Stuart Country Day School

1200 Stuart Rd,
Princeton, NJ, 08540-0854
Tel: (609)921-2330
Grades: PK - 12 | 485 students
Stuart Country Day School of the Sacred Heart serves girls grades K through 12 and offers a co-educational preschool program.
Stuart Country Day School is an independent college-preparatory school for girls governed by a lay and religious Board of Trustees.
Stuart is a member of the National and International Network of Sacred Heart Schools.
Stuart is dedicated to providing young women with a rigorous academic program and a supportive atmosphere in which to best develop their moral and intellectual lives.
The philosophy at Stuart includes the conviction that a truly educated woman responds to the needs of others through specific action motivated by her faith.
The Community Service Program is designed to help students learn about the different needs of the community and to respond to these needs with their gifts.
The goal of the program, in support of the Sacred Heart tradition, is to educate to a social awareness that impels to action and social change.
All Students in the Upper School have an ongoing community service requirement of 50 hours per year.
During a student's four years, she spends a minimum of two years working on a project outside of school and at least one year involved with the economically and/or socially disadvantaged.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Coalition of Girls
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12

Student Body

Total Students 485 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 40%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Stuart Country Day School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 70 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Stephanie Lupero

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Princeton Day School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Princeton Day School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Princeton Day School (0.4 miles away)
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  • Princeton Princeton Day School
    Special Program Emphasis
    650 Great Road
    Princeton , NJ , 08540
    (609)924-6700
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    0.4  mi  |  898  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Princeton
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    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    1128 Great Road
    Princeton , NJ , 08540
    (609)921-6499
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    0.7  mi  |  227  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Princeton
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    (609)924-4594
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    53 Bayard Lane
    Princeton , NJ , 08540
    (609)924-8120
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  • Princeton
    The American Boychoir School
    All-boys | Special Program Emphasis
    75 Mapleton Road
    Princeton , NJ , 08540
    (609)924-5858
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    1.9  mi  |  49  students  |  Gr.  4-8

School Reviews

  • Recommended July 03, 2013 - The decision to send our daughter to middle school at Stuart, a decision made entirely by her mother, was the best educational/character development decision we have ever made on behalf of any of our five children. She is growing up right in front of our eyes! - Posted by Parent

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