Admission

At Gill St. Bernard’s, you will discover at least one passion that you wouldn’t have imagined on the first day of school.

Our teachers will give you the encouragement, perspective, and support—not simply to tackle challenging coursework—but to take healthy risks and pursue new interests. Opportunities for learning and exploration abound here. Don’t be content to map out your future. Discover it.

Gill students are energetic, creative, gifted, thoughtful, purpose-driven, and committed to service.

Guided by skilled and passionate educators excited each day about working with them, Gill students thrive in a place where ideas are nurtured and talents are celebrated. For the past 120 years, Gill has had the opportunity of working with amazing students and, as a result, our alumni are leaders, innovators, and change-agents.

At Gill, discover yourself.

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Upcoming Admission Events:
January 14, 2021, 9:00 a.m. Virtual Panel Discussion
February 2, 2021, 9:00 a.m. Virtual Panel Discussion

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Our Campus

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Don't just take our word for it! Fulbright Scholar Jack Lowe believes the small class sizes and the strong sense of community helped him to take on leadership roles and to appreciate the value of service. Parent Tara Kelly explains how GSB finds each student's inner self and hidden talents.

If you want to be part of an inclusive, thoughtful, dynamic learning community, we welcome you to learn more and consider joining us at Gill St. Bernard’s School.

Admission Process

Admission Process

GSB welcomes applications from students who demonstrate academic potential and who are deemed likely to benefit from and contribute to the GSB community. To be considered for admission, applicants must submit a complete application, which varies by grade level, and includes components such as transcripts, exam results, teacher recommendations, writing samples, and a campus visit.

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Affording Gill

Affording Gill

A GSB education is a significant investment in your child’s future. We are committed to building a community of talented, passionate, creative, and thoughtful students from a diverse range of backgrounds independent of financial circumstances.

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Campus Tour

Campus Tour

Gill St. Bernard’s is a private, coeducational day school for students in preschool, prekindergarten, kindergarten, and through grade 12, located in suburban New Jersey. Each of the three school divisions provide a rigorous, meaningful, and developmentally-appropriate curriculum, and all students benefit from the environmental learning on our 208-acre campus, which includes our working, sustainable Home Winds Farm.

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FAQs

FAQs

What is the most important part of the application for admission? What makes Gill St. Bernard's distinctive? What does the school's tagline "Balance Matters" mean? Learn all this and more!

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Request Information

Request Information

Thank you for your interest in Gill St. Bernard's School! Please complete our form and we will send a package with more information about our school. If you have any additional questions, please contact us at 908-234-1611, extension 245.

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GSB is fortunate to have a dedicated group of parent volunteers who are available to families throughout the admission process to answer questions about GSB.

If you would like to connect with a member of the Parent Admission Network (PAN), request more information, or schedule a meeting, please fill out the form below or call the Office of Admission at 908-234-1611, ext. 245.

Meet The Team

Sarah Rowland

Sarah Rowland

Director of Admission and Financial Aid
B.A., History/Sociology-Anthropology, Denison University
Ann Marie Blackman

Ann Marie Blackman

Associate Director of Admission and Assistant Director of Financial Aid
B.S., Accounting, St. Peter's College, NJ
Cliff Schafer

Cliff Schafer

Assistant Director of Admission and Athletic Liaison
B.A., Montclair State University, NJ
Donna Orr

Donna Orr

Admission Office Manager
B.A., University of Phoenix
Willard Taylor

Willard Taylor

Director of Athletics; Senior Associate of Admission
B.A., Upsala College
M. Phil., Columbia University