The Ellison School
5.00 (5 reviews)
- TheEllisonSchoolisafullyaccreditedindependentschoolservingchildrenagestwothroughGrade8. Ellisonoffershighlyskillededucators,smallclasssizesandindividualizedattentioninawarm,caringenvironment. Theschool'sfacilitiesaresuperbandincludescienceandcomputerlabs,library,storytellingroom,afull-sizegymandmore. InadditiontoEllison'sadvancedacademicprogramming,theschooloffersgym,art,music,Spanish,computertechnologyandlibrarystudiestoallstudents.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)|
|Grades Offered||Grades Nursery/Preschool-8|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Learning Programs Supported||Mild learning and social disabilities|
|Summer School Offered||Yes|
|Summer Program Cost Notes||Attendance can be contracted by the day, week, or multi-week/full summer program. Please visit our website or call for details.|
|Summer Program Details||Link to Summer Program Details|
|Total Students||116 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 30%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||20 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||6:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||11 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
(Ellison Polo Shirts must be worn in Upper School)
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Tuition Notes||Tuition cost is tiered from Toddler classrooms on up. Please visit our website or call for details.|
|% on Financial Aid|
National avg.: 85%
|Admissions Director||Leslie Walker|
|Admissions Associate||Vickie Niessner|
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Absecon Grades: PK-8 | 61 students
51 N Shore Rd
Absecon, NJ 08201
(609)652-9500 26.3 PK-8
- Vineland Grades: PK-8 | 210 students
922 E Landis Ave
Vineland, NJ 08360
(856)691-4490 1.8 PK-8
- Vineland Grades: 1-10 | 23 students
1127 W Garden St
Vineland, NJ 08360
(856)696-2210 4.5 1-10
Ellison is a FANTASTIC school! The smaller classroom sizes afford students the opportunity to develop academically and socially. The Head of School, Leslie Walker, has a versatile background (specializing in middle school aged students ) with an abundance of positive energy and perspective. I highly recommend this private school education for your child(ren).
- Posted by Parent - Tetley B
My children excel at this school. You enter as friends and leave as family. Wonderful atmosphere and great place to learn.
- Posted by Parent - ProudParent
The Ellison School is a wonderful place for learning. My children feel at home and enjoy every minute. The arts program is great, and my children excel academically.
- Posted by Parent - Proud Parent
It is a wonderful place. The School teaches Algebra 1, and advance Spanish. It is a really good
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Teya
I think the Ellison school is a fun place to learn because of the wonderful teachers and the fun learning games we play in class. The Ellison school is also a great school because there are a lot of options of things to play with at recess such as the computers, board games, and lots more.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Vladi
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