The Red Oaks School

21 Cutler Street,
Morristown, NJ, 07960-0796
Tel: (973)539-7853
Grades: PK - 8 | 206 students
The mission of The Red Oaks School is to lay the foundation for students to be engaged global citizens equipped with 21st century skills.
The learning environment is dynamic, progressive, and embraces best practice in education.
Our focus is on nurturing development of the whole child as we promote self-confidence, academic achievement, and a love of learning.
Rooted in Montessori principles and enhanced by current validated research, the educational approach features mixed age classes, low student teacher ratios (9:1), and a child-centered curriculum that allows students to learn deeply and at their own pace.
Core values of respect, dignity, and social awareness are actively fostered.
Artist- and scientist-in-residence programs, environmental projects, music, drama, and technology enhance the program.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. New Jersey Association of Independent Schools
American Montessori Society (AMS)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 206 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade The Red Oaks School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 13 / rolling
Admissions Director Laura Gregoire

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Shepard Academy (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cheder Lubavitch (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Cheder Lubavitch (0.8 miles away)
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  • Morristown Shepard Academy
    Special Education School
    8 Columba St
    Morristown , NJ , 07960
    (973)984-1600
    Special Education School
    0.3  mi  |  40  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Morristown
    Shepard High School
    Special Education School
    10 Columba Street
    Morristown , NJ , 07960
    (973)984-1600
    Special Education School
    0.3  mi  |  142  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Morristown
    Cheder Lubavitch
    (Jewish)
    Po Box 1996
    Morristown , NJ , 07962
    (973)455-0168
    (Jewish)
    0.8  mi  |  151  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Morris Plains St Virgil Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    238 Speedwell Ave
    Morris Plains , NJ , 07950
    (973)539-7267
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.9  mi  |  78  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Morristown Assumption Of The Bvm School
    (Roman Catholic)
    63 Macculloch Ave
    Morristown , NJ , 07960
    (973)538-0590
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.1  mi  |  431  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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