Founded in 1861, The Pingry School is an independent, co-educational, college preparatory day school for students in kindergarten through the twelfth grade. The mission of The Pingry School is to foster in students a lifelong commitment to intellectual exploration, individual growth, and social responsibility by inspiring and supporting them to strive for academic and personal excellence within an ethical framework that places the highest value on honor and respect for others.
The Pingry School With Reviews, Requirements 2024 | FindingSchool

A+ Day
A+ Matriculation
A+ Academics
A+ Extracurricular activities
A Community
B Reviews
C Int. student mgmt

Day S. Grades: K-12
Day S. Tuition: $49,939
# of Students: 1,206
Teacher:Student: 1:8%
AP Courses: 17
Endowment: $78,690/stu.
Faculty w/ adv. degree: 78%
SAT: 1430/1600
IB: No

US Day School


Ranking University/College Students
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#2 Massachusetts Institute of Technology 4
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#3 Stanford University 5
#3 Yale University 7
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LAC #3 Pomona College 2
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#20 University of California: Los Angeles 2
LAC #4 Swarthmore College 1
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#22 Emory University 3
#22 Georgetown University 15
#25 New York University 11
#25 University of Michigan 6
#25 University of Southern California 5
#25 University of Virginia 3
#29 University of Florida 1
#29 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 2
#29 Wake Forest University 13
LAC #6 Bowdoin College 3
LAC #6 Carleton College 5
#32 Tufts University 11
#36 Boston College 14
#36 University of Rochester 2
#38 University of Texas at Austin 1
#38 University of Wisconsin-Madison 2
#41 Boston University 8
#44 Georgia Institute of Technology 5
#44 Northeastern University 8
#44 Tulane University 12
LAC #9 Claremont McKenna College 2
#49 University of Georgia 1
#51 Lehigh University 9
#51 Purdue University 1
#51 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 1
#51 Spelman College 3
#51 Villanova University 14
#55 Rhodes College 1
#55 Santa Clara University 1
#55 Trinity University 1
#55 University of Miami 6
LAC #11 Middlebury College 5
LAC #11 Washington and Lee University 2
#62 George Washington University 2
#62 Syracuse University 3
#62 Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University 1
LAC #13 Smith College 1
LAC #13 Vassar College 1
#67 Texas A&M University 1
#67 University of Connecticut 2
#67 University of Massachusetts Amherst 2
#70 Wofford College 1
#72 Fordham University 2
#72 Hobart and William Smith Colleges 1
#72 Indiana University Bloomington 6
#72 Southern Methodist University 4
LAC #15 Davidson College 4
LAC #15 Hamilton College 5
#77 Baylor University 1
#77 Clemson University 2
#77 Loyola Marymount University 1
#83 Stevens Institute of Technology 2
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#89 Howard University 5
#89 Texas Christian University 2
LAC #18 Barnard College 4
LAC #18 Colgate University 12
LAC #18 Haverford College 3
LAC #18 University of Richmond 5
LAC #18 Wesleyan University 2
#105 Drexel University 1
#105 Miami University: Oxford 2
#105 Rochester Institute of Technology 1
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#121 University of Vermont 1
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#137 University of Alabama 1
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#151 San Diego State University 3
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LAC #33 College of the Holy Cross 7
LAC #33 Pitzer College 1
#176 University of Massachusetts Lowell 1
LAC #37 Bucknell University 9
LAC #37 Occidental College 2
LAC #39 Denison University 2
LAC #39 Lafayette College 9
LAC #39 Skidmore College 4
LAC #39 Trinity College 1
#219 Hampton University 2
#219 Nova Southeastern University 1
LAC #51 Dickinson College 1
LAC #55 Connecticut College 1
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Babson College 4
College of William and Mary 3
Emerson College 1
Emory & Henry College 1
Franklin & Marshall College 1
Loyola University Maryland 2
Marist College 1
McGill University 2
Norfolk State University 1
Oberlin College 1
Ohio State University: Columbus Campus 2
Penn State University Park 4
Providence College 1
Ringling College of Art and Design 1
Rutgers University 7
Tuskegee University 1
University of California: Merced 1
University of Colorado Boulder 3
University of Leeds 1
University of Maryland: College Park 1
University of St. Andrews 3
Wagner College 1

AP Courses

(Total 17)
Art History
Calculus AB
Calculus BC
Chinese Language and Culture
European History
Music Theory
Art History
Calculus AB
Calculus BC
Chinese Language and Culture
European History
Music Theory
Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism
Spanish Language and Culture
Physics C: Mechanics
Computer Science A
Computer Science Principles
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(Total 19)
Cross Country
Field Hockey
American Football
Ice Hockey
Cross Country
Field Hockey
American Football
Ice Hockey
Track and Field
Water Polo
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Extracurricular Activities and Clubs

(Total 131)
Anatomy Club
Arts Are Us
Asian Student Union
Astronomy Club
Bags to Bridges
Beads for Better
Big Blue Pride
Birthday Wish
Black Affinity Group
Blue Key
Anatomy Club
Arts Are Us
Asian Student Union
Astronomy Club
Bags to Bridges
Beads for Better
Big Blue Pride
Birthday Wish
Black Affinity Group
Blue Key
Black Student Union
Boys Affinity Group
Bridges Outreach
Buddy Program
Chamber Choir Club
Chess Club
Christian Affinity Group
Cinema Club
Clay Working Club
Climate Outreach Club
Competitive FBLA
Competitive Programming Club
Contemporary Discussions
Covenant House
Creative Writing Club
Denan Project
Dungeons and Dragons
East Asian Affinity Group
ECF Empowerment Club
Economics Club
EMS Club
Engineering Club
Enviornmental Activist Club (EAC)
Ethics Bowl
Feminist Literature Club
Fishing Club
Food for Thought
Fostering Care
Frisbee Club
fyi sci
Geography Club
German Club
Girl Affinity Group
Global Citizenship Initiative
Girls in STEM
Go Club
Green Team
GSA (Gender Sexuality Alliance)
Handbells Choir
Honor Board
Humanities Center
Immigrant Relations Club
Indian Dance Club
International Connections Club
Jewish Affinity Group
John Taylor Babbitt Foundation
Journal Club
K-Pop Dance Club
Lacrosse the Nations
Latino Student Union
Learn Japanese Club
LGBTQ+ Affinity Group
Lighthouse Relief
Math Club
Meditation Club
Middle East Affinity Group
Mind Your Money
Mock Trial Club
Model Congress
Model UN
Morgans Message
Multiracial Affinity Group
Musical Theater Club
Muslim Affinity Grou
Negotiations Club
Neuroscience Club
Outing Club
Overlook Auxiliary Junior Twig
Parker Road Review
PAWS for a Cause
Physics Club
Pingry Buddies
Pingry Business/ ESG
Pingry Community Research (PCR)
Pingry Credit Union
Pingry Investment Team
Pingry Public Policy Club
Pingry Record
Pingry Republicans
Pingry Sailing Club
Pingry Sports Analytics
Politics Club
Project 100x
Psychology Club
Quiz Bowl
Rock Band Club
Safely Sheltered
Shakespeare Club
Slavic Student Union
Sneaker Club
Solving 4 Change
South Asian Affinity Group
Special Olympics Club
Speech and Debate Club
Storywish Club
Student Government
Student Movement Against Cancer (SMAC)
Student Music Initiative
Student Technology Club (STC)
Student Wellness Club
Sweets to Smiles
Taiko Drumming
The Broken Wreckord
The Pingry Impression
The Pingry Stock Market Club
Triathlon Club
Veteran Affairs and Leadership Club
Vital Signs
Volleyball Club
White Allyship Group
Writing Center
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(Total 16)
Music Theory
Play Production
Art History
Environmental Art
Music Theory
Play Production
Art History
Environmental Art
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Basic Info

Year Founded: 1861
Campus Size: 192 acres
Religious Affiliation: No Religious Affiliation

Application Info

Deadline: 01/01
Interview: On Campus
Other Accepted Scores: ISEE
School Code:
SSAT: 5824
ISEE: 310315

Brief Reviews

(Total 3)
5.0/ 5

Detailed Reviews

(Total 0)
0.0 / 5 Overall
0.0 / 5 Academics
0.0 / 5 Campus
0.0 / 5 Student Life
0.0 / 5 Athletic&Art
0.0 / 5 Transportation


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Frequently Ask Questions about The Pingry School

Tell me a bit about The Pingry School.
The Pingry School is Co-ed private day school located in New Jersey, US. It was founded 1861 , and currently has about 1206 students.

For more official information, please visit http://www.pingry.org.
Does The Pingry School have rigorous academic requirements?
The Pingry School is offering 17 AP courses.

In recent years, 68 of their students score 4 and 5 in AP exams.

The Pingry School also have 78% of faculties whose degrees are master and above.
Where do The Pingry School students typically go for their colleges?
Based on the most recent matriculation data, 24.48% go to top 50 US universities and colleges*, 30.07% go to top 25, and about 14.69% go to Harvard, Yale, Princeton, Stanford and MIT.

*Ranking is based on the 2024 US News College Ranking.
What is the application requirement for The Pingry School?
Similar to most private schools in the US, The Pingry School’s typical admission requirements include school transcript, recommendation letter, application essay, and interview (often optional, but highly recommended).
What is the latest tuition for The Pingry School’s Co-ed student?
The total fee for The Pingry School in 2024 is $49,939, 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 bradmission@pingry.org .
Where is The Pingry School located?
The Pingry School is located in the State of New Jersey of USA. The closest major city is New York, which is about 31 miles away from school. Most families can choose JFK aireport to travel in and out of school.
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Also it is highly recommended to visit The Pingry School’s official site: http://www.pingry.org or call them at 908-647-5555.
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The overall rating for The Pingry School is A+.

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