About Us

Best NJ Private School Near You

Cedar Hill Preparatory School is a Non-sectarian
Preschool – Grade 8 school located in Somerset, NJ.

The school is authorized under Federal Law to enroll non-immigrant students.

The Cedar Hill Preparatory School, one of the NJ best private schools near Somerset, Union, & Middlesex Counties, has a curriculum that is carefully designed to provide visible learning outcomes. We evaluate student performance and benchmark it against the curriculum and are constantly making changes to improve understanding. Students of Cedar Hill Preparatory School have consistently been in the top 10 percentile of the nation for the last 8 years.

Best NJ Private School Diversity

At Cedar Hill Preparatory School, every member whether administrator, teacher or parent embraces cultural differences. Each one is curious to imbibe, immerse and understand the world. Our students represent more than 23 countries, there is unity in this diverse community and cultural immersion.

We sow the seeds of curiosity, love for knowledge and the will to engage socially such that every student leaves us with a sense of identity and purpose in life.

Fast Facts

Founded in 2003, Cedar Hill Prep School is a secular, independent school serving students in Grades Preschool through 8. The Faculty and Student bodies are representative of the global community.

Student to Teacher Ratio = 12 to 1
30 Total Faculty Members. 50% Have Advanced Educational Degrees
Student Engagement
Academic Stimulation

We offer morning care, aftercare, and an array of after school clubs for all ages:

  • Art Club
  • Band
  • Basketball
  • Concert Choir
  • Debate Team
  • Golf
  • Jazz
  • Music
  • Performing Arts
  • Reading & Writing Club
  • Robotics Club
  • Sports
  • Theater

We use a uniquely crafted House System to foster leadership within our school community:

• Cherokee Bears
• Ramapo Falcons
• Lenape Owls
• Shawnee Beavers

Our students compete in national competitions such as History Bee, Geography Bee, Math League and Debate League.

Top High Schools Attended by Cedar Hill Prep’s 8th Grade Graduates:
Lawrenceville School, Peddie School, Princeton Day School, Pennington, Pingry.

Percentage of students scoring in Top 20% of Nation on Standardized Tests: 100%

Secondary School Admission Test (SSAT) scores: Range – 1920 -2400; 80% of the students – 2010-2400

Community Service Requirement for Graduation: 5 hours per grade

Additional requirements: Capstone Research Project for Grades 5-8

Sports: Middle School League for Soccer and Basketball

Best NJ Private School Near Me-Distances From

Campus/Facilities: 9 acre campus located in Somerset, NJ

• 14.5 miles from Princeton, NJ
• 10 miles from Warren,NJ
• 12 miles from Edison,NJ

Our NJ private school targeted towns are Somerset, Piscataway, Hillsborough, Middlesex, Warren, Watchung, Dunellen, Greenbrook, North Brunswick, South Brunswick, Princeton, Kendall Park, Franklin Park, North Plainfield, Highland Park, Edison, Bridgewater, Martinsville and more                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      

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