The Village School

100 West Prospect St.,
Waldwick, NJ, 07463-0745
Tel: (201)445-6160
Grades: NS - 8 | 240 students
The Village School is a private, not for profit Montessori school for children ages 18 months to 14 years from New Jersey's Bergen and Passaic Counties and New York's Rockland County.
Its programs, ranging from Toddler to Middle School, are grounded in the philosophy of Dr.
Maria Montessori reflecting the belief that each child, through individual talents, interests and learning styles, is inherently unique.
The Village School is accredited by the American Montessori Society and the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and is a member of the New Jersey Association of Independent Schools.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
New Jersey Association of Independent Schools
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 8
Year Founded 1977

Student Body

Total Students 240 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade The Village School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 20 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Judith Trubac

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Forum School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Forum School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Waldwick Seventh-day Adventist School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Waldwick The Forum School
    Special Education School
    107 Wyckoff Ave
    Waldwick , NJ , 07463
    (201)444-5882
    Special Education School
    0.2  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  UG
  • Waldwick
    Waldwick Seventh-day Adventist School
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    70 Wyckoff Ave
    Waldwick , NJ , 07463
    (201)652-6078
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    0.4  mi  |  90  students  |  Gr.  PK-10
  • Waldwick
    The Little School Of Waldwick
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    40 Franklin Tpke Ste C
    Waldwick , NJ , 07463
    (201)689-0034
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.6  mi  |  17  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • Ho Ho Kus Eclc Of New Jersey
    Special Education School
    302 N Franklin Tpke
    Ho Ho Kus , NJ , 07423
    (201)670-7880
    Special Education School
    0.9  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Midland Park Eastern Christian Elementary School
    (Christian)
    25 Baldin Dr
    Midland Park , NJ , 07432
    (973)427-4729
    (Christian)
    1.4  mi  |  204  students  |  Gr.  PK-4

School Reviews

  • Recommended March 05, 2013 - A wonderful school teaching children how to respect eachother and seek answers in independent and creative ways. ... even at 18 months old. Staff is wonderful; caring, insightful and always available. - Posted by Parent
  • Recommended February 14, 2013 - We love the Village School, the montessori education is outstanding. The teachers and staff are wonderful. Go see for yourself. - Posted by Parent
  • Recommended August 20, 2012 - Offers Montessori education through 8th grade. Outstanding academic and arts programs. The school has just kicked off a capital campaign to enlarge and modernize further. Very tight knit parent community. - Posted by Parent

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