The Elisabeth Morrow School

435 Lydecker Street,
Englewood, NJ, 07631-0763
Tel: (201)568-5566
Grades: NS - 8 | 528 students
The Elisabeth Morrow School is a co-educational country day school for students age three through grade eight.
Since 1930, EMS has graduated independent and critical thinkers through a comprehensive art, academic, athletic, music and social education.
Located on fourteen acres in Englewood, NJ, EMS has three buildings with four state-of-the-art computer labs, two gymnasiums, three science labs, athletic field, nature trails, working gardens and three playgrounds.
Tours are provided by appointment and Open Houses are held throughout the year.
Get a feel for our school: read our blog.
 Please contact the Admissions Office for more information at 201-568-5566 ext.
7212 or admissions@elisabethmorrow.org.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
New Jersey Association of Independent Schools
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 8
Year Founded 1930

Student Body

Total Students 528 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 24%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 62 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 60%
Average Class Size 18 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(neatly dressed)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $26,900
Tuition Notes $12500-26900 tuition range for Age Three through Grade Eight
% on Financial Aid 12%
Average Financial Aid Grant $10,000
Acceptance Rate 50%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Blair Talcott Orloff
Admissions Associate Jan Keshishian

Sports

Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports BaseballBasketballCross CountryIce HockeyLacrosse
SoccerSoftballTennisVolleyball
BaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryIce Hockey,
LacrosseSoccer,
SoftballTennis,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Culinary Arts, Jewlery Making, MathCounts, Nature Photography, Pottery, Technology Club, Writing club, yearbook Culinary Arts, Jewlery Making, MathCounts, Pottery, Writing club, yearbook, Nature Photography,
Technology Club,

School Notes:

    • High academic standards
    • Engaging curriculum
    • Strong preparation for secondary schools
    • Highly diverse community
    • High level of parental support and involvement
    • Cooperation, Consideration, Courtesy, Compassion

    Profile last updated: 08/26/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Dwight-Englewood School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Cecilia Interparochial School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Cecilia Interparochial School (0.9 miles away)
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  • Englewood St. Cecilia Interparochial School
    (Roman Catholic)
    85 West Demarest Avenue
    Englewood , NJ , 07631
    (201)568-2615
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.9  mi  |  153  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Englewood
    First Presbyterian Preschool & Kindergarten
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    150 E Palisade Avenue
    Englewood , NJ , 07631
    (201)568-3042
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1  mi  |  82  students  |  Gr.  NS-K
  • Englewood
    Ability School    
    75 Knickerbocker Road
    Englewood , NJ , 07631
    (201)871-8808
    1.1  mi  |  71  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Englewood
    Dwight-Englewood School
    315 E Palisade Avenue
    Englewood , NJ , 07631
    (201)569-9500
    1.1  mi  |  897  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Englewood
    The Moriah School
    (Jewish)
    53 S Woodland St
    Englewood , NJ , 07631
    (201)567-0208
    (Jewish)
    1.3  mi  |  936  students  |  Gr.  K-9

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