Hudson Country Montessori School- New Rochelle

340 Quaker Ridge Rd
New Rochelle, NY 10804-0108
Tel: (914)636-6202
Grades: PK-8 | 200 students
Dr. Montessori observed that no two children learn at the same pace or necessarily in the same way.
She developed a method of teaching children individually and through small groups to let students excel to their highest potential in every area of the curriculum. The result is more motivated and enthusiastic students who typicallly work one to two years ahead of grade level.
When not working with a teacher, students work independantly, interdependently, or collaboratevely on multi-discipline projects that afford an abundance of hands-on learning experiences.
Our teachers role is not so much to teach but to direct, guide and mentor and to ask questions that challenge and inspire higher level thinking.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1972

Student Body

Total Students 200 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Hudson Country Montessori School- New Rochelle Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 22 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Navy bottoms, solid color collared shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Varies by age and program.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $4,000
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Stephanie Wice
Admissions Associate Rebecca McCuller


Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Dance, Indoor Soccer, SoccerBasketballDance,
Indoor SoccerSoccer,

School Notes

  • Students without prior Montessori experience should be fundamentally curious and self-motivated.
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