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Morristown Beard School
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  • Private
  • MORRISTOWN, NJ

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A+
  2. Diversity
    grade A minus
  3. Teachers
    grade A
  4. College Prep
    grade A+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A+
  6. Sports
    grade A

About

70 WHIPPANY RD
MORRISTOWN, NJ 07960

Applying

Application Deadline
December 15
Application Fee
$75
Interview Required
Yes
Required/Recommended Tests
ISEE, SSAT

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$50,200
Tuition is for the highest grade offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Received Financial Aid
20%
Average Financial Aid
$31,100
From Morristown Beard School

Morristown Beard School is an independent, coeducational day school serving grades 6 to 12. Ensuring the growth and well-being of every student has always been the cornerstone of our philosophy.

Our academic vision is a skills-based, student-centered model designed to allow each student to pursue their academic interests and passions with the mentorship, encouragement, and support of our talented faculty. Whether you’re an aspiring artist, athlete, scientist, or entrepreneur, our personalized attention and tailored learning experiences will empower you to achieve success.

The best way to discover MBS is to visit our beautiful 22-acre campus in Morristown, NJ. In the meantime, explore our website and follow us on social media to learn more about our curriculum, athletics, the arts, and our extra- and co-curricular activities.

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Morristown Beard School Rankings

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1310
108 responses
Average ACT
31
114 responses

Katherine Chandler '26 and Lily Horowitz '26 Set Up Augmented Reality Sandbox

academic spotlight

Located in the middle of campus, the CID is central to the School’s vision for what education can be: the cultivation of essential skills in critical reasoning, teamwork, and problem-solving through hands-on, authentic creative experiences.

Culture & Safety

Poll
99%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 95 responses
Poll
98%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 95 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 269 responses
  • MBS sports games
    31%
  • Spirit Week
    27%
  • Homecoming
    14%
  • music festival
    9%
  • Pep rallies
    7%
  • Art Show
    7%
  • Spirit Week
    5%

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Students

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
590
97%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 95 responses
98%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 95 responses
98%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 95 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
6:1
National
17:1
Poll
99%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 96 responses
Poll
99%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 96 responses
Poll
98%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 96 responses

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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very High
Boys Athletic Participation
Very High
99%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 94 responses
98%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 94 responses
99%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 94 responses

Living in the Area

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C minus
  2. Good for Families
    grade A+
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
Median Household Income
$130,808
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$1,814
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$531,800
National
$281,900

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