Raritan Valley Montessori Academy

Tel: (908)595-2900
Grades: NS-6 | 132 students
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  • Celebrating 50 years, 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 132 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
50%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Raritan Valley Montessori Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size 20 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
10%
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,500

Extracurriculars

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