The Hun School of Princeton is a co-educational, private day and boarding school in Princeton, New Jersey.
On the 45-acre campus between Philadelphia and New York City, student-centered, hands-on learning prepare students for the global community in which they will live and work.
The Hun School is comprised of 630 students in its Middle School, Upper School, and Postgraduate Program.
The Hun School is home to students from twenty-three countries and eighteen states.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked NJ School
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 630 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $36,550
  • Average class size: 13 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 31

Top Rankings

The Hun School Of Princeton ranks among the top 20% of private schools in New Jersey for:

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Attribute
Sports offered
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
1914
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
630 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
34%
State avg.: 39%
Students by Grade
The Hun School Of Princeton Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
102 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
66%
Average Class Size
13 students
Number of AP Courses
17 courses
Classroom Dress Code
Formal

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Jan. 31
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Day student tuition - $36,550 Resident student tuition - $53,150 ESL Program - $12,500 Academic Learning Skills Program - $18,500
Admissions Director
Steven C. Bristol

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
54 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Amnesty International, Backgammon Club, Black Student Union, Certamen - Latin and Mythology Competition League, Chemistry and Science Competition Club, Chess Club, Community Service Club, Craft Club, Diversity Club, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Film Club, Forensics – Speech and Debate, French Club, Gender and Sexuality Awareness Club, Girls’ Learn International, Guitar Club, Humans of Hun, Hun Culinary Club, Hun Gaming Society – World Domination League, Hun Model United Nations, Hun Review – Student Literature and Art Publication, Hun School Lookbook, Hun TV, International Exchange Club, Jewish Studies Club, KanJam Squad – Frisbee Competition Club, Knitting and Tea Club, Masala Club, Math Competition Club, Meditation Club, Middle Eastern Society, Mock Trial, Model Congress, Outdoor Club, Photography Club, Red Shield Society, Ski Club, Squash Club, STEM Club, The Edgerstounian – Yearbook, The Mall – Student Newspaper, The Mechanicals – Shakespeare Society, UNICEF Club, Winter Running Club, Young Alumni Association, Z-Squad: Zombie Apocalypse Weekend

Arts and Music Programs:
Acapella, Ceramics, Choir, Dance, Orchestra, Photography, Studio Art, Theatre - drama and musical theatre

School Notes

  • The Hun School of Princeton is a co-educational, private day and boarding school in Princeton, New Jersey. On the 45-acre campus between Philadelphia and New York City, student-centered, hands-on learning prepare students for the global community in which they will live and work. The Hun School is comprised of 635 students in its Middle School, Upper School, and Postgraduate Program. The Hun School is home to students from twenty-three countries and eighteen states.

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked NJ School
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 630 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $36,550
  • Average class size: 13 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 31

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The average private school tuition in Princeton, NJ is $26,040 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Princeton, NJ is 58% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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