EVG Summer Office Hours*
Monday - Thursday, 8:00 am to 3:30 pm
Monday - Thursday from 8:30 am - 2:00 pm
You may call to schedule an appointment at
to ensure that staff is present.
*Summer office hours begin July 5th. We are closed July 4th. Please see special note below.
The Eleanor Van Gelder School serves the students of Edgewater in grades 3-6. Students in preschool through grade 2 attend George Washington School, and students in grades 7-12 attend Leonia Public Schools. To view each of our school's websites, select a school at the top of this page. To view the website for Leonia Public Schools, click here.
Here at the Eleanor Van Gelder School, we are two schools in one:
Grades 5 and 6 students have a different teacher for all subjects. Your child will have a schedule that resembles that of an individualized middle or high school schedule. However, your child will generally stay with his or her peers from class to class.
For specific information on your child’s teacher(s) and program of study, please visit teacher websites by clicking here. If you have questions or concerns please email the teacher(s) directly. Email addresses can be found here.
To report an absence, please call 201-945-4106, extension 2217
After 9:20 am, please call the main office at extension 2128 or 2201