Cedar Hill Prep School Campus
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
CHP is located in Somerset, NJ (population 24,000 people), close to Rutgers University, award winning hospitals, and major highways. It is home to many technology companies, manufacturers, and warehouses. Somerset’s diverse ethnic community, comprised mostly of professionals who value a good education, includes Caucasians, African Americans, Hispanics, and Asians. Twenty-one percent of the residents are foreign born. CHP’s vibrant community embodies diversity, unity, and cultural immersion. As its members are representative of over 25 countries, they embrace these cultural differences and are curious to imbibe, immerse, and understand the world. Students from 23 towns currently attend Cedar Hill Prep School.
Why Cedar Hill Prep School –
Cedar Hill Preparatory School is a National Blue Ribbon school which received its recognition for exemplary high performing students.
Every child at Cedar Hill Prep School matters. They are engaged in learning, extra-curricular activities, and represent a collective voice in the school.
We are a small community where the administration, teachers and students are active members.
Every student excels – Cedar Hill Prep School does not limit its admission to the smartest students. Our philosophy is that a nurturing environment fosters interest and produces positive learning outcomes in every child. We embrace every student who wants to be part of the dynamic community
Affordable – Cedar Hill Prep School is committed to providing a superior education at an affordable price.
Instructional Program – Students receive direct explicit instruction, one on one attention, tangible feedback and assessments for improvement.
Opportunities beyond the classroom – Cedar Hill Prep students are visible and active in Middle School events outside the school. They are active participants in competitions at the county, state and national level.
Beyond Cedar Hill Prep School – Every school that receives a Cedar Hill Prep School student lauds their personality, intellect, oratory skills, spirit and well-rounded education.
Cedar Hill Prep Debate Wins Again! Garden State Debate League held their third inter school debate meet at Cedar Hill Prep School. Forty teams participated with 130 participants. The topics for debate were: Disney Movies Do More Harm Than Good; Ban Single Use Plastic Bags; Major League Baseball’s Plan to Cut Minor League Teams is Justified; All U.S. Presidential Primaries Should Be Held on the Same Day. Four teams from Cedar Hill Prep School finished in the top 10. Cedar Hill Prep School again won trophies for top school in the league and most number of wins. Congratulations debaters!
The Multiple Advantages of a Multilingual CurriculumThere have been a number of studies in recent years that suggest people who speak more than one language are in fact more intelligent. An article written by the New York Times highlights that learning multiple languages could improve cognitive skills beyond those related to language, which is a considerably different viewpoint than previously thought.