The Wilberforce School

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Basic Information

Address: 99 Clarksville Road Princeton, NJ
County: Mercer
School District: West Windsor Plainsborough
Phone Number: 609-924-6111
President: Howe Whitman
Principal: Howe Whitman
School Type: Private

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Additional Information

Accreditation: Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools
Founded: 2005
Organization Affiliation: Association of Classical and Christian Schools, Independent School Management, Paideia, The Society for Classical Learning
Ages/Grades: Prek-12th
School Schedule: 8am-3pm
School Holidays: Thanksgiving, Christmas, Easter
School Size: 200
Classroom Size: 10-15
Student/Teacher Ratio: 1/15


Financial Aid:

The Wilberforce School desires to admit students who are academically qualified and whose families believe in the mission and philosophy of the school regardless of their financial situation. Toward that end, we have a generous financial aid program. Applicants who demonstrate financial need will be considered for financial aid by The Wilberforce School Financial Aid Committee.

After School Programs: Yes
School Clubs:

Debate Team, STEAM (Science Technology Engineering Arts and Math), Musical Theatre, 3D Printing and Art, Choir, Lego Robotics, Knitting, Yearbook Club, Chess Club, Math Club, Homework Club

Admissions Deadline: Applications are accepted on a rolling basis
Mission Statement:

The Wilberforce School was founded to provide a distinctively Christian education characterized by academic excellence and joyful discovery within a classical framework.rk.

Philosophy/Belief Statement:

Our understanding of God as Creator and of His saving purposes in Jesus Christ undergirds all of our teaching and conduct. In providing a truly Christian education, we seek to nurture students who have a genuine love of learning, who are equipped to live as vibrant Christians, and who can articulate and defend the Christian message with clarity, creativity, and conviction.

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