Overview

Ranney School is dedicated to engaging its students in an exemplary, well-rounded education, one that promotes the development of every child’s intellectual, personal, creative and moral promise. By serving a diverse community that values a rigorous, wide-ranging program of study, Ranney students are inspired to reach their full potential. Guided by dedicated and compassionate professionals, the Ranney experience is distinguished by the bond between student and teacher. In an environment with contemporary learning resources, students learn the value of contributing to their local and global communities through leadership and service. The school’s motto – Knowledge, Vision, Honor – is as much an aspiration as it is a social imperative, one that informs the thinking and actions of our students. Awakening student’s intellectual potential and encouraging them to communicate with confidence in their own unique voice remains fundamental to the Ranney experience. The ultimate success of our students is the result of a simple yet powerful mission-promise … every child will be know and valued.
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Official information of Ranney School in 2024 | FindingSchool

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Day S. Grades: Nursery-12
Co-ed
Suburban
ESL: Yes
Tuition: $36,640
# of Students: 661
Teacher:Student: 1:10
International Student: N/A
AP Courses: 20
Endowment: $12,859/stu.
Faculty w/ adv. degree: 68%
SAT: 1345/1600
#21

US Day School

Matriculation

Ranking University/College Students
#2 Massachusetts Institute of Technology 1
#3 Harvard College 1
#3 Stanford University 1
#3 Yale University 3
#6 University of Chicago 1
#7 Johns Hopkins University 2
#7 University of Pennsylvania 6
#10 Duke University 4
#10 Northwestern University 1
#13 Brown University 1
#13 Vanderbilt University 2
#15 Washington University in St. Louis 1
#17 Cornell University 6
#18 Columbia University 2
#18 University of Notre Dame 3
#20 University of California: Berkeley 1
#20 University of California: Los Angeles 1
#22 Carnegie Mellon University 2
#22 Emory University 14
#22 Georgetown University 6
#25 New York University 32
#25 University of Michigan 6
#25 University of Southern California 2
#25 University of Virginia 2
#29 University of Florida 3
#29 Wake Forest University 18
#32 University of California: Santa Barbara 3
#34 University of California: San Diego 3
#36 Boston College 8
#36 University of Rochester 1
#38 University of Wisconsin-Madison 2
#41 Boston University 2
#44 Brandeis University 2
#44 Northeastern University 13
#44 Tulane University 3
#49 University of Georgia 2
#51 Lehigh University 1
#51 Purdue University 2
#51 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 1
#51 Villanova University 15
#55 Florida State University 1
#55 University of Miami 15
LAC #11 Middlebury College 1
#62 George Washington University 14
#62 Syracuse University 7
#62 Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University 2
LAC #13 Smith College 2
LAC #13 Vassar College 1
#67 University of Massachusetts Amherst 1
#67 Worcester Polytechnic Institute 1
#72 American University 2
#72 Fordham University 6
#72 Indiana University Bloomington 3
#72 Southern Methodist University 3
LAC #15 Davidson College 2
#76 Muhlenberg College 3
#77 Baylor University 1
#77 Clemson University 3
#77 Loyola Marymount University 2
SUNY University at Stony Brook 1
#83 Stevens Institute of Technology 5
#89 Elon University 7
#89 Howard University 1
#89 University of Delaware 10
LAC #18 Barnard College 4
LAC #18 Haverford College 1
LAC #18 University of Richmond 3
#105 Drexel University 1
#105 University of Denver 1
#115 Fairfield University 2
#115 University of South Carolina: Columbia 2
#121 Chapman University 2
#121 Temple University 1
#121 University of Vermont 3
LAC #25 Bates College 1
LAC #27 Macalester College 1
#137 DePaul University 1
#151 Colorado State University 2
LAC #33 College of the Holy Cross 2
#166 Quinnipiac University 1
LAC #36 Mount Holyoke College 1
#182 Belmont University 1
#182 Montclair State University 1
LAC #37 Bucknell University 5
LAC #39 Lafayette College 8
LAC #39 Skidmore College 3
#219 Hampton University 1
#219 Nova Southeastern University 5
#219 Sacred Heart University 2
LAC #45 Furman University 2
LAC #51 Dickinson College 3
LAC #55 Connecticut College 1
LAC #61 Gettysburg College 2
Bentley University 1
Berklee College of Music 1
College of William and Mary 1
Flagler College 1
Florida Gulf Coast University 1
Franklin & Marshall College 1
Georgian Court University 1
High Point University 1
King's College London 1
Loyola University Maryland 1
Lynn University 1
Maine College of Art 1
Marist College 5
Miami University: Middletown 1
Monmouth University 7
Oberlin College 2
Ohio State University: Columbus Campus 1
Penn State University Park 3
Providence College 1
Queens University of Charlotte 1
Ramapo College of New Jersey 1
Ringling College of Art and Design 1
Rollins College 1
Rutgers University 8
Saint Joseph's University 1
Savannah College of Art and Design 1
School of the Art Institute of Chicago 1
The College of New Jersey 2
The New School College of Performing Arts 2
University of California: Riverside 1
University of Colorado Boulder 4
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 1
University of Maryland: College Park 3
University of New Haven 1
University of Saint Joseph 1
University of Tennessee: Knoxville 2
University of Texas at San Antonio 1
University of York 1
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AP Courses

