Winter Bear Montessori School

109 Albany Ave
Kingston, NY 12401-0124
Tel: (845)331-5477
Grades: PK - K | 21 students
A warm and inviting environment located in a historic Victorian.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - Kindergarten
Learning Programs Supported Of course!
Year Founded 1981

Student Body

Total Students 21 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Winter Bear Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 16 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes This is a private school with tuition solely paid by families.
Admissions Director Ronnie Colgan Hazzard

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Yoga, mediation and mindfulness education. Yoga, mediation and mindfulness education.,

School Notes:

Go to the Winter Bear website sensorial work.

Profile last updated: 08/29/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is John A Coleman Catholic High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Joseph School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Joseph School (0.4 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kingston
    St. Joseph School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 224 students
    0.4 miles
    235 Wall St
    Kingston, NY 12401
    (845)339-4390
    0.4PK-8
    224
  • Kingston
    Grades: PK-K | 40 students
    0.8 miles
    100 Lucas Ave
    Kingston, NY 12401
    (845)331-3311
    0.8PK-K
    40
  • Kingston
    Grades: K-8 | 86 students
    1.1 miles
    83 E Chester Street
    Kingston, NY 12401
    (845)339-4488
    1.1K-8
    86
  • Kingston
    Kingston Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 270 students
    1.4 miles
    159 Broadway
    Kingston, NY 12401
    (845)331-9318
    1.4PK-8
    270
  • Hurley
    Grades: 9-12 | 190 students
    1.7 miles
    430 Hurley Ave
    Hurley, NY 12443
    (845)338-2750
    1.79-12
    190

School Reviews

Winter Bear is a fabulous nursery school for 3, 4 and 5 year olds that practices the Montessori method. My daughter attended for 3 years, and for the 2nd and 3rd year attended 5 morning and 3 afternoon sessions per