Young World Day School

585 Wyckoff Ave,
Mahwah, NJ, 07430-0743
Tel: (201)327-3888
Grades: PK - 5 | 138 students
At Young World Day School — a not-for-profit school serving children from Bergen, Passaic, and Rockland counties — we believe an outstanding Pre-K through grade 5 private school should be dedicated to the educational advancement and personal growth of every child.
That's why we've created an educational environment that ties instruction and expectations to each student's abilities, rather than their chronological age.

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 5
Year Founded 1972

Student Body

Total Students 138 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 13%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade Young World Day School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 4%
Average Class Size 15 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition is dependent on grade and preschool schedule.
Acceptance Rate 95%
National avg.: 85%

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Chess Club, Golf, Science Club, Trail Club, music lessons Chess Club, Golf, Science Club, Trail Club, music lessons,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Don Bosco Prep H.S. (2.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Paul Interparochial School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Paul Interparochial School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Ramsey St Paul Interparochial School
    (Roman Catholic)
    187 Wyckoff Ave
    Ramsey , NJ , 07446
    (201)327-1108
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.9  mi  |  228  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Mahwah Children''s Learning Center Of Wyckoff At Fardale
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    11 Leighton Pl
    Mahwah , NJ , 07430
    (201)847-8400
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1  mi  |  14  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG
  • Mahwah
    KinderCare at Mahwah
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    25 Edison Road
    Mahwah , NJ , 07430
    (201)891-6559
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.1  mi  |  98  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Franklin Lakes Medco CDC    
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    800 Parsons Pond Drive
    Franklin Lakes , NJ , 07417
    (201)269-1800
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.8  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Wyckoff Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award St. Elizabeth School
    (Roman Catholic)
    700 Greenwood Avenue
    Wyckoff , NJ , 07481
    (201)891-1481
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.8  mi  |  249  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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  • Recommended December 11, 2012 - My children received an excellent education, as 6th graders they went on to other private schools, and now are attending excellent universities. I attribute their academic success to the strong foundation formed at Young World Day School. - Posted by Parent

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