Top New Jersey Private Daycares & Preschools

For the 2021 school year, there are 1,020 private daycares & preschools serving 140,156 students in New Jersey.
The best top ranked private daycares & preschools in New Jersey include Cedar Hill Prep School, Chapin School and The Elisabeth Morrow School.
The average tuition cost is $10,123, which is lower than the New Jersey average tuition cost of $13,892.
39% of private daycares & preschools in New Jersey are religiously affiliated (most commonly Roman Catholic and Jewish). Learn more about how daycare centers and preschools work.

Top New Jersey Private Daycares & Preschools (2021)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Cedar Hill Prep School
Cedar Hill Prep School Photo - 2017 National Blue Ribbon School Highly Exemplary School
(6)
152 Cedar Grove Lane
Somerset, NJ 08873
(732) 356-5400
Grades: NS-8
| 268 students
Chapin School
Chapin School Photo - Chapin School Princeton focuses on Collaborative Learning through STEAM, Arts, Music, and Athletics.
(1)
4101 Princeton Pike
Princeton, NJ 08540
(609) 924-2449
Grades: PK-8
| 223 students
The Elisabeth Morrow School
The Elisabeth Morrow School Photo - The Elisabeth Morrow School serves children age 2 through eighth grade providing exemplary academics and character development in a diverse and inclusive child-centered community, inspiring students to become curious scholars, ethical leaders, and global citizens.
(2)
435 Lydecker Street
Englewood, NJ 07631
(201) 568-5566
Grades: NS-8
| 417 students
Far Brook School
Far Brook School Photo - Far Brook's inviting, semi-wooded nine acre campus includes playing fields, playgrounds, and a Schoolyard wetlands habitat.
(3)
52 Great Hills Road
Short Hills, NJ 07078
(973) 379-3442
Grades: NS-8
| 224 students
Hamilton Park Montessori School
Hamilton Park Montessori School Photo - Maria Montessori was globally acknowledged for her advocacy toward peace and social justice; as such, it is integral to HPMS values to search for common ground, and to work with dedication toward compassionate understanding.
Montessori School
(7)
1 McWilliams Place
Jersey City, NJ 07302
(201) 533-1910
Grades: PK-8
| 434 students
Oak Knoll School of the Holy Child (Lower School)
Oak Knoll School of the Holy Child (Lower School) Photo
(Roman Catholic)
(2)
44 Blackburn Road
Summit, NJ 07901
(908) 522-8109
Grades: PK-6
| 234 students
Pioneer Academy
Pioneer Academy Photo - School Building
(2)
164 Totowa Road
Wayne, NJ 07470
(973) 405-5169
Grades: PK-12
| 323 students
Primoris Academy
Primoris Academy Photo - An independent private school located in Westwood, NJ, Primoris Academy is a vibrant and nurturing environment for advanced learners. We strive to create a joyful learning experience that inspires as well as challenges.
(19)
120 Washington Avenue
Westwood, NJ 07675
(201) 722-1000
Grades: PK-12
| n/a students
Rutgers Preparatory School
Rutgers Preparatory School Photo - Whether on Campus or visiting Grounds for Sculpture, Rutgers Prep's location in Somerset, NJ means that nature, the Arts, multi-cultural events, and historic treasures impact student instruction every day.
(2)
1345 Easton Ave
Somerset, NJ 08873
(732) 545-5600
Grades: PK-12
| 640 students
Waldorf School of Princeton
Waldorf School of Princeton Photo - Imagine what your child can become with The Waldorf School of Princeton!
(7)
1062 Cherry Hill Rd
Princeton, NJ 08540
(609) 466-1970
Grades: NS-8
| 147 students
The Wardlaw+Hartridge School
The Wardlaw+Hartridge School Photo - Excellence in academics!
(11)
1295 Inman Ave
Edison, NJ 08820
(908) 754-1882
Grades: PK-12
| 468 students
Westfield Friends School
Westfield Friends School Photo
(Friends)
(3)
2201 Riverton Rd
Riverton, NJ 08077
(856) 829-0895
Grades: NS-8
| 127 students
The Wilberforce School
The Wilberforce School Photo
(Christian)
(10)
75 Mapleton Road, Building 2
Princeton, NJ 08540
(609) 924-6111
Grades: PK-12
| 257 students
25 Laurel Avenue, Kingston, NJ 08528
Kingston, NJ 08528
(609) 375-8015
Grades: NS-8
| 150 students
Alpine Montessori of Millburn
Alpine Montessori of Millburn Photo
Montessori School
(1)
5 Bleeker Street
Millburn, NJ 07041
(973) 379-4710
Grades: NS
| 71 students
Beacon Christian Academy
Beacon Christian Academy Photo - Welcome to our Cozy Children's Corner! Your young child will never want to LEAVE this enchanted place!
