Princeton Montessori School

487 Cherry Valley Road,
Princeton, NJ, 08540-0854
     Tel: (609)924-4594
Grades: NS - 8
Princeton Montessori School, founded in 1968, is an independent, coeducational day school, dedicated to the highest quality education of children, from infancy through middle school,according to the values and principles of the Montessori philosophy.
The teachers nurture the individual child’s innate abilities and self-exploration that provide children with the skills and foundation for leading full lives.
Parents are supported through educational resources and classes and encouraged to be active participants in the school community.
The recruitment, training and continued mentorship of talented teachers, along with the integrated curriculum and environments which are tailored to meet the developmental needs of the individual child, are the priorities of the School.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 8
Year Founded 1968

Student Body

Total Students n/a
Student Body Type Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 30%
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Mary Beth Evans
Admissions Associate Banu Eser

School Notes:

Five cornerstone multiage programs are offered:

  • Infant (through 18 months)
  • Toddler (through three years)
  • Primary (through Kindergarten)
  • Elementary (through Fifth grade)
  • Middle School (through Eighth grade)

Before- and after-school programs extend the hours of operation 7:30am - 6:00pm.

Find out about our summer program - SummerQuest.

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Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Stuart Country Day School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Princeton Academy of the Sacred Heart (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Princeton Academy of the Sacred Heart (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • PrincetonPrinceton Academy of the Sacred Heart
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    1128 Great Road
    PrincetonNJ08540
    (609)921-6499
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    0.3 mi | 218 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • PrincetonStuart Country Day School
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    1200 Stuart Rd
    PrincetonNJ08540
    (609)923-2330
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    1 mi | 433 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • PrincetonPrinceton Day School
    650 Great Road
    PrincetonNJ08540
    (609)924-6700
    1.4 mi | 936 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • PrincetonWaldorf School of Princeton
    Special Program Emphasis
    1062 Cherry Hill Rd
    PrincetonNJ08540
    (609)466-1970
    Special Program Emphasis
    1.6 mi | 142 students | Gr. NS-8                      
  • PrincetonThe Lewis School of Princeton
    Montessori School
    53 Bayard Lane
    PrincetonNJ08540
    (609)924-8120
    Montessori School
    2.6 mi | n/a students | Gr. NS-12                      

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