Far Brook School

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
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1948

Student Body

Total Students227 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
30%
State avg.: 30%
Students by GradeFar Brook School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
48%
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
% on Financial Aid
16%
Admissions DirectorMikki Murphy
Admissions AssociateKathy Ike

Sports

Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBaseball, Field Hockey, Soccer, SoftballBaseballField Hockey,
SoccerSoftball,
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