A co-educational private school for Preschool–Grade Eight


Far Hills Country Day School champions both academic excellence and emotional intelligence, challenging students to think independently and achieve confidently. The school’s shared growth mindset contributes to its experiential, student-centered approach to learning, its welcoming community of families, and its focus on developing individual strengths. At Far Hills, students are empowered to grow inward, outward, and upward and graduate prepared to lead at the country’s most competitive secondary schools.


Fueling students’ IQ and EQ 

Starting in preschool, students are wholly supported by a tight-knit school community as they achieve at the highest levels while developing a lifelong love of learning through challenging academics and character development.

A shared growth mindset contributes to a strengths-based, experiential approach to learning

Students are known and loved by their teachers who meet them where they are to develop their unique strengths and challenge them in their areas of growth.

Students are empowered to grow inward, outward, and upward

From day one through graduation, students are given the freedom to explore—topics of interest, themselves, and the world. Through self-directed learning, emergent curriculum, and adventure experiences, their curiosity is nourished and their passions are uncovered.