Top New Jersey Private Schools
- For the 2020-21 school year, there are 1,464 top private schools in New Jersey, serving 221,490 students.
- The average private school tuition is $9,593 for elementary schools and $18,704 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
- The average acceptance rate is 79% (view national acceptance rates).
- Minority enrollment is 29% and the student:teacher ratio is 11:1.
Voyagers' Community School Photo - Our new location, once the Fred Steelman School, in Eatontown, NJ, was built in 1908 and renovated to suit our needs in 2015. Fashioned like a NYC loft, the rooms are spaceous with natural light flooding in, exposed brick and rafters and original wood floors. A warm and welcoming aesthetic is essential to learning. We have just the place.
Delbarton School Photo - Old Main, a mansion built in 1880 as the summer residence of the Kountze family, is the centerpiece of Delbarton's 200 acre campus.
Waldorf School of Princeton Photo - Imagine what your child can become with The Waldorf School of Princeton!
Primoris Academy Photo - In the largest toy drive in Bergen County P.B.A. history, Primoris Academy donated over 50 toys to the Westwood Police Department. Toys were purchased using the net proceeds that Primoris students raised by selling holiday centerpieces they made themselves.
The Peck School Photo - A warm welcome, good eye contact, and consideration of others are just a few of the elements at The Peck School that contribute to creating one of the most nurturing and inspirational K-8 learning environments in the country.
Far Brook School Photo - Far Brook's inviting, semi-wooded nine acre campus includes playing fields, playgrounds, and a Schoolyard wetlands habitat.
Chapin School Photo - Chapin School Princeton focuses on Collaborative Learning through STEAM, Arts, Music, and Athletics.
Beacon Christian Academy Photo - Welcome to our Cozy Children's Corner! Your young child will never want to LEAVE this enchanted place!
Top New Jersey Private Schools by County (2020-21)
- County# Schools# Students% Minority
- 26 Schools4,345 Students22% Minority
- 182 Schools30,515 Students28% Minority
- 68 Schools7,212 Students28% Minority
- 85 Schools12,948 Students33% Minority
- 9 Schools1,010 Students12% Minority
- 13 Schools1,324 Students33% Minority
- 111 Schools18,325 Students55% Minority
- 35 Schools3,972 Students18% Minority
- 61 Schools11,426 Students63% Minority
- 24 Schools1,392 Students13% Minority
- 73 Schools11,211 Students30% Minority
- 125 Schools16,967 Students45% Minority
- 137 Schools20,218 Students17% Minority
- 111 Schools12,059 Students22% Minority
- 119 Schools27,847 Students2% Minority
- 73 Schools12,312 Students48% Minority
- 2 Schools223 Students19% Minority
- 80 Schools10,602 Students27% Minority
- 22 Schools2,802 Students9% Minority
- 97 Schools14,024 Students49% Minority
- 11 Schools756 Students27% Minority
Now that school has safely reopened, what can we parents do to support and encourage the schools we care about so much?
Sending your child to a single-sex school is one of several options you have when it comes to private schools.
This article aims to show you where to look for information about school reopening protocols, school reopening communications, schools that have closed, and schools with COVID-19 cases, among other COVID-19 related issues.