Top National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS) Private Schools in New Jersey

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 74 top private schools in New Jersey belonging to the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS), serving 23,221 students.
  • The National Association of Independent Schools, governed by a board of trustees and staffed by approximately 40 individuals, is a membership organization and the national voice of independent education. NAIS represents approximately 1,400 independent schools and associations in the United States, and affiliates with independent schools abroad as well. We offer a broad variety of services and products. The NAIS Principles of Good Practice for member schools define high standards and ethical behavior in key areas of independent school operations.You can also find more schools membership associations in New Jersey.

Top National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS) Private Schools (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • 4101 Princeton Pike
    Princeton, NJ 08540
    (609)986-1705

    Grades: PK-8 | 231 students
  • Delbarton School
    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.
    (Roman Catholic)
    230 Mendham Road
    Morristown, NJ 07960
    (973)538-3231

    Grades: 7-12 | 609 students
  • 52 Great Hills Road
    Short Hills, NJ 07078
    (973)379-3442

    Grades: NS-8 | 223 students
  • 15 High Street
    Mullica Hill, NJ 08062
    (856)478-2908

    Grades: PK-8 | n/a students
  • 44 Blackburn Road
    Summit, NJ 07901
    (908)522-8109

    Grades: 7-12 | 308 students
  • 44 Blackburn Road
    Summit, NJ 07901
    (908)522-8129

    Grades: K-6 | 234 students
  • 247 South Street
    Morristown, NJ 07960
    (973)539-8660

    Grades: K-8 | 344 students
  • 164 Totowa Road
    Wayne, NJ 07470
    (973)405-5169

    Grades: PK-12 | 323 students
  • 235 Hope Road
    Eatontown, NJ 07724
    (732)542-4777

    Grades: NS-12 | 705 students
  • 1345 Easton Ave
    Somerset, NJ 08873
    (732)545-5600

    Grades: PK-12 | 691 students
  • 215 Broad Street
    Eatontown, NJ 07724
    (732)842-1660

    Grades: NS-12 | 80 students
  • 1295 Inman Ave
    Edison, NJ 08820
    (908)754-1882

    Grades: PK-12 | 458 students
  • Academy Of Saint Elizabeth
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    2 Convent Rd
    Convent Station, NJ 07961
    (973)290-5200

    Grades: 9-12 | 124 students
  • 707 Washington St
    Hoboken, NJ 07030
    (201)792-0736

    Grades: NS-8 | 226 students
  • The American Boychoir School
    The American Boychoir School Photo - American Boychoir is the nation's most widely touring and frequently performing choral ensemble.
    All-boys | Special Program Emphasis
    75 Mapleton Road
    Princeton, NJ 08540
    (609)924-5858

    Grades: 4-8 | 49 students
  • 2 Park St
    Blairstown, NJ 07825
    (908)362-6121

    Grades: 9-12 | 460 students
  • Calvary Academy
    (Assembly of God)
    1133 E County Line Rd
    Lakewood, NJ 08701
    (732)363-3633

    Grades: PK-12 | 251 students
  • The Cambridge School
    The Cambridge School Photo
    Special Education School
    100 Straube Center Blvd
    Pennington, NJ 08534
    (609)730-9553

    Grades: K-12 | 125 students
  • 512 S Pitney Rd
    Absecon, NJ 08205
    (609)652-7507

    Grades: PK-7 | 31 students
  • 700 Shunpike Road
    Chatham, NJ 07928
    (973)410-0400

    Grades: NS-8 | 171 students
  • 22 Kent Ct
    Passaic, NJ 07055
    (973)777-1714

    Grades: PK-12 | 86 students
  • Community High School
    Community High School Photo - Community High School
    Special Education School
    1135 Teaneck Rd
    Teaneck, NJ 07666
    (201)862-1796

    Grades: 9-12 | 183 students
  • Craig High School
    Special Education School
    310 Lathrop Avenue
    Boonton, NJ 07005
    (973)334-1234

    Grades: 9-12 | 52 students
  • The Craig School
    The Craig School Photo - The Orton-Gillingham Approach is an instructional approach intended primarily for use with individuals who have difficulty with reading, spelling, and writing of the sort associated with dyslexia. It is most properly understood and practiced as an approach, not a method, program, system or technique.
    Special Education School
    10 Tower Hill Rd
    Mountain Lakes, NJ 07046
    (973)334-1295

    Grades: 2-12 | n/a students
  • Doane Academy
    Doane Academy Photo - AN EDUCATION FOR LIFE-Our beautiful, historic campus rests on the banks of the Delaware River and offers students a unique environment for rigorous academics, extra-curricular opportunities, and student life enriched by traditions that have developed over more than 179 years. Our classrooms are exciting learning environments, where students from age 3 to Grade 12 are challenged, and encouraged.
    (Episcopal)
    350 Riverbank
    Burlington, NJ 08016
    (609)386-3500

    Grades: PK-12 | 245 students
  • The Durand School
    Special Education School
    230 N Evergreen Ave Ste 1
    Woodbury, NJ 08096
    (856)845-0666

    Grades: K-12 | 34 students
  • 315 E Palisade Avenue
    Englewood, NJ 07631
    (201)569-9500

    Grades: PK-12 | 966 students
  • 435 Lydecker Street
    Englewood, NJ 07631
    (201)568-5566

    Grades: PK-8 | 436 students
  • 1017 S Spring Road
    Vineland, NJ 08361
    (856)691-1734

    Grades: NS-8 | 116 students
  • 697 US-202
    Far Hills, NJ 07931
    (908)766-0622

    Grades: PK-8 | 268 students
  • French American School of Princeton
    French American School of Princeton Photo
    Special Program Emphasis
    75 Mapleton Rd
    Princeton, NJ 08540
    (609)430-3001

    Grades: NS-8 | 195 students
  • St. Bernard's Road
    Gladstone, NJ 07934
    (908)243-1611

    Grades: PK-12 | 693 students
  • 146 Dover Chester Road
    Randolph, NJ 07869
    (973)584-5530

    Grades: PK-9 | 154 students
  • 47 N Haddon Avenue
    Haddonfield, NJ 08033
    (856)429-6786

    Grades: NS-8 | 171 students
  • 32 Lafayette Road
    Sparta, NJ 07871
    (973)729-5485

    Grades: NS-8 | n/a students
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