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"Pennington is such a friendly and welcoming place; I felt I had been there forever in just my first week." Read more.
- Chloe B., Class of 2022
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"From the academic program to the food in the Dining Hall, The Pennington School encourages students to be open to trying new things." Read More.- Sanjana P., Class of 2024
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"Pennington Varsity Girls' Soccer carries a legacy. We are a family that has each other's backs on and off the field. That is what makes playing here so special!" - Stephanie B., Class of 2022

The Pennington Girls' Soccer team poses with a plaque at the Mercer County Tournament.
  • Honor
  • Virtue
  • Humility

The Pennington School is committed to developing individual excellence in all of its students.

Since 1838

"The Pennington Drama community welcomed me on my first day freshman year and has since become my second family. My teachers and peers are so creative and supportive, and challenge me to become the best performer I can."
- Maddy F., Class of 2021

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"Pennington is helping prepare me for the future, both academically and socially." Read More. - Ricky L., Class of 2023
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"Pennington has helped me to excel academically. The teachers take time to help you understand the subjects and are always available for extra help." Read more.- Tyler H., Class of 2024

Meet Our Community

We are very proud of our reputation as a school exceptionally devoted to our students' success. But don't just take our word for it--see what our teachers, parents, alumni, and students have to say.

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The Pennington Experience Offers You:


Countries Represented on Campus.


Ratio of Students to Teachers.


Advanced placement and honors courses.


Student Participation in Community Service.


Average Class Size.


Athletic Teams.


Arts Performances Yearly.




Special Events Each Year.


Clubs and Activities.

A Glance at Pennington

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