(Total 20)
Art History
Biology
Calculus AB
Calculus BC
Chemistry
Computer Science A
English Language and Composition
English Literature and Composition
French Language and Culture
Macroeconomics
Art History
Biology
Calculus AB
Calculus BC
Chemistry
Computer Science A
English Language and Composition
English Literature and Composition
French Language and Culture
Macroeconomics
Music Theory
Spanish Language and Culture
United States History
World History
Computer Science Principles
Statistics
Studio Art: Drawing
European History
Chinese Language and Culture
Physics 2
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Sports

(Total 16)
Baseball
Cross Country
Fencing
Field Hockey
Football
Golf
Ice Hockey
Lacrosse
Sailing
Soccer
Baseball
Cross Country
Fencing
Field Hockey
Football
Golf
Ice Hockey
Lacrosse
Sailing
Soccer
Softball
Squash
Strength and Conditioning
Swimming
Tennis
Track and Field
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Arts

(Total 10)
Improvisation
Music
Music Theory
Theater
Ceramics
Graphic Design
Illustration
Painting
Photography
Architecture
Improvisation
Music
Music Theory
Theater
Ceramics
Graphic Design
Illustration
Painting
Photography
Architecture
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Extracurricular Activities and Clubs

(Total 48)
A capella Group
Academic Team
Admissions Ambassadors
Aquariums & Terrariums
Astronomy Club
Big Brothers/Big Sisters
Book Club
Chamber Orchestra
Community Service
Contemporary Band/Jazz Combo Cooking for a Cause
A capella Group
Academic Team
Admissions Ambassadors
Aquariums & Terrariums
Astronomy Club
Big Brothers/Big Sisters
Book Club
Chamber Orchestra
Community Service
Contemporary Band/Jazz Combo Cooking for a Cause
Costumed Figure Drawing
Dance Club
Digital Production
Diversity Club
Entrepreneurship Club
ESTA
Film Club
Girls Who Code
Global Citizenship
Grilling Club
GSA
Habitat for Humanity
Hackathon
Harvard Model Congress
History Club/History Bowl
I Am That Girl
Intramural Sports
Knitting
Lower School Internship (Grade 10 Only)
Math League
MOOC Club
My Hometown
Open Studio
Outdoors Club
Poetry Club
Politics Club
Robotics
Room to Read 
RSVP Literary Magazine
Science Bowl
Speech & Debate
Strategic Games
TAXI World Languages Literary Magazine
Technical Theater Club
Torch Newspaper
Women’s Studies
Yearbook
Zumba
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Basic Info

Year Founded: 1960
Campus Size: 60 acres
Religious Affiliation: No Religious Affiliation

Application Info

Deadline: 01/15
Interview: Skype, On Campus
Pre Interview: No Requirement
Other Accepted Scores: PSAT, SAT, ACT
School Code:
TOEFL: B131
SSAT: 6002

TOEFL

SSAT

Brief Reviews

(Total 13)
5.0/ 5

Detailed Review

(Total 1)
5.0 / 5 Overall
5.0 / 5 Academics
5.0 / 5 Campus
5.0 / 5 Student Life
5.0 / 5 Athletic&Art
4.0 / 5 Transportation

Q&A

(Total 98)
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Frequently Ask Questions about Ranney School

01.
Tell me a bit about Ranney School.
Ranney School is Co-ed private day school located in New York, New Jersey, US. It was founded 1960, and currently has about 661 students, -1.00% of whom are international students.

For more official information, please visit https://www.ranneyschool.org/page/Home.
02.
Does Ranney School have rigorous academic requirements?
Ranney School is offering 20 AP courses.

In recent years, -1 of their students score 4 and 5 in AP exams.

Ranney School also have 68% of faculties whose degrees are master and above.
03.
Where do Ranney School students typically go for their colleges?
Based on the most recent matriculation data, 29.17% go to top 50 US universities and colleges*, 15% go to top 25, and about 6.67% go to Harvard, Yale, Princeton, Stanford and MIT.

*Ranking is based on the 2024 US News College Ranking.
04.
What is the application requirement for Ranney School?
Similar to most private schools in the US, Ranney School’s typical admission requirements include school transcript, recommendation letter, application essay, standard test (like TOEFL and SSAT), and interview (often optional, but highly recommended).
05.
What is the latest tuition for Ranney School’s Co-ed student?
The total fee for Ranney School in 2024 is $36,640, which typically includes tuition, boarding fee, student management fee and a few other fees associated with managing international students.

For more information, please contact school’s admission team at admission@ranneyschool.org .
06.
Where is Ranney School located?
Ranney School is located in the State of New Jersey of USA. The closest major city is New York, which is about 30 miles away from school. Most families can choose JFK aireport to travel in and out of school.
07.
How popular is Ranney School on FindingSchool network?
Based on FindingSchool monthly traffic data as well as onsite search record, Ranney School is among the most popular schools, within top 107 for all US schools.

Also Ranney School has been favorited by 248 users.
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How to start with an application with Ranney School?
The first stop is to carefully review the school profile on FindingSchool to learn more about Ranney School. Most of them are directly provided by the school.

Also it is highly recommended to visit Ranney School’s official site: https://www.ranneyschool.org/page/Home or call them at 732-542-4777.
09.
Please share a few nearby schools that are close to Ranney School?
Yes, here are few: Winding Brook School, Kids' Campus and Goddard School For Early Childhood Development.

The closest major city is New York. You can find out more schools near New York here.
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What is the FindingSchool rating for Ranney School?
The overall rating for Ranney School is A+.

The section ratings of Ranney School are:
A+ for Matriculation
A for Academics
A- for Extracurriculum
A for Community
A for Students and Parents reviews
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