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. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
New Jersey Association of Independent Schools
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1948

Student Body

Total Students 227 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Far Brook School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

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


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

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest elementary school is Rabbi Barry High SchoolGreene Ecc At Temple Bnai Jeshurun (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Rabbi Barry High SchoolGreene Ecc At Temple Bnai Jeshurun (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Short Hills
    Grades: PK-KG | 323 students
    0.6 miles
    1025 S Orange Ave
    Short Hills, NJ 07078
  • Short Hills
    Grades: K | 14 students
    0.8 miles
    200 Hartshorn Dr
    Short Hills, NJ 07078
  • Livingston
    Grades: PK-KG | 43 students
    0.8 miles
    650 S Orange Ave
    Livingston, NJ 07039
  • Livingston
    St. Barnabas KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    1 miles
    100 Old Short Hills Rd.
    Livingston, NJ 07039
  • Short Hills
    Grades: KG-5 | 256 students
    1.1 miles
    50 Country Day Dr
    Short Hills, NJ 07078

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