Best New Jersey Private Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 1,312 private schools serving 205,330 students in New Jersey.
The average private school tuition is $14,409 for elementary schools and $19,569 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
The best top ranked private schools in New Jersey include Far Brook School, New School Of Monmouth County and The Peck School.
The average acceptance rate is 79% (view national acceptance rates). Minority enrollment is 38% and the student:teacher ratio is 11:1.
44% of schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Catholic and Jewish).

Top Ranked New Jersey Private Schools by County (2022)

County
# Schools
# Students
% Minority
25
4,512
22%
172
29,478
38%
74
12,076
35%
90
16,100
53%
55
10,610
63%
70
10,733
40%
115
16,516
52%
125
19,024
25%
96
11,024
24%
107
24,743
12%
64
10,704
55%
74
10,048
31%
22
2,707
19%
85
12,526
44%
10
1,073
26%

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