A+
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    A+
  2. Diversity
    B+
  3. Teachers
    A
  4. College Prep
    A+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    A+
  6. Sports
    A+
Address
70 Whippany Rd
Morristown, NJ 07960
Telephone
(973) 539-3032
Website
Organization Memberships

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
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Received Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
Average SAT
1250
9 responses
Average ACT
28
17 responses

Culture & Safety

Poll
100%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school.72 responses
Poll
100%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there.72 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
  • MBS sports games
    30%
  • Spirit Week
    27%
  • Homecoming
    11%
  • music festival
    10%
  • Pep rallies
    9%
  • Art Show
    8%
  • Spirit Week
    5%

Students

Diversity
B+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
546
99%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive.72 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy.72 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic.72 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
7:1
National
16:1
Poll
99%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons.73 responses
Poll
99%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students.73 responses
Poll
99%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.73 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
A+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Boys Athletic Participation
100%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in.71 responses
99%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need.71 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations.71 responses
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Headmaster Caldwell has made MBS a top premier independent private day schools in NJ. MBS has made big improvements: 2007-new athletic center, 2008-new middle school,2009-new auditorium,2011-new tech center, 2013-new turf field and 2017-new 25,000 sq. ft math/science building. MBS has become one of the most beautiful, updated and technologically advanced private day schools in NJ. MBS has a strong academic curriculum. Great sports. The majority of teachers maintain advanced degrees and are very supportive of the students. MBS has a very collaborative environment. The students are happy and the school always maintain a very positive vibe! School spirit is incredibly strong with CRIMSON Pride! Matriculation continues to expand and MBS students attend some of the most prestigious universities in the nation. It has been a wonderful experience for my children. Best choice we made as parents in providing our children with a solid base for a strong and successful future.
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I have been reading through all of the fantastic reviews and as a parent I can confirm all that is stated is true! One exception, for the 2017/2018 school year 71% of the faculty do not hold advanced degrees. It is actually 85% of faculty that hold advanced degrees with 19% of faculty having PhDs! The teachers, faculty, staff, coaches facilities, students and parents all create such a wonderful, challenging academic environment to guide your child to the next level to excel and become strong, independent leaders when they graduate from MBS.
Morristown-Beard School is truly a fantastic educational institution of higher college prep learning that provides our child with a challenging academic curriculum through dedicated and focused teachers in a moral, ethical, inclusive, empathetic, compassionate, integrity based environment. My son is not only recieving a solid academic foundation, especially in the math and science arena, that will help him realize his full potential as a student and achieve success in college in the coming years but MBS is also providing a solid foundation for the type of young man we are trying to raise him to be in the world. The kids that graduate MBS do so with the knowledge, dedication and focus to be the leaders of tomorrow!