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About Stuart Country Day School

Stuart Country Day School of the Sacred Heart is a leading preschool to Grade 12 private school in Princeton, NJ designed just for girls. Stuart's mission is to educate young women to a life of leadership and service within the framework of the Goals and Criteria of the Schools of Sacred Heart.

With a highly personalized and rigorous curriculum, exceptional faculty who know girls well, and the space given to grow in their faith, Stuart girls graduate as compassionate and empowered global citizens who are driven to be forces of change in our world.


Stuart Country Day School was founded in 1963


Stuart is an all girls junior kindergarten through grade 12 school with a co-ed preschool



Stuart Country Day School offers a 5:1 student to faculty ratio


70% of faculty at Stuart hold advanced degrees


Diversity of the student body at Stuart Country Day School


100% of the class of 2021 is attending college


Stuart Upper School offers over 18 AP Courses


Stuart Leadership endorsements: STEM, Arts & Humanities, Social Justice, Business


45 clubs in Middle and Upper School at Stuart


Stuart Athletics offers 11 Upper School interscholastic sports


Stuart Arts Department delivers 25 student performances per year



1358 Mean SAT Score


Stuart Mean ACT Score for Class of 2021


Why All Girls?

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Mission & Philosophy

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School Leadership

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National Center for Girls' Leadership at Stuart
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Faculty and Staff

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Stuart Country Day School of the Sacred Heart admits students of any race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin to all the rights or privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin in the administration of its educational policies, scholarships, or loan programs or athletic or other school-administered programs. Stuart is accredited by the New Jersey Association of Independent Schools and the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, and is a member of the international community of Sacred Heart Schools, the National Association of Independent Schools, the New Jersey Association of Independent Schools, the National Coalition of Girls’ Schools, the Secondary School Admission Board, the College Board, the Education Records Bureau, the Association of Supervision and Curriculum, and the Online School for Girls.
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