(Assembly of God)
(12)
30 Prospect Avenue - 2nd floor
Bayonne, NJ 07002
(201) 437-5056
Grades: NS-9
| 117 students
French American School of Princeton
French American School of Princeton Photo
Special Program Emphasis
(1)
75 Mapleton Rd
Princeton, NJ 08540
(609) 430-3001
Grades: NS-8
| 193 students
Mendham Country Day School
(7)
204 Morristown Rd
Basking Ridge, NJ 07920
(908) 766-3323
Grades: NS-8
| 233 students
Princeton Montessori School
Princeton Montessori School Photo - Elementary students work collaboratively on a math layout using Montessori materials and our hands-on approach.
Montessori School
(1)
487 Cherry Valley Road
Princeton, NJ 08540
(609) 924-4594
Grades: NS-8
| 212 students
Ranney School
Ranney School Photo - Where lifelong friendships are built
(2)
235 Hope Road
Eatontown, NJ 07724
(732) 542-4777
Grades: PK-12
| 661 students
Voyagers' Community School
Voyagers' Community School Photo - Far from your ordinary summer camp, our camp works just like our school. Children express their interests and we help them build experiences in response. We provide the space, instruction as needed, and state of the art technology and supplies, in an easily accessible fashion. This is where the learning begins and friendships are made.
(3)
215 Broad Street
Eatontown, NJ 07724
(732) 842-1660
Grades: NS-12
| 80 students
1st Cerebral Palsy Of Nj
Special Education School
7 Sanford Ave
Belleville, NJ 07109
(973) 751-0200
Grades: PK
| 60 students
The Academy of Our Lady of Peace
The Academy of Our Lady of Peace Photo
(Roman Catholic)
99 South Street
New Providence, NJ 07974
(908) 464-8657
Grades: PK-8
| 192 students
All Saints Episcopal Day School
All Saints Episcopal Day School Photo - Gymnasium
(Episcopal)
(6)
707 Washington St
Hoboken, NJ 07030
(201) 792-0736
Grades: NS-8
| 226 students
An Noor Academy
(Islamic)
(1)
1000 Hoes Lane
Piscataway, NJ 08854
(732) 667-5300
Grades: NS-12
| 356 students
Aquinas Academy
Aquinas Academy Photo - Faith in Every Student's Future and Commitment to Excellence in Education
(Roman Catholic)
388 South Livingston Avenue
Livingston, NJ 07039
(973) 992-1587
Grades: PK-8
| 277 students
Assumption Catholic School
(Roman Catholic)
Meredith And Jacques Sts
Perth Amboy, NJ 08861
(732) 826-8721
Grades: PK-8
| 147 students
Assumption Early Childhood Center
Assumption Early Childhood Center Photo - Students are able to work one-on-one with a resource teacher in math, reading, language arts and speech.
Alternative School (Roman Catholic)
35 Jefferson Ave
Emerson, NJ 07630
(201) 262-0300
Grades: PK-K
| 70 students
Bishop Schad Regional School
(Roman Catholic)
922 E Landis Ave
Vineland, NJ 08360
(856) 691-4490
Grades: NS-8
| 210 students
Bridgeton Christian School
Bridgeton Christian School Photo
(Christian)
(2)
27 Central Avenue
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
(856) 455-1733
Grades: PK-8
| 45 students
Cape Trinity Catholic School
(Roman Catholic)
(1)
1500 Central Ave Ste 300
Wildwood, NJ 08260
(609) 522-2704
Grades: PK-8
| 235 students
Children's Day Nursery And Family Center
Daycare / Preschool
104 Jefferson Street
Passaic, NJ 07055
(973) 777-5544
Grades: NS-PK
| 118 students
Childrens House Montessori School
Montessori School
(1)
417 Montgomery Street
Highland Park, NJ 08904
(732) 545-4997
Grades: NS-PK
| 46 students
Christ The King Regional School
Christ The King Regional School Photo
(Roman Catholic)
164 Hopkins Avenue
Haddonfield, NJ 08033
(856) 429-2084
Grades: PK-8
| 335 students
Collegiate School
22 Kent Ct
Passaic, NJ 07055
(973) 777-1714
Grades: PK-12
| 60 students
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