJ 07017
    (973)674-3151
    (Christian)
    Gr. PK-8 | 201 students                      
  • East Orange
    Family Dev Daycare Center
    Daycare / Preschool(Non-sectarian)
    40 N Munn Ave
    East OrangeNJ 07017
    (973)673-5620
    Daycare / Preschool(Non-sectarian)
    Gr. K | 87 students                      
  • Short Hills
    52 Great Hills Road
    Short HillsNJ 07078
    (973)379-3442
    Gr. PK-8 | 227 students                      
  • Newark
    531 S Orange Ave
    NewarkNJ 07103
    (973)327-1492
    (Pentecostal)
    Gr. K-3 | 59 students                      
  • Fairfield
    Glenview Academy
    Special Education School
    24 Dwight Pl
    FairfieldNJ 07004
    (973)808-1998
    Special Education School
    Gr. K-7 | 42 students                      
  • West Orange
    1418 Pleasant Valley Way
    West OrangeNJ 07052
    (973)602-3601
    (Jewish)
    Gr. PK-12 | n/a students                      
  • Nutley
    Good Shepherd Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    24 Brookline Ave
    NutleyNJ 07110
    (973)667-2049
    (Roman Catholic)
    Gr. KG-8 | 255 students                      
  • Irvington
    Good Shepherd Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    285 Nesbit Ter
    IrvingtonNJ 07111
    (973)375-0659
    (Roman Catholic)
    Gr. K-9 | 207 students                      
  • Show 92 more schools in Essex County, NJ (92 private schools)

County Statistics

About This County (Essex) County Statistics (NJ) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 784,442 people 8,686,416 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 33% 35%
Median Household Income n/a $78,182
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