Hovnanian School

  • The Hovnanian School, with 40 years of history, offers a model mix of academic scholarship, unique second language experience, and other valuable programs from Early Learning Center to 8th grade in a safe, student-first multicultural environment.
  • A private, not-for-profit, elementary school, the Hovnanian School takes pride in preparing our children for the future, while preserving their cultural identity.
  • The teaching methods and educational philosophy at the Hovnanian School draw on current, proven approaches and techniques developed at some of the most well-respected colleges and universities specializing in education and teacher training and successfully implemented at model elementary schools here and abroad.
  • Accredited by the New Jersey Association of Independent Schools (NJAIS) and the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, the Hovnanian School employs highly qualified teachers and consulting specialists who emphasize personal attention so that each student progresses according to ability, aptitude, and talent.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
New Jersey Association of Independent Schools
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded1976
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program Cost$350
Summer Program Cost NotesThis is the cost for one week. The weekly fee for Hovnanian School students is $250.
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students132 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Hovnanian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio4:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
25%
Average Class Size12 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(School uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$13,500
Tuition NotesThis is tuition for grades K - 8. Please inquire for Early Childhood grades and part-time options.
% on Financial Aid
14%
Average Financial Aid Grant$4,831
Admissions DirectorChris Sarafian

Sports

Total Sports Offered1 sports
SportsBasketballBasketball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Instrument Lessons, Math Olympiad, Public Speaking, Video Game Coding, Voice Lessons

Arts and Music Programs:
Club Scientific: Robots, Kidz Art, Musical Theater, Woodworking

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Basketball, Club Scientific: Science

School Notes

  • Student and faculty partnership. Child-centered approach to learning. Support the growth of young people as creative and intellectually curious individuals. Build on each child's prior knowledge and experience. Value respect, integrity and self-worth Appreciation of each child's uniquenes. Integrated and interdisciplanary curriculum. Emphasis on self-discovery and self-expression. Respect for the cognitive, social, and emotional aspects of a child's development. Constructive approach in resolving conflicts. After School Programs. After School Supervision. Hot lunch program. Transportation Program. Summer Program. Toddlers Program.

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