Contacts & Directions

Transportation

Private Transportation to Oak Knoll

Oak Knoll offers private bus transportation routes in various parts of Bergen, Essex, Morris, and Union, New Jersey counties. All bus routes charge an additional annual fee and use a centralized pick-up and drop-off location. 
Oak Knoll families travel from more than 65 Northern New Jersey surrounding communities. We offer a variety of ways to get to and from our Summit, NJ campus every day.

Busing Reimbursement/Town Busing

Some towns provide bus transportation to Oak Knoll. Many towns, that do not provide their own transportation to Oak Knoll, will provide families with aid in lieu of transportation. Contact your local board of education to see if you are eligible. The following boards of education traditionally provide transportation or aid in lieu:*

Essex County, NJ
  • Maplewood/South Orange
  • Millburn/Short Hills

Morris County, NJ
  • Chatham Borough and Township
  • Florham Park
  • Convent Station
  • Harding Township/New Vernon
  • Madison
  • Morristown
  • Morris Township
*In any given year, a local school board may decide not to offer transportation. Oak Knoll has no input regarding their decision.

Families must fill out a current B6T Transportation form in order to be eligible for aid in lieu of transportation or to receive a bus pass if your town itself provides transportation.

NJ Transit Train Service

Many Oak Knoll students travel to Summit via NJ Transit commuter trains or buses. Oak Knoll will provide morning and afternoon shuttle service from the Summit train station to the school.

Yearly one-way cost:
  • $550 for the morning or afternoon shuttle service
  • $850 for round-trip shuttle service

One-way daily passes:
  • $40 for a pack of 10 daily shuttle passes

One form per student must be completed and submitted to sign-up for this service annually.
Oak Knoll School of the Holy Child is a Catholic independent school coeducational from kindergarten to grade 6 and all girls in grades 7 to 12. Oak Knoll was founded in 1924 and is one of 10 schools in the Holy Child Network of Schools that provides independent Catholic education across the United States.

OAK KNOLL SCHOOL OF THE HOLY CHILD

44 Blackburn Road
Summit, NJ 07901
Phone: (908) 522-8109
Email the Lower School (coed, K-6)
Email the Upper School (all-girls, 7-12)

© Oak Knoll School of the Holy Child 2017