About Us

Facts & Figures

Location – Peddie School is in Hightstown, N.J., approximately eight miles from Princeton and 50 miles from both New York City and Philadelphia.

Enrollment – Peddie enrolls 542 young men and women in grades 9 through 12, including 13 postgraduate students. Students are 62% boarding, 38% day. Our student body represents 26 states as well as 29 foreign countries.

Class Size – With an average class size of 12, the school provides a supportive learning environment geared toward the individual's needs.

Student-to-Faculty Ratio – 6:1

Faculty – The faculty comprises more than 101 men and women with an average of 17 years of teaching experience. Eighty-six percent hold advanced degrees in their field.

Calendar – The school year is divided into three 10-week terms, each of which offers some 98 different courses. Classes meet six days a week, Monday through Saturday.

College Placement – Peddie students earn admission into the most selective schools in the country and abroad. Colleges and universities enrolling 10 or more Peddie graduates over the past five years include: New York University (28), Johns Hopkins University (23), Carnegie Mellon University (20),  The George Washington University (19), Cornell University (16), United States Naval Academy (16), Lehigh University (15), Villanova University (13), Bucknell University (17), University of Pennsylvania (14), Princeton University (15), Georgetown University (11), Boston College (11), The College of New Jersey (12), Northeastern University (13), Rutgers University (14), Columbia University (10), Franklin and Marshall College (10), Gettysburg College (10), Haverford College (10), Rhodes College (10), University of Southern California (10), Washington University in St. Louis (10), College of William and Mary (10)

Tuition –  Boarding: $53.900; Day: $44,800

Financial Aid
 – Each year, Peddie awards $7 million in assisting 40 percent of students who attend the school.

Endowment – Approximately $326.5 million as of June 30, 2015.

Campus – Bordering Peddie Lake, our picturesque campus features 57 buildings that overlook approximately 280 acres.

Accreditation – Peddie School is accredited through the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, a non-governmental, nonprofit, peer-administered organization of diverse educational institutions committed to the highest quality education for students.

*Music in Peddie "Postcard" video composed and performed by Justin Glaser '13

Peddie School Infographic

201 South Main Street
Hightstown, NJ 08520-3349
Phone Number: 609-944-7500
Fax Number: 609-944-7901