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
37%
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
33%
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
10%
Average Financial Aid Grant $4,000
Acceptance Rate
84%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Stephanie Wice
Admissions Associate Rebecca McCuller

Sports

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.
Show me:
People Also ViewedPeople Also Viewed Nearby SchoolsNearby Schools
People that viewed Hudson Country Montessori School- New Rochelle also viewed these schools: Thornton-donovan School, The Chapel School, Good Counsel Academy Elementary School, Riverdale Country School and Rye Country Day School.
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • New Rochelle
    Thornton-donovan School
    Alternative School
    Grades: KG-12 | 153 students
    1.4 miles
    100 Overlook Cir
    New Rochelle, NY 10804
    (914)632-8836
    1.4KG-12
    153
  • Bronxville
    The Chapel School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 386 students
    2.1 miles
    172 White Plains Road
    Bronxville, NY 10708
    (914)337-3202
    2.1PK-8
    386
  • White Plains
    Grades: PK-8 | 168 students
    5.9 miles
    52 N Broadway
    White Plains, NY 10603
    (914)761-4423
    5.9PK-8
    168
  • Bronx
    Grades: PK-12 | 1140 students
    7.2 miles
    5250 Fieldston Road
    Bronx, NY 10471
    (718)549-8810
    7.2PK-12
    1140
  • Rye
    Grades: PK-12 | 884 students
    5.8 miles
    Cedar St
    Rye, NY 10580
    (914)925-4513
    5.8PK-12
    884

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.
Area Statistics
Home Gallery
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Westchester County, NY is $5,964 for elementary schools and $22,477 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Westchester County, NY is 76% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).