Far Brook School

  • Far Brook School serves 223 students in grades Nursery/Preschool-8 and is a member of the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS), the Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools and the New Jersey Association of Independent Schools.
  • The student:teacher of Far Brook School is 5:1 and the school's religious affiliation is Nonsectarian.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
New Jersey Association of Independent Schools
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded1948

Student Body

Total Students223 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
46%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade Far Brook School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
48%
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineDec. 18 / rolling
% on Financial Aid
22%
Admissions DirectorEmi Ithen
Admissions AssociateKathy Ike

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Field Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Track and FieldBaseballBasketball,
Field HockeyLacrosse,
SoccerTrack and Field,

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  • Montclair
    Grades: PK-8 | 201 students
    7.5 miles
    65 Chestnut Street
    Montclair, NJ 07042
    (973)783-4955
    7.5 PK-8
    201
  • Clifton
    Grades: K-8 | 49 students
    11.8 miles
    780 Clifton Ave
    Clifton, NJ 07013
    (973)473-4144
    11.8 K-8
    49
  • Short Hills
    Grades: K-5 | 287 students
    1.1 miles
    50 Country Day Dr
    Short Hills, NJ 07078
    (973)379-4550
    1.1 K-5
    287
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    Grades: PK-8 | 277 students
    2.2 miles
    388 South Livingston Avenue
    Livingston, NJ 07039
    (973)992-1587
    2.2 PK-8
    277
  • Montclair
    Grades: PK-12 | 1054 students
    7.5 miles
    201 Valley Road
    Montclair, NJ 07042
    (973)746-9800
    7.5 PK-12
    1054

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