Quick Facts


General Information

  • Co-ed college preparatory day school for ages 3 through 12th grade.
  • Founded in 1837.
  • Founded as an Episcopal boarding school in the 19th century, Doane Academy is now a day school and is open to all faiths.
  • Located in Burlington, New Jersey on the banks of the Delaware River, 17 miles north of Philadelphia.
  • 15-acre riverfront campus with six main buildings and a chapel. The chapel and two of the main buildings are on The National Registry of Historic Places.
  • We currently enroll 243 students coming to us from a total of 56 cities and towns in New Jersey and Pennsylvania.
  • Student-teacher ratio is 7:1.
  • 51% of students received need-based financial aid, totaling $1,247,197, in the current school year.
  • 11 Honors courses and 17 Advanced Placement courses.
  • 17 total interscholastic teams (9 girls, 7 boys, and 1 co-ed).
  • Chapel services are held once per week.

Class of 2022 & 2023 College Acceptances

First page of the PDF file: CollegeAcceptanceCollage2023

Accreditation and Membership

  • Accredited by the Middle States Association Commissions on Elementary and Secondary Schools (MSA-CESS)
  • Accredited by the New Jersey Association of Independent Schools (NJAIS)
  • Member, National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
  • Member, Association of Delaware Valley Independent Schools (ADVIS)