The Spring School

67 N Summit Street,
Tenafly, NJ, 07670-0767
Tel: (201)541-5780
Grades: PK - 8 | 255 students
The Spring School offer classes fom Preschool to 8th Grade.
Our teachers are trained to "follow the child".
They respect the choice of a little girl, just experiencing the power of learning to control her pincer fingers, who heads straight for the tweezers and spends forty minutes transferring beads from one bowl to another.
Curiosity and independence are fostered by the freedom in our class.
Every child has strengths as well as weaknesses.
We respect both.
Our curriculum is structured and sequenced.
Each child moves through it at his or her own rate.
At the Spring School, it is "cool" to be smart, and friends are eager to compare their levels of achievement.
We aim to produce students who think clearly and write well, and who are confident of their ability to solve problems.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 255 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade The Spring School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 24:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Academy Of The Holy Angels (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lubavitch On The Palisades (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Lubavitch On The Palisades (0.4 miles away)
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  • Tenafly Lubavitch On The Palisades
    (Jewish)
    11 Harold St
    Tenafly , NJ , 07670
    (201)871-1152
    (Jewish)
    0.4  mi  |  60  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Tenafly
    Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Our Lady Of Mount Carmel
    (Roman Catholic)
    10 County Rd
    Tenafly , NJ , 07670
    (201)567-6491
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.7  mi  |  166  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Cresskill Academy Of St Therese Of Lisiuex
    (Roman Catholic)
    220 Jefferson Ave
    Cresskill , NJ , 07626
    (201)568-4296
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.8  mi  |  200  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Tenafly Children's Corner
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    34 W Clinton Avenue
    Tenafly , NJ , 07670
    (201)894-0555
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.8  mi  |  8  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Demarest Academy Of The Holy Angels
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    315 Hillside Ave
    Demarest , NJ , 07627
    (201)768-7822
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    0.9  mi  |  557  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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