The Peck School

247 South Street,
Morristown, NJ, 07960-0796
Tel: (973)539-8660
Grades: K - 8 | 336 students
The Peck School, founded in 1893, is an independent coeducational day school of approximately 330 students in Kindergarten through Eighth Grade.
Maintaining a tradition as a "family school" and devoted to excellence in both learning and teaching, Peck seeks to educate the whole child by providing its students with an academically challenging curriculum, a caring and supportive environment, a community that embraces and celebrates a variety of talents, perspectives, and ethnic and cultural backgrounds, and the development of personal values, including a positive awareness of the self and consideration of others.

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 Kindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1893

Student Body

Total Students 336 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 23%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 15 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 15 / rolling
Admissions Director Erin Gordon Ceder
Admissions Associate Wanda Fiorini

Sports

Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports BaseballBasketballField HockeyIce HockeyLacrosse
SoccerSoftballTrack and FieldVolleyball
BaseballBasketball,
Field HockeyIce Hockey,
LacrosseSoccer,
SoftballTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 13 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Guitar Jam,  Art Spirit (literary magazine),  Linden (yearbook),  Green Team,  Plant-It-Vegetable,  Lower School Help,  Golf,  Volunteerism Group,  Student Council,  ImPeckable News (school newspaper),  Harry Potter Club,  Drama Club,  InDeCoRe Club (Character Develo Guitar Jam,  Green Team,  Golf,  Drama Club,  Art Spirit (literary magazine),
Linden (yearbook),
Plant-It-Vegetable,
Lower School Help,
Volunteerism Group,
Student Council,
ImPeckable News (school newspaper),
Harry Potter Club,
InDeCoRe Club (Character Develo,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Morristown-Beard School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Assumption Of The Bvm School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Montessori Children's Academy (1 miles away)
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  • Morristown Assumption Of The Bvm School
    (Roman Catholic)
    63 Macculloch Ave
    Morristown , NJ , 07960
    (973)538-0590
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.6  mi  |  513  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Morristown
    Kiddie Academy Of Morristown
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    26 Headquarters Plaza
    Morristown , NJ , 07960
    (973)455-7450
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.8  mi  |  98  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Morristown
    Cheder Lubavitch
    (Jewish)
    Po Box 1996
    Morristown , NJ , 07962
    (973)455-0168
    (Jewish)
    0.8  mi  |  181  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Convent Station The Montessori Children's Academy
    Montessori School
    6 Kahn Road
    Convent Station , NJ , 07961
    (973)410-9669
    Montessori School
    1  mi  |  125  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • Morristown The Morristown-Beard School
    70 Whippany Road
    Morristown , NJ , 07960
    (973)539-3032
    1.2  mi  |  563  students  |  Gr.  6-12

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