Childrens House Montessori School

417 Montgomery Street
Highland Park, NJ 08904-0890
Tel: (732)545-4997
Grades: NS-PK | 46 students
Located in Highland Park, New Jersey, Children`s House Montessori School has been a mainstay in the community for over 30 years.
Since 1970, our school has provided an outstanding and authentic Montessori education for children between the ages of 2-6.
Children`s House is a full affiliate with the American Montessori Society (AMS), and a member of the North American Montessori Teacher Association (NAMTA), and licensed by the State of New Jersey`s Division of Youth and Family Services (DYFS).

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Other Montessori association(s)
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-Prekindergarten
ADD/ADHD Support Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported yes
Year Founded 1969

Student Body

Total Students 46 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
50%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Childrens House Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Please call for tuition costs
Admissions Director Sandra Murgacz

School Notes

  • Recognized as one of the oldest Montessori schools in the state, Children's House Montessori School closely adheres to the Montessori principles, philosophy and Code of Ethics. Our head teachers and administrators (in addition to their BA degrees) are graduates of MACTE accredited teacher training programs. We have beautifully equipped indoor and outdoor environments, especially designed to meet the needs of young children. We welcome visitors and observers to our school. Please feel free to call or email us if you'd like a tour.
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5.0  5/17/2016
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