At-a-Glance

School Hours

8:00 a.m. – 3:15 pm.

Accreditation

New Jersey Association of Independent Schools (NJAIS)

Affiliations

NAIS, NJAIS, ISM, ERB, CSEE, TADS, FACT

Maximum
Class Size

Lower School: 14
Middle School: 16

Founded in 2000

Independent, co-educational day school for Age 3-Grade 8 in Gladstone, New Jersey.

Our Students

100 students from about 30 communities in Somerset, Hunterdon, Morris, and Essex counties.

Our Faculty

Willow classrooms are led by master teachers; more than 50% of our faculty members hold advanced degrees.   

Our Campus

34 acres of woods, fields, streams and working gardens is a learning laboratory for curiosity, exploration, and discovery.

4 buildings, built for educational achievement with natural light, fresh air, and other amenities for optimum learning. 3 of our campus buildings are LEED certified.

Before and After School Programs

Before Care:
7:30 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.

Stay and Play:
2:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. (Preschool)

Enrichment:
3:15 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. (K–8th Grade)

Athletics:
3:15 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. (5th–8th Grade)

Extended Day:
3:15 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

 

 

Lunch Program

Locally sourced and included in the cost of tuition. Lunch is community-oriented; students in different grades sit together with a faculty member and enjoy each other’s company. Students also have rotating responsibilities following the meal, whether it’s collecting cutlery or wiping down their table.

 

Calendar

july, 2019

22jul(jul 22)8:00 am23(jul 23)5:00 pmFree Tickets for the Essex Horse Trials! (TEST)

22jul(jul 22)8:30 am26(jul 26)11:30 amBugs & Biomimicry Camp (Grades K-2)

25jul9:00 am10:30 amSpring Open House (Copy)

26jul8:30 am11:30 amMad Scientists Camp (Grades K-5) (Copy)

31jul7:05 pm7:05 pmStaff Development Day-No School Students

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