At A Glance

  • Year Established: 1973
  • Location: Englewood, NJ
  • Type of School: Day School, CO-ED
  • Campus Size: 320 Acres
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  • Grades: Pre K-12
  • Total Enrollment: 900
  • Average Class Size: 13
  • Teacher to Student Ratio: 1:7
  • AP Classes: 18
  • Average SAT Score: 1959
  • College Matriculation: 100%
  • ESL Program: No
  • Admission Requirments: TOEFL + SSAT + Interview

About the School

Dwight-Englewood School (D-E) is a coeducational, independent school of approximately 900 students, serving a seamless education experience for students in preschool through Grade 12. Comprised of three divisions -- the Lower, Middle, and Upper Schools -- each with their own distinctive personality, D-E is the most ethnically-diverse school in Bergen County with students who represent over 80 communities in New Jersey and New York. The school is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and the New Jersey Association of Independent Schools, and is a member of the National Association of Independent Schools.

Dwight-Englewood gives the highest quality preparation for college and university work while fostering independent thinking; the ability to solve problems; and the skills, tolerance, and integrity it takes to thrive in our multifaceted world. 

Mission Statement

As a community of learners, Dwight-Englewood School strives to foster in each student a passion for life-long learning. We seek excellence, honor integrity, and embrace diversity in order to meet the challenges of a changing world and make it better.


Graduation Requirements:

Arts, English, Ethics, History, Language, Mathematics, Science, PE/Health, Community Service

Honors Courses

The Quest, America: Choices & Voices, English Seminar, Ancient & Medieval World, Modern America, Issues in American Law, Microeconomics, Contemporary World History, U.S. History Seminar, Ancient Philosophy in Spanish, Modern Philosophy in Spanish, Math 9 Special, Integrated Math with Modeling, Pre-calculus, Calculus, College Linear Algebra, Multivariable Calculus, Nonlinear Dynamics, Integrated Biology & Chemistry, Physics, Accelerated French, French, Latin, Spanish

AP Courses