The Elisabeth Morrow School

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Providing children with a foundation for successful, life-long learning is a hallmark of The Elisabeth Morrow School. Our graduates are ready to succeed within a 21st Century curriculum and beyond.
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Providing children with a foundation for successful, life-long learning is a hallmark of The Elisabeth Morrow School. Our graduates are ready to succeed within a 21st Century curriculum and beyond.
  • The Elisabeth Morrow School is a co-educational country day school for students age three through grade eight.
  • Since 1930, EMS has graduated independent and critical thinkers through a comprehensive art, academic, athletic, music and social education.
  • Located on fourteen acres in Englewood, NJ, EMS has three buildings with four state-of-the-art computer labs, two gymnasiums, three science labs, athletic field, nature trails, working gardens and three playgrounds.
  • Tours are provided by appointment and Open Houses are held throughout the year.
  • Get a feel for our school: read our blog. Please contact the Admissions Office for more information at 201-568-5566 ext. 7212 or admissions@elisabethmorrow.org.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
New Jersey Association of Independent Schools
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded1930

Student Body

Total Students528 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
24%
State avg.: 30%
Students by GradeThe Elisabeth Morrow School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers62 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
60%
Average Class Size18 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(neatly dressed)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$26,900
Tuition Notes$12500-26900 tuition range for Age Three through Grade Eight
% on Financial Aid
12%
Average Financial Aid Grant$10,000
Acceptance Rate
50%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions AssociateJan Keshishian

Sports

Total Sports Offered9 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryIce Hockey,
LacrosseSoccer,
SoftballTennis,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Culinary Arts, Jewlery Making, MathCounts, Nature Photography, Pottery, Technology Club, Writing club, yearbook
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