A co-educational private school for Preschool–Grade Eight

Far Hills Mission and Values

Campus view with students playing outdoors


mission statement

Through academic excellence and character development, Far Hills Country Day School provides each child brilliant beginnings for success in the modern world.


Students showing Pillar hearts at a Lower School Community Meeting.


The FIve Pillars of Character

The Five Pillars of Character permeate everyday life at Far Hills. Our commitment to the Pillars is fundamental to making our community strong and the world a better place. 

The Far Hills Five Pillars of Character are:

  • Respect
  • Responsibility
  • Leadership
  • Kindness
  • Honesty


Character on Campus