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.
Grade Level Tuition
2s, 3s, and 4s
$24,000 (depending on options)
Kindergarten $29,500
Grades One and Two $37,400
Grades Three and Four $39,200
Grades Five through Eight $41,100

Application Fees

There is a $60 application fee due via credit or debit card upon completion of the application. If you would like to discus a fee reduction, waiver, or other concern please contact our Director of Enrollment, Kathleen Visconti directly.

Additional Fees

Parents Association Dues - $50 per family
Tuition Refund Plan – 0.70% of tuition
Yearbook - $80 per student
Basic School Photo Package - $35
Fifth through Eighth Grade – textbooks & supplies - $400
Sixth and Seventh Grade - Extended overnight field trip - $500
Eighth Grade - Extended overnight field trip & Washington, D.C. trip - $1,000


Lunch Program (Kindergarten through Eighth Grade) $7.50 per day (ordered quarterly throughout the year)
After School Child Care: $12.00/hour (up to 6:00 PM)
Other extracurricular activities and bus transportation are available for an additional fee. Please inquire.

Payment Options

Upon enrollment, families not receiving tuition assistance pay a non-refundable deposit of $2,000. The balance of tuition may be paid in one installment, on August 1, two installments due August 1 and December 1, or through an eight-month payment plan, which begins May 1.

Tuition Assistance

Applicant Families applying to the School and for Tuition Assistance are encouraged to follow the timeline outlined in the admissions process when completing both their admissions and tuition assistance files.

Current families are asked to complete their Tuition Assistance application before re-enrollment in mid-February.

Please contact the director of enrollment management for details. There are tuition assistance parameters in certain grades.

For more information and to apply online, please visit the tuition assistance page.

Important Dates and Deadlines

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

Contact Us

For more information regarding Admissions and Financial Aid, please contact:

Kathleen Visconti

Director of Enrollment Management
201.568.5566 x7212

For more information regarding tuition and payment plans, please contact

Lauren Bedell

201.568.5566 x7107

The Elisabeth Morrow School is committed to providing families with flexible payment options and financial aid awards to ensure that qualified students are able to receive an Elisabeth Morrow education. Admission to the school and financial aid decisions are made independently and awards are based solely on the family's financial resources.