Private schools in New Jersey: Christian schools in Passaic County, preschools, independent elementary, high, middle school, college preparatory education in NY area, early childhood programs, kindergarten in Hawthorne NJ
Hawthorne Christian Academy: The Hawthorne Christian Academy (HCA), located in Hawthorne, Passaic County, New Jersey, is an accredited, co-educational, college preparatory, private Christian school, serving students in Pre-school through 12th grade. HCA is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and by the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI).
Hawthorne is a borough in Passaic County, New Jersey. Passaic is located 10 miles from New York City, and 12 miles from Newark Airport.
• Are you searching for a flexible and affordable homeschool education option for your son or daughter?
• Adirondack Learning Academy (ALA) is an NCAA-approved online homeschool provider that offers a range of flexible options for K-12 students in New Jersey and throughout the U.S.
• Based in Florida, access to our online courses is available 24/7. On successful completion of the program, high school seniors are awarded a homeschool diploma, and an official transcript stating they have completed the requirements for graduation in their state.
• Accredited by the National Independent Study Accreditation Council (NISAC), we also offer Advanced Placement (AP) classes, college entrance assistance, and summer classes in addition to our K-12 curriculum.
• Our program also provides clubs and special events that are held live online so that your student can interact with other students.
First Presbyterian Preschool & Kindergarten (FPP&K) is a private co-operative preschool and kindergarten located on East Palisade Avenue in Englewood, Bergen County. Our school has over 100 years of early childhood education experience. FPP&K welcomes students from various towns in Bergen and Hudson counties, reflecting the diversity of New Jersey. Our school lays a strong and secure learning foundation that will benefit students far beyond their early years.
At First Presbyterian Preschool & Kindergarten, we believe that early childhood learning is both exciting and ongoing. We aim to create a stimulating learning environment where children’s curiosity is encouraged and their understanding of the world can be explored and expanded. We aim to balance instructive play and constructive learning in a rewarding program that values independent exploration as much as group cooperation.
Through music appreciation, art, drama, science, social studies, reading readiness, interactive math, movement education and culinary exploration, our nurturing and highly knowledgeable staff aim to fulfill each child’s wide range of interests, while laying a strong academic foundation for future learning.
Kent Place School, located in Summit, Union County, New Jersey (20 miles west of New York City), is an all-girls kindergarten through 12 independent college-preparatory day school (with a coeducational nursery and pre-kindergarten). The academic program at Kent Place challenges girls, inspires their love of learning and offers them the best education possible. Our curriculum emphasizes reading, writing and analytical skills through a broad course of study in math, sciences, technology and the humanities, enriched by experiences in the fine arts and athletics. Our faculty members are masters in their fields, passionate about sharing their knowledge and committed to working with students one-on-one. At every grade level the classes are small, allowing each girl to contribute and be heard.
- All Girls Kindergarten through grade 12
- Coeducational nursery and pre-kindergarten
- Primary, Middle and Upper Schools
- Advanced Placement Options
- After School Programs
NYC Performing Arts Centre (NYCPAC), located in Toms River, New Jersey (50 miles north east of Philadelphia), is a non-competitive dance and drama studio offering classes in Ballet, Pointe, Modern, Jazz, Lyrical, Tap, Hip-Hop, and Theatre Arts for children aged 2 yeas and over. Established in June of 1999, NYCPAC operates under the philosophy of "learning while having fun" and keeping their students "excited about learning".
Located in Toms River, Ocean County, New Jersey, Monsignor Donovan High School is a private Catholic school serving 9th through 12th grade. The Catholic community of Monsignor Donovan High School educates its students to live their faith, respect and serve others, and pursue academic excellence in a college preparatory environment. To fulfill our mission, we have developed a strong curriculum that includes a wide range of subjects, recognizes various ability levels, and nurtures students' curiosity and creativity.
Our college preparatory courses ACT and SAT, honors and advanced placement courses provide students with the opportunity to take courses in varying levels depending on their proficiency and achievement. Our Campus Ministry program and Religion Department encourage students to serve others, while reflecting about life and their relationship with God and other people. Our co-curricular and athletic programs offer a wide range of activities that encourage students to develop and apply their talents outside the classroom setting. We are accredited by the National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA).
- Programs from 9th through 12th grade
- Rigorous Curriculum with English, math, science, United States history, world history, fine and practical arts, religion, foreign language, business and technology
- Advanced Placement and Honors Courses
- College Preparatory Courses SAT and ACT
Acorn Montessori School in Lebanon, Hunterdon County, NJ offers the highest quality early childhood education for children ages 12 months to 6th grade.To create an educational environment sensitive to those ages groups, our programs are structured around these age groups, based on the belief that learning is a 360-degree process where children learn both from their teachers and each other.
At Acorn Montessori School, we believe that education is much more than basic academics. Our school is a community of compassionate teachers and staff providing students with a blend of love, respect, and academic excellence to foster a life-long love of learning. Children are nurtured at Acorn to develop characteristics like self-confidence, a sense of personal responsibility, and an awareness of their local and global communities. This “whole-child” approach, coupled with our commitment to providing a strong academic foundation in an age-appropriate setting, has helped our children go on to become motivated learners, effective leaders, and active citizens.