Far Brook School

52 Great Hills Road,
Short Hills, NJ, 07078-0707
Tel: (973)379-3442
Grades: PK - 8 | 227 students

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
New Jersey Association of Independent Schools
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1948

Student Body

Total Students 227 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 30%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Far Brook School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 48%
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
% on Financial Aid 16%
Admissions Director Mikki Murphy
Admissions Associate Kathy Ike

Sports

Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Baseball, Field Hockey, Soccer, SoftballBaseballField Hockey,
SoccerSoftball,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest elementary school is Rabbi Barry H Greene Ecc At Temple Brai Jeshurun (0.6 miles away)
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  • Short Hills Rabbi Barry H Greene Ecc At Temple Brai Jeshurun
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Jewish)
    1025 S Orange Ave
    Short Hills , NJ , 07078
    (973)379-1377
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Jewish)
    0.6  mi  |  123  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Short Hills
    The Montessori Childrens Academy
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    200 Hartshorn Dr
    Short Hills , NJ , 07078
    (973)258-1400
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    0.8  mi  |  14  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Livingston St. Barnabas KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    100 Old Short Hills Road
    Livingston , NJ , 07039
    (973)535-3336
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.1  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Short Hills The Winston School
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    100 East Ln
    Short Hills , NJ , 07078
    (973)379-4114
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    1.3  mi  |  33  students  |  Gr.  4-9
  • West Orange Jewish Community Center Metrowest Ross Campus
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Jewish)
    760 Northfield Ave
    West Orange , NJ , 07052
    (973)530-3479
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Jewish)
    1.7  mi  |  343  students  |  Gr.  K-1

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