New Jersey Private Schools

There are 1,535 private schools in New Jersey, serving 237,227 students.
Minority enrollment is 30% and the student:teacher ratio is 11:1.
47% of New Jersey private schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Roman Catholic and Jewish).
  • County
    # Schools
    # Students
    % Minority
  • 2626 Schools |
    5,4285,428 Students |
    18% 18% Minority
  • 188188 Schools |
    31,57231,572 Students |
    32% 32% Minority
  • 6565 Schools |
    7,7197,719 Students |
    27% 27% Minority
  • 8787 Schools |
    14,31614,316 Students |
    28% 28% Minority
  • 1212 Schools |
    1,4931,493 Students |
    9% 9% Minority
  • 1717 Schools |
    2,3122,312 Students |
    17% 17% Minority
  • 124124 Schools |
    19,15919,159 Students |
    56% 56% Minority
  • 3838 Schools |
    4,5674,567 Students |
    20% 20% Minority
  • 6969 Schools |
    12,57112,571 Students |
    59% 59% Minority
  • 2525 Schools |
    1,7791,779 Students |
    16% 16% Minority
  • 6464 Schools |
    12,52712,527 Students |
    33% 33% Minority
  • 134134 Schools |
    19,62319,623 Students |
    43% 43% Minority
  • 154154 Schools |
    23,20823,208 Students |
    15% 15% Minority
  • 114114 Schools |
    14,31914,319 Students |
    17% 17% Minority
  • 104104 Schools |
    22,21922,219 Students |
    7% 7% Minority
  • 8181 Schools |
    13,37213,372 Students |
    37% 37% Minority
  • 33 Schools |
    222222 Students |
    24% 24% Minority
  • 8585 Schools |
    11,48511,485 Students |
    31% 31% Minority
  • 2727 Schools |
    3,5143,514 Students |
    18% 18% Minority
  • 101101 Schools |
    14,32614,326 Students |
    40% 40% Minority
  • 1717 Schools |
    1,8751,875 Students |
    22% 22% Minority
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Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in New Jersey is $7,723 for elementary schools and $17,671 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in New Jersey is 78% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).