A Private Elementary and Middle School in Princeton

A Private School in Princeton with Middle School and Elementary School Divisions

4101 Princeton Pike
Princeton, New Jersey

Age 3 Explorers through Grade 8
Maximum Class Size:
Explorers: 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:
The Lawrenceville School
Deerfield Academy
Philips Exeter Academy
Peddie School
Hun School of Princeton
Pennington School
Princeton Day School
George School

14.5 Acres
90,000 square feet of learning spaces
1 School garden
2 Technology centers
3 Science labs
1 Upper School Learning Commons
1 Auditorium with stage and professional lighting & sound.
1 Lower School STEAM workshop
1 Full size gymnasium
3 Athletic fields
2 Outdoor classrooms


Grade 4
Co-ed Cross Country

Grades 5-8
Cross Country: Co-ed
Soccer: Boys, Girls
Basketball: Boys, Girls
Lacrosse: Boys, Girls  
Accreditation and Memberships:

Association of Delaware Valley Independent Schools
New Jersey Association of Independent Schools
National Association of Independent Schools