Raritan Valley Montessori Academy

120 Finderne Avenue
Bridgewater, NJ 08807-0880
Tel: (908)595-2900
Grades: NS-6 | 108 students
A student works on the 100 board.
A student works on the 100 board.
We are a community of students, parents and faculty defined by and committed to the four pillars of our mission; excellence, universal values, global understanding and service to others.
Academic preparation is not our only goal.
We develop social skills, emotional growth, global citizenship and responsibility and physical coordination.
We encourage the development of self-esteem, self-motivation, enthusiasm for learning, and being closely bonded to our community and the world.
It is our committment that our students respect themselves, each other and the environment.
This philosophy permeates our teaching of children from toddlers through 6th grade.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-6
Year Founded 1967

Student Body

Total Students 108 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Raritan Valley Montessori Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 21 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniform for elementary)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $10,000
Tuition Notes Varies by program and number of days.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,500
Admissions Director Diane M. Dodds


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. art, drama, karate, sports art, drama, karate, sports,

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Green Brook Academy (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Learning Gate (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Jerry Davis Early Center For Children and Families (1.9 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bridgewater
    The Learning Gate
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: K | 96 students
    0 miles
    120 Finderne Ave
    Bridgewater, NJ 08807
  • Manville
    Grades: NS-PK | 15 students
    1.9 miles
    141 South Main Street
    Manville, NJ 08835
  • Bound Brook
    Green Brook Academy
    Special Education School
    Grades: 7-12 | 34 students
    2 miles
    Po Box 947
    Bound Brook, NJ 08805
  • Manville
    Grades: PK-8 | 197 students
    2.1 miles
    99 N 13th Ave
    Manville, NJ 08835
  • Somerset
    New Road School of Somerset
    Special Education School
    Grades: 7-12 | 177 students
    2.1 miles
    2200 Cottontail Lane
    Somerset, NJ 08873

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