Children's House Creative Center

437 Pompton Ave,
Caldwell, NJ, 07006-0700
Tel: (973)239-3442
Grades: PK - K | 25 students
The little red schoolhouse on Pompton Avenue in Cedar Grove known as “Children’s House” was established as an accredited Montessori educational facility in 1962 by Kenneth Edelson, editor and publisher of Children’s House Educational Magazine.
Over the last 4 decades of the school’s operation, generations of marvelous young people have crossed the threshold to successful careers as lifelong students passionate in their love of learning.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 25 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 20%
State avg.: 29%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Montclair Kimberley Academy (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Catherine Of Siena School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Children's Institute (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Cedar Grove St. Catherine Of Siena School
    (Roman Catholic)
    39 E Bradford Ave
    Cedar Grove , NJ , 07009
    (973)239-6968
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.6  mi  |  273  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Verona The Children's Institute
    Special Education School
    1 Sunset Ave
    Verona , NJ , 07044
    (973)509-3050
    Special Education School
    0.8  mi  |  160  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Montclair The Montclair Kimberley Academy
    201 Valley Road
    Montclair , NJ , 07042
    (973)746-9800
    0.9  mi  |  1037  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Cedar Grove Washington Academy
    Special Education School
    520 Pompton Ave
    Cedar Grove , NJ , 07009
    (973)239-6555
    Special Education School
    1  mi  |  135  students  |  Gr.  K-12
  • Verona Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Our Lady Of The Lake School
    (Roman Catholic)
    22 Lakeside Avenue
    Verona , NJ , 07044
    (973)239-1160
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.1  mi  |  250  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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