Originally founded in 1845, Packer Collegiate is a coeducational, college-preparatory day school enrolling approximately 1000 students in Preschool through Grade 12.
A dedicated and capable faculty offers a rich and challenging curriculum that supports students' learning and nurtures their social and emotional growth.
Packer's academic program is enriched by an array of Advanced Placement courses as well as a breadth of offerings in the fine and performing arts, world languages and athletics.
Extra-curricular activities provide many opportunities for independent study, travel abroad, leadership, and community service.
Packer's historic commitment to diversity is reflected in its student body, and its ongoing support for broad and inclusive programming.
Packer's beautiful landmarked campus will expand in Fall 2017 with the opening of a state-of-the-art Preschool and Kindergarten at 100 Clinton Street, one block from the main campus.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked NY School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 1,023 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Packer Collegiate Institute ranks among the top 20% of private schools in New York for:

Category
Attribute
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded
1845

Student Body

Total Students
1,023 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
23%
State avg.: 40%
Students by Grade
Packer Collegiate Institute Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
137 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
% on Financial Aid
23%
Source: Verified school update

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What is Packer Collegiate Institute's ranking?

Packer Collegiate Institute ranks among the top 20% of private schools in New York for: Largest student body and Oldest founding date.

When is the application deadline for Packer Collegiate Institute?

The application deadline for Packer Collegiate Institute is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked NY School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 1,023 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Brooklyn, NY is $22,908 for elementary schools and $22,856 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Brooklyn, NY is 86% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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