At NPES, we are dedicated to raising confident, self-reliant individuals, in partnership with families, while instilling a sense of curiosity, a passion for learning, and a commitment to having an impact on the broader community. Our rigorous academic curriculum is driven by student curiosity and built on small class sizes and collaborative, hands-on experiences.
Extensive social-emotional and service learning programs support the academic curriculum and enable personal growth and art, music, drama, foreign language, and athletics are central to the NPES experience.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 242 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $14,389
  • Average class size: 24 students
  • Application Deadline: Dec. 18 / rolling

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
504 accomadations
Year Founded
1980

Student Body

Total Students
242 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
7%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade
North Park Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
55%
Average Class Size
24 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Dec. 18 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Discount for siblings
Admissions Director
Anne Zagotta

Sports

Total Sports Offered
1 sport

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Chess Club, Cooking Club, Science Olympiad

Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Theatre

School Notes

  • NPES is a school dedicated to raising confident, self-reliant individuals, in partnership with families, while instilling a sense of caring, curiosity, and a passion for learning. Our mission isn`t just about providing our students with a great education, it is also about raising children in a partnership with families. As an extended family for our students, we take the responsibility of helping them develop the essential skills they need in life very seriously. At NPES, we have put together a team of incredible faculty and staff. We have created a warm and welcoming environment where children are engaged in their own learning-a space that`s intentionally designed to inspire and to instill a lifelong passion for learning. And, we`ve built a rich curriculum to prepare them for whatever future they choose. Our school family is a community in the fullest sense of the word. Every child is known, nurtured and treated with respect. Every family is appreciated and involved. And everyone is invested in the mission. Our kids are passionate about helping others and demonstrate this passion through our developing service learning program. They are curious learners and independent thinkers who are confident in their abilities. 

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 242 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $14,389
  • Average class size: 24 students
  • Application Deadline: Dec. 18 / rolling

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