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The Hun School of Princeton is an independent, coeducational, private day and boarding college preparatory school, where individual attention and strong student-faculty relationships are the hallmarks of a Hun School education. Student-centered, hands-on learning prepare students for the global community in which they will live and work.

Located between Philadelphia and New York City, The Hun School of Princeton is nestled on an idyllic forty-five acre campus, less than two miles from downtown Princeton and Princeton University. Students in grades six through a post-graduate year comprise a student body of 635, representing a diverse blend of nationalities, races, religions, and traditions.  The Hun School is home to 160 resident students from across the country and world. 

By the Numbers

List of 30 items.

  • 1914

    Founded
  • 524, 95

    Upper School and Middle School students
  • 159, 31

    Resident students, resident faculty on campus
  • 150, 220

    Students in the Class of 2015, Colleges and Universities where they were accepted 
  • 150

    Available courses
  • 106

    Faculty and administration
  • 100

    Percentage of students participating in one of the School’s 58 clubs or 51 sports teams
  • 56

    Members of Student Government
  • 87

    Percentage of scores of 3 or higher on AP tests taken in 2015
  • 80

    Learning spaces equipped with Apple TV
  • 71

    Percentage of faculty who hold advanced degrees
  • 58, 16, 51

    Clubs, Sports offered, Teams  
  • 52, 45, 1.5

    Miles from New York City, Philadelphia, Downtown Princeton
  • 45

    Campus acres
  • 40

    Scholar-athletes in the Class of 2014 who will compete in NCAA collegiate
    athletics
  • 30

    Percentage of students receiving financial aid
  • 30

    Students from the Class of 2015 inducted to the Cum Laude Society
  • 29, 16

    Countries and states represented by the student body
  • 15

    Counselors and deans
  • 14

    Alumni working at The Hun School
  • 14

    Average class size
  • 12

    Harkness tables
  • 7

    Science laboratories
  • 6

    Global and Immersion trips
  • 5

    Faculty who are published authors
  • 4

    Raider Houses
  • 4

    3D Printers
  • 3

    Scholars Tracks
  • 2, 1

    Van de Graaf generators, blue 1,000 milliwatt laser
  • 1:7

    Faculty to student ratio
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      Did you know?

      The Hun School was founded as a tutoring school. One of Dr. Hun's first pupils was great American novelist F. Scott Fitzgerald.

The Hun School of Princeton is an independent, coeducational, private day and boarding college preparatory school.  Student-centered, hands-on learning prepares students for the global community in which they will live and work.

176 Edgerstoune Road, Princeton, NJ 08540  |  Phone: (609) 921-7600 | Email: admiss@hunschool.org