DISCOVER SADDLE RIVER DAY SCHOOL
PRE-K 3 TO GRADE 12 • CO-ED, INDEPENDENT DAY SCHOOL
We inspire each child to achieve personal and academic excellence and to become a caring and ethical contributor to society. We empower students with the tools, space and encouragement to find their passions and thrive.
The result? Graduates who own their future.
MILES FROM NYC, WITH BUS ROUTES
STUDENTS ACROSS 3 DIVISIONS FROM 106+ ZIP CODES
STUDENTS IN THE AVERAGE CLASS
of Middle School students complete an independent study
ACRES IN BERGEN COUNTY, NJ
ACCEPTANCE TO 4-YEAR COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES
OF FACULTY HOLD ADVANCED DEGREES
Gain critical thinking skills, problem-solving experience and a global perspective, while exploring talents and passions.
An Entrepreneurial Mindset from the start
Students become inspired thinkers who seek the adventure of pursuing knowledge at every level. Engaging teachers build analytical thought through hands-on learning, big thinking and new technology across all academic disciplines.
Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Coding principles are introduced in kindergarten, robotics teams compete nationally, and experts lead communitywide boot camps—innovation in design, engineering and business can be seen in every program at SRDS.
A standout college application: Gateway Diplomas
Increased academic rigor, strengthened 21st-century skills, better preparation for college. Driven, career-focused Upper School students have the ability to combine their interests with field experience, presentations and an established portfolio.
Become a valued, active participant in an engaging learning community.
Graduate with the internship experiences and research and public speaking skills needed to excel at top colleges and universities.
At Saddle River Day School, we work to find the balance between academics and student passions and encourage students to pursue their interests both through academic inquiry and also through innovative programs.
The SRDS RoboRebels robotics program is back this year and the students have been working hard. They finished in first place at the most recent competition and are sitting at the top of the leaderboard in the league for the NE Edge Conference!
SRDS "lifer" Saurav Trivedi '25 has been accepted to the highly selective Columbia University's Academic Immersion program, open to academically exceptional high school students.
What is it that entrepreneurs need in order to be successful? They need a big idea that solves a problem and the knowledge and education to develop that idea.
As part of Head of School Jalaj Desai’s mandate to “teach kids how to think, not what to think,” the Capstone Project encourages middle school students to examine their interests and passions.
Despite Mother Nature's best attempts to thwart opening day, students were excited to be back on campus and engaged in learning and spending time with their friends and teachers once again.