Pennington Montessori School

Tel: (609)737-1331
Grades: NS-K | 97 students
The education of a young child does not aim at preparing him for school, but for life." Dr. Maria Montessori.
Our Montessori program is a unique cycle of learning designed to take advantage of the childs sensitive periods between 6 weeks and 6 years when they can absorb information easily from a prepared enriched environment. Children are provided with stimulating activities and structure in an environment which works to prepare them for a lifetime of learning well beyond their years of formal education.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-Kindergarten
Year Founded 1978

Student Body

Total Students 97 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Pennington Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 14 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

School Notes

  • The education of a young child does not aim at preparing him for school, but for life." Dr. Maria Montessori. Our Montessori program is a unique cycle of learning designed to take advantage of the childs sensitive periods between 18 months and 6 years when they can absorb information easily from a prepared enriched environment. Children are provided with stimulating activities and structure in an environment which works to prepare them for a lifetime of learning well beyond their years of formal education.

Profile last updated: 01/29/2016

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is The Lawrenceville School (4.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Cambridge School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Village Learning Center (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pennington
    The Village Learning Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK | 120 students
    0.3 miles
    15 Yard
    Pennington, NJ 08534
    (609)737-7877
    0.3PK
    120
  • Pennington
    The Cambridge School
    Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 125 students
    0.4 miles
    100 Straube Center Blvd
    Pennington, NJ 08534
    (609)730-9553
    0.4K-12
    125
  • Pennington
    Grades: 6-12 | 521 students
    0.7 miles
    112 W Delaware Avenue
    Pennington, NJ 08534
    (609)737-6128
    0.76-12
    521
  • Pennington
    Child Development Center Bms
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: K-1 | 65 students
    1.9 miles
    311 Pennington Rocky Hill Rd
    Pennington, NJ 08534
    (609)818-6200
    1.9K-1
    65
  • Pennington
    The Learning Experience
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 49 students
    2.7 miles
    795 Denow Rd Bldg B
    Pennington, NJ 08534
    (609)737-2300
    2.7PK-K
    49

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