The Elisabeth Morrow School

Tel: (201)568-5566
previous
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.
next
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 Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded 1930

Student Body

Total Students 528 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
24%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade The Elisabeth Morrow School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 62 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
60%
Average Class Size 18 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(neatly dressed)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / 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 Associate Jan Keshishian

Sports

Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports Baseball, 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 Culinary Arts, Jewlery Making, MathCounts, Pottery, Writing club, yearbook, Nature Photography,
Technology Club,
Show me:
People Also ViewedPeople Also Viewed Nearby SchoolsNearby Schools
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Englewood
    Grades: PK-12 | 897 students
    1.1 miles
    315 E Palisade Avenue
    Englewood, NJ 07631
    (201)569-9500
    1.1PK-12
    897
  • Ridgefield
    Grades: K-5 | 71 students
    4.8 miles
    799 Grand Avenue
    Ridgefield, NJ 07657
    (201)945-5458
    4.8K-5
    71
  • Waldwick
    The Village School
    Montessori School
    Grades: NS-8 | 240 students
    11.6 miles
    100 West Prospect St.
    Waldwick, NJ 07463
    (201)445-6160
    11.6NS-8
    240
  • Montclair
    Grades: NS-8 | 181 students
    14.3 miles
    65 Chestnut Street
    Montclair, NJ 07042
    (973)783-4955
    14.3NS-8
    181
  • Montclair
    Grades: PK-12 | 1037 students
    14.5 miles
    201 Valley Road
    Montclair, NJ 07042
    (973)746-9800
    14.5PK-12
    1037

School Reviews

Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Endorse this school:
Recent Articles
July 12, 2017
Here are five facts about Montessori schools to bear in mind when exploring preschools and primary schools for your child.
July 12, 2017
What are the advantages and/or disadvantages of a for profit versus a not for profit school? Is one kind of school better than the other?
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
The average acceptance rate in Englewood, NJ is 65% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).