Gill St. Bernard's School

St. Bernard's Road,
Gladstone, NJ, 07934-0793
     Tel: (908)243-1611
Grades: NS - 12 | 652 students
Gill St. Bernard’s School is committed to developing intelligent, capable young people who are well prepared for higher education, who can think critically and analytically and act with integrity and compassion.
Located on 77 acres in Gladstone, the campus resembles a college setting offering extraordinary opportunities for learning inside and outside the classroom.
Small classes promote student engagement and 100 percent of GSB graduates are admitted to four-year colleges including liberal arts schools, competitive state universities, prominent research institutions, art institutes, conservatories, technical schools, service academies and schools among the Ivy League.
Extracurricular activities provide additional opportunities for self-discovery, creative expression and leadership.
GSB’s goal is to prepare students for academic success in college and to live a balanced, purposeful life inspired by a commitment to lifelong learning.

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
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 12
Year Founded 1900

Student Body

Total Students 652 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 19%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade Gill St. Bernard

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 135 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 55%
Average Class Size 16 students
Number of AP Courses 15 courses
Advanced Courses AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP Computer Science, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Environmental Science, AP French, AP Human Geography, AP Physics, AP Psychology, AP Spanish, AP US Government, AP US History, 
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(khaki pants, collared shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 3 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $28,000
Tuition Notes Monthly installment plan available. Financial Assistance for qualified families.
% on Financial Aid 12%
Average Financial Aid Grant $14,000
Acceptance Rate 58%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Karen A. Loder
Admissions Associate Jane Boyer, Lower School

Sports

Total Sports Offered 13 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Fencing, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and FieldBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FencingGolf,
Ice HockeyLacrosse,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and Field

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 17 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. 5-8 Book Discussions, Academic League, Auditioned Choral Groups, Environmental Awareness Club, Garden Club, Literary Magazine, Math Olympiads, Mock Trial, Model UN, Outdoor Club, Photo Club, Robotics, Scientific Forensics, Student Government, Student Newspaper, Tech Team, Yearbook Garden Club, Math Olympiads, Mock Trial, Model UN, Outdoor Club, Photo Club, Robotics, Tech Team, Yearbook, 5-8 Book Discussions,
Academic League,
Auditioned Choral Groups,
Environmental Awareness Club,
Literary Magazine,
Scientific Forensics,
Student Government,
Student Newspaper,

School Notes:

  • STRONG, DEDICATED FACULTY
  • MEANINGFUL ACADEMICS
  • SMALL CLASSES, INDIVIDUAL ATTENTION
  • AWARD WINNING PERFORMING ARTS AND ATHLETICS PROGRAMS
  • WELCOMING COMMUNITY WITH STRONG TIES
  • A STUNNING CAMPUS IN A NATURAL SETTING

Profile last updated: 01/14/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Montgomery Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Montgomery Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Far Hills Country Day School (1 miles away)
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