Stuart Country Day School

Tel: (609)923-2330
Grades: PK-12 | 474 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 474 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Stuart Country Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 64 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

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
    Grades: PK-12 | 951 students
    0.4 miles
    650 Great Road
    Princeton, NJ 08540
  • Princeton
    Princeton Academy of the Sacred Heart
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 189 students
    0.7 miles
    1128 Great Road
    Princeton, NJ 08540
  • Princeton
    Grades: NS-8 | 230 students
    1 miles
    487 Cherry Valley Road
    Princeton, NJ 08540
  • Princeton
    Grades: NS-12 | 200 students
    1.7 miles
    53 Bayard Lane
    Princeton, NJ 08540
  • Princeton
    The American Boychoir School
    All-boys  | Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: 4-8 | 49 students
    1.9 miles
    75 Mapleton Road
    Princeton, NJ 08540

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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, 07/03/13

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