The Children''s Academy

37 Church Mall,
Springfield, NJ, 07081-0708
     Tel: (973)379-3524
Grades: PK - K | 2 students
The Children's Academy is a Montessori school providing an excellent Montessori education for children ages 2 1/2 thru 6 1/2.
Each child is encouraged to work to their fullest potential, while providing a peaceful and nurturing environment throughout the school.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Other Montessori association(s)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 2 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 3%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade The Children

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 24:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 18 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,700
Tuition Notes Half day is the popular class of choice. All day provides a total Montessori experience.
Acceptance Rate 100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Debra Smith
Admissions Associate Karen Sarno

School Notes:

The Children's Academy has three classrooms each designed to create the true Montessori experience. The Little Room enriches children 2 1/2 thru 3 1/2. The Transitional Room creates the perfect environment for 3 to 4 year olds and the Big Room creates the ultimate Montessori experience for children 3 thru 6 1/2.end-->

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Milton School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Alpine Montessori of Millburn (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Alpine Montessori of Millburn (0.3 miles away)
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  • MillburnAlpine Montessori of Millburn
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    (973)379-4710
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    0.3 mi | 15 students | Gr. NS-K                      
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    MillburnNJ07041
    (973)376-3534
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    0.6 mi | 12 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • SpringfieldSt James The Apostle School
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    41 S Springfield Ave
    SpringfieldNJ07081
    (973)376-5194
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    0.7 mi | 174 students | Gr. PK-8                      
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    Short HillsNJ07078
    (973)379-3973
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    0.8 mi | 190 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • SpringfieldEarly Childhood Program at Temple Beth Ahm Yisrael
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    (973)376-0539
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