Dwight-Englewood School

315 E Palisade Avenue,
Englewood, NJ, 07631-0763
     Tel: (201)569-9500
Grades: PK - 12 | 864 students
Dwight-Englewood School offers a seamless educational experience from preschool through grade 12 and gives students the highest quality preparation for college and university work while fostering independent thinking; the ability to solve problems; and the skills, tolerance, and integrity it takes to thrive in our multifaceted world.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
New Jersey Association of Independent Schools
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1889

Student Body

Total Students 864 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 40%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Dwight-Englewood School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 167 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 70%
Average Class Size 14 students
Number of AP Courses 17 courses
Advanced Courses Art History, Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Computer Science, English Literature, Environmental Science, French Language, Latin, Mondern European History, Physics, Spanish Language, Spanish Literature, Statistics, Studio Art, United States History  
Average ACT score 30
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $30,600
Tuition Notes Tuition is less for Pre- School and Elementary
Acceptance Rate 50%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Sherronda L Brown
Admissions Associate Joni Hartsough

Sports

Total Sports Offered 15 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Fencing, Field Hockey, Flag Football, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
BowlingCross Country,
FencingField Hockey,
Flag FootballFootball,
GolfLacrosse,
SoccerTennis,
Track and FieldUltimate Frisbee,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 40 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. A Capella Group, AIDS Awareness, Action Against Homelessness, Amnesty International, Autism Awareness Club, Bergen County Math League, Calliope (Literary Magazine), Chamber Music, Chemistry Olympics, Community Outreach, Cultural Diversity Club, D-E Against Destructive Decisions, D-E Animal Rights, D-E Fight Against Cancer, Dance Club, Drama Club, Environmental Action Club, Fencing Club, Festival of Student Written One-Act Plays, Film Festival, Financial Club, Gay-Straight Student Alliance, Helping Hands Peer Tutoring, Helping Out People Everywhere, Jazz Rock, Juggling Club, Michael Andrew Glowski Intramural Competition, Parnassus Language Magazine, Peer Group Meetings, Photography Magazine, Poster Club, Quartet, Robotics Club, Spectrum (Upper School Newspaper), Stage Crew, Student Government, Tour Guides / Admissions Ambassadors, Upper School Fall Play, Winter Musical, Yearbook AIDS Awareness, Chamber Music, Dance Club, Drama Club, Fencing Club, Film Festival, Financial Club, Jazz Rock, Juggling Club, Poster Club, Quartet, Robotics Club, Stage Crew, Winter Musical, Yearbook, A Capella Group,
Action Against Homelessness,
Amnesty International,
Autism Awareness Club,
Bergen County Math League,
Calliope (Literary Magazine),
Chemistry Olympics,
Community Outreach,
Cultural Diversity Club,
D-E Against Destructive Decisions,
D-E Animal Rights,
D-E Fight Against Cancer,
Environmental Action Club,
Festival of Student Written One-Act Plays,
Gay-Straight Student Alliance,
Helping Hands Peer Tutoring,
Helping Out People Everywhere,
Michael Andrew Glowski Intramural Competition,
Parnassus Language Magazine,
Peer Group Meetings,
Photography Magazine,
Spectrum (Upper School Newspaper),
Student Government,
Tour Guides / Admissions Ambassadors,
Upper School Fall Play,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Yeshiva Ohr Hatalmud Of Englewood (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Moriah School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Moriah School (0.2 miles away)
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  • EnglewoodThe Moriah School
      (Jewish)
    53 S Woodland St
    EnglewoodNJ07631
    (201)567-0208
      (Jewish)
    0.2 mi | 809 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • EnglewoodFirst Presbyterian Preschool & Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool  (Presbyterian)
    150 E Palisade Avenue
    EnglewoodNJ07631
    (201)568-3042
    Daycare / Preschool  (Presbyterian)
    0.4 mi | 16 students | Gr. NS-K                      
  • EnglewoodSt. Cecilia Interparochial School
      (Roman Catholic)
    85 West Demarest Avenue
    EnglewoodNJ07631
    (201)568-2615
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.1 mi | 129 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • EnglewoodYeshiva Ohr Hatalmud Of Englewood
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    101 W Forest Ave
    EnglewoodNJ07631
    (201)816-1800
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    1.1 mi | 47 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • EnglewoodThe Elisabeth Morrow School
    435 Lydecker Street
    EnglewoodNJ07631
    (201)568-5566
    1.1 mi | 468 students | Gr. NS-8                      

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