Somerset Hills Montessori School

173 Madisonville Road
Basking Ridge, NJ 07920-0792
     Tel: (908)221-0797
Grades: NS - 1 | 69 students
The Somerset Hills Montessori School was incorporated in 1978 as a non-profit, non-sectarian school.
It serves pre-school through elementary age children, and is accredited by the New Jersey Department of Education.
It offers full day and half-day programs for children 18 months to 7 years old.
The school follows the Montessori curriculum and methods of teaching.
Miss Anneliese Glusa is founder of the school and has served as its Director since the schools inception.
The staff of the school consists of licensed Montessori teachers and qualified teachers aides.
The aim at the Somerset Hills Montessori School is the development of each child's full potential in a carefully prepared environment, where children can discover for themselves and work independently at their own pace.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 1

Student Body

Total Students 69 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 30%
State avg.: 30%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 40:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

School Notes:

The Somerset Hills Montessori School was incorporated in 1978 as a non-profit, non-sectarian school. It serves pre-school through elementary age children, and is accredited by the New Jersey Department of Education. It offers full day and half-day programs for children 16 months to 7 years old. The school follows the Montessori curriculum and methods of teaching. Miss Anneliese Glusa is founder of the school and has served as its Director since the schools inception. The staff of the school consists of licensed Montessori teachers and qualified teachers aides. The aim at the Somerset Hills Montessori School is the development of each child's full potential in a carefully prepared environment, where children can discover for themselves and work independently at their own pace.

Profile last updated: 12/20/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Villa Walsh Academy (3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lord Stirling School (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Mendham Country Day School (0 miles away)
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