The Willow School
The Willow School, an independent day school for students in preschool through eighth grade, is committed to combining academic excellence, the joy of learning, and the wonder of experiencing the natural world.
Willow is dedicated to maintaining an environment where respect for the individual, an outstanding faculty, and an understanding of place foster independent thinking, creativity, responsibility, and integrity.
A Willow education enables children to develop an ethical approach to all relationships, realize their full potential, and believe in their power to effect positive change.
- Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
- Students: 108 students
- Yearly Tuition: $20,000
- Average class size: 14 students
- Application Deadline: Feb. 13
School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Blue Ribbon School - Selected in n/a
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 39%
Students by Grade
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Total Classroom Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
List of Courses Offered
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Classroom Dress Code
(Collared shirts, no jeans)
(Collared shirts, no jeans)
Tuition and Acceptance Rate
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition includes organic lunch program
- The Willow School is an independent, coeducational day school for grades K-8, located on 34 wooded acres in Gladstone, NJ. The Willow School is built on the belief that children thrive in a setting that embraces the joy of learning and the wonder of the natural environment. The curriculum maintains a deliberate balance of rigorous academics and creative projects and emphasizes the school's unique commitment to environmental sustainability. This program, in the hands of talented teachers, fans the flame of each child's natural curiosity and desire to learn. Our small classes create an atmosphere of trust and allow teachers to focus on children's individual strengths and needs. Through the school's virtues program, children become knowledgeable and wise, curious and creative, responsible and confident. For more information, please visit our website at www.willowschool.org or call (908) 470-9500.
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