Top private school in NJ The Elisabeth Morrow School of Bergen County
The Elisabeth Morrow School's shared purpose is to provide exemplary academics and character development in a diverse and inclusive child-centered community, inspiring students to become curious scholars, ethical leaders, and global citizens.

The Office of Enrollment is accepting applications for the 2021-2022 academic year on a rolling basis.

If you are an applicant who is reapplying from a previous year, please contact our offices via phone or email and speak with our staff before filling out an application. Your fee will be waived.

Middle School Applicants generally take the Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE) and have those scores submitted in order to complete an application to The Elisabeth Morrow School. Other forms of standardized testing may be accepted as well; please inquire.

Young children may enter EMS with limited English Skills. In the fourth grade and above, we expect students to have the academic language to comprehend text, math problems, and understand the academic language associated with social studies (history) and science.

Candidates must be of qualifying age on or before October 1.

For more details about the application process, please see below.

Important Dates and Deadlines

We are accepting applications for the 2021-2022  school year.

We accept applications on a rolling basis or for mid-year enrollment, as space allows. Please call the Office of Enrollment to inquire about space availability in select grades (several grades will be at capacity).