The mission of The Pingry School is to foster in students a lifelong commitment to intellectual exploration, individual growth, and social responsibility by inspiring and supporting them to strive for academic and personal excellence within an ethical framework that places the highest value on honor and respect for others.
Discover who we are.
We’re enlivened by our shared values and singular voices, our history and our collective future.
I Am Pingry
Meet our students.
Even as we set high standards—our students are still warm, witty, generous people.
Explore Pingry by the numbers.
At Pingry, our abundance of offerings is the wellspring of our excellence.
Explore our three expansive campuses.
Our campuses make space for a thousand ways of thinking, being, and doing.
Head of School
Get to Know Tim Lear.
Tim Lear is Pingry's 17th Head of School in our 162-year history.
Board of Trustees
Meet our Officers & Trustees.
To us, an outstanding education is rooted in strong relationships across generations.
PINGRY IS HOME TO OPPORTUNITY
The free time built into our schedule encourages me to push myself to get involved in different things. Pingry is like a gym. All the equipment is there, but it’s up to you to use it.” Anthony, Grade 10
PINGRY IS HOME TO BALANCE
I love Pingry because we have fun inside and outside of the classroom.” Wells, Grade 7
PINGRY IS HOME TO POSSIBILITY
My favorite memory at Pingry is when the girls’ lacrosse team came to visit us from the Upper School. There is so much to look forward to. I can’t wait to be in the school play when I get older!” Yuvika, Grade 2
PINGRY IS HOME TO RESILIENCE
Math teaches me resilience. It was hard this year but Mr. Buckley made sure I understood. He always has a trick or saying that helps us.” Jordi, Grade 5
PINGRY IS HOME TO INTEGRITY
The Honor Code helps me understand what is expected of me and what to expect from others.” Camila, Grade 6
PINGRY IS HOME TO HUMAN CONNECTION
I grew up here. This place is my home. Yes, we work hard at Pingry, but there is no expectation to be perfect. Pingry is a place where you can be yourself because people are rooting for you along the way.” Jada, Grade 12
PINGRY IS HOME TO UNABASHED JOY
Being excited about things is what makes this place special. At Pingry, people aren’t afraid to show that they care deeply about their work, whether it is the musical or a sports tournament or a class. There is joy in being free to do what you love.” Emily, Grade 12
PINGRY IS HOME TO COURAGE
Pingry is a place where it is encouraged to make mistakes, learn from them, and improve the next time. It's okay to be afraid to fail; it's having the courage to take the risk in spite of that fear that is vital.” Maria, Class of 2023
PINGRY IS HOME TO PURPOSE
Even when you get knocked down, your teachers, friends, teammates, and coaches will build you back up. Pingry has taught me to stay grounded and remain true to my purpose. We celebrate each other when we’re up, but we also root for each other when we’re down.” Donnie, Grade 10