Application Process
Our 2020-2021 application season is now closed. If you are interested in applying for our second round, please contact Alice Rollo at to help you through the process. 

Decision Days
Decisions will be posted on your Ravenna portal on the following dates:
PreK3 - 8th Grade applicants: Friday, February 5th by 4PM
9th - 11th Grade applicants: Thursday, February 25th by 4PM

We are delighted that you are interested in learning about the Dwight-Englewood School. As the area's longest-established independent PreK through Grade 12 co-ed day school, our students take advantage of an unparalleled rich academic experience that is both traditional and innovative. We provide a rigorous college preparatory program rooted in the classical liberal arts while at the same time preparing students with the 21st-century skills they they will need for their futures.

We enroll dynamic classes of talented, motivated and responsible students whose learning is deepened by their engagement with their peers and caring faculty. Students thrive here in a variety of ways both in the classroom and via extra and co-curricular activities such as that found in  the artsathletics and leadership and service offerings. Our community of over 1000 students represents more than 80 dynamic communities  in Bergen, Hudson and Rockland counties, as well as New York City. 
In the tradition of the nation's finest independent schools, we offer small classes and stimulating coursework that encourages students to take risks and to learn to pursue their passions. What distinguishes us from our peers is the rich diversity within our school community, our unique elective curriculum  and our strong mandate to meet the challenges of a changing world and make it better.

We pride ourselves in having a friendly admissions team, eager to introduce you to our dynamic community. We look forward to meeting you soon!


The D-E Admissions Team

Deep Dive Zoom Recordings


Dwight-Englewood is a non-profit corporation accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools and the New Jersey Association of Independent Schools. Dwight-Englewood School is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of sex, ethnicity, age, national origin, religion, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy or military veteran status. The diversity of our student body supports our commitment to employ a diverse faculty and staff. Educators and staff from all backgrounds who bring knowledge and expertise in equity, diversity and multicultural education are especially encouraged to apply.
Mailing Address: 315 East Palisade Avenue Englewood, NJ 07631
gps: 81 Lincoln Street, Englewood, NJ 07631
201-569-9500 Email:
Located in Englewood, New Jersey, Dwight-Englewood is a greater New York City area private school with a rigorous college prep curriculum for boys and girls in preschool through grade 12.