Gill St Bernard's School

Gill St. Bernard`s is a private, coeducational day school for students age three through grade 12, located in suburban New Jersey.
Each of the three school divisions provides a rigorous, meaningful, and age-appropriate curriculum. All GSB students benefit from the environmental learning opportunities that exist on our 208-acre bucolic campus.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked NJ School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Students: 638 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $42,000
  • Acceptance rate: 40%
  • Average class size: 16 students
  • Application Deadline: Feb. 1 / Apr. 1 / rolling

Top Rankings

Gill St Bernard's School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in New Jersey for:

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Attribute
Sports offered
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded
1900
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
638 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
21%
State avg.: 39%
Students by Grade
Gill St Bernard's School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
83 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
65%
Average Class Size
16 students
Number of AP Courses
20 courses
Advanced Courses
AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP Computer Science, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Environmental Science, AP French, AP Human Geography, AP Physics, AP Psychology, AP Spanish, AP US Government, AP US History
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(khaki pants, collared shirts)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Feb. 1 / Apr. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
PS-PK = $12,000 - $19,200 1st - 4th = $32,500 5th - 8th = $37,000 9th - 12th = $42,000 * Monthly installment plan available. Financial Assistance for qualified families.
% on Financial Aid
20%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$25,000
Acceptance Rate
40%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Sarah Rowland
Admissions Associate
Ann Marie Blackman

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
24 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Academic League, Auditioned Choral Groups

Club or Organization:
Blood Drive Committee, BSU - Building Stronger Unity, Community Art Club, Debate Club, Environmental Club, Ethics Club, Fashion Club, Finance Club, Fishing Club, Gill For Diversity Club, Hands for Andy, Literary Magazine, Math League, Mock Trial, Model UN, Podcast, Reading Buddies, Robotics, Student Government, TEDx, The Fourth Estate Online Newspaper, Yearbook

School Notes

  • STRONG, DEDICATED FACULTY
  • MEANINGFUL ACADEMICS
  • SMALL CLASSES, INDIVIDUAL ATTENTION
  • AWARD-WINNING PERFORMING ARTS AND ATHLETICS PROGRAMS
  • WELCOMING COMMUNITY WITH STRONG TIES
  • A STUNNING 208-ACRE CAMPUS IN A NATURAL SETTING
Profile last updated: 01/26/2021

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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked NJ School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Students: 638 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $42,000
  • Acceptance rate: 40%
  • Average class size: 16 students
  • Application Deadline: Feb. 1 / Apr. 1 / rolling

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The average private school tuition in Somerset County, NJ is $19,365 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Somerset County, NJ is 66% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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