Raritan Valley Montessori Academy

120 Finderne Avenue,
Bridgewater, NJ, 08807-0880
Tel: (908)595-2900
Grades: NS - 6 | 109 students
 We are a community of students, parents and faculty defined by and committed to the four pillars of our mission; excellence, universal values, global understanding and service to others.
Academic preparation is not our only goal.
We develop social skills, emotional growth, global citizenship and responsibility and physical coordination.
We encourage the development of self-esteem, self-motivation, enthusiasm for learning, and being closely bonded to our community and the world.
It is our committment that our students respect themselves, each other and the environment.
This philosophy permeates our teaching of children from toddlers through 6th grade.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 6
Year Founded 1967

Student Body

Total Students 109 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 40%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Raritan Valley Montessori Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 50%
Average Class Size 21 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniform for elementary)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $10,000
Tuition Notes Varies by program and number of days.
% on Financial Aid 10%
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,500
Admissions Director Diane M. Dodds

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. sports, art, karate, drama sports, art, karate, drama,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Green Brook Academy (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Learning Gate (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Wee People Pre-school & Kindergarten (2.1 miles away)
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  • Bridgewater The Learning Gate
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    120 Finderne Ave
    Bridgewater , NJ , 08807
    (908)722-6789
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    0  mi  |  96  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Manville Jerry Davis Early Center For Children and Families
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    141 South Main Street
    Manville , NJ , 08835
    (908)725-2266
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    1.9  mi  |  15  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Bound Brook Green Brook Academy
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    Po Box 947
    Bound Brook , NJ , 08805
    (732)469-8677
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    2  mi  |  47  students  |  Gr.  8-12
  • Somerset New Road School of Somerset
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    2200 Cottontail Lane
    Somerset , NJ , 08873
    (732)271-5775
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    2.1  mi  |  177  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Bound Brook Wee People Pre-school & Kindergarten
    (Nonsectarians)
    317 Winsor Street
    Bound Brook , NJ , 08805
    (732)469-7029
    (Nonsectarians)
    2.1  mi  |  90  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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