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.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 132 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $13,500
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded
1976
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Cost
$350
Summer Program Cost Notes
This is the cost for one week. The weekly fee for Hovnanian School students is $250.
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
132 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
Students by Grade
Hovnanian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
4:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
25%
Average Class Size
12 students
List of Courses Offered
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(School uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
This 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 Director
Chris Sarafian

Sports

Total Sports Offered
1 sport

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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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 132 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $13,500
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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