Chapin School Princeton proudly takes an innovative and holistic approach to education for children in Pre-K through 8th grade. Learn more about our programs! Private School - Princeton, NJ - Chapin School Princeton
About Us

Prestigious Private School in Princeton, NJ

4101 Princeton Pike
Princeton, New Jersey
Prekindergarten through Grade 8 

Maximum Class Size:

 Pre-K: 7:1 student to teacher ratio

Kindergarten: 14 students per class 

Grades 1-4: 16 students per class 

Grades 5-8: 17 students per class

Smaller groups (8-10 students) for language arts and math instruction

37 full-time teachers
5 part-time teachers
Average years of teaching experience = 10 years
60% of faculty hold advanced degrees

Secondary School Placement:
In the past five years, Chapin graduates were selected to attend the following secondary schools:


In 2015, Chapin School completed renovating the Lower and Upper School buildings as well as construction of a new Upper School wing. The learning facilities include:

Two technology centers

Design Lab

Three science labs

Lower School Library

Upper School Learning Commons

Auditorium with stage

Full size gymnasium

Three athletic fields

Grade 4 
Co-ed Cross Country
Grades 5-8
Cross Country: Co-ed
Soccer: Boys, Girls
Basketball: Boys, Girls
Lacrosse: Boys, Girls
Softball: Co-ed   

Accreditation and Memberships:

Middle States Association of Colleges and School

New Jersey Association of Independent Schools

National Association of Independent Schools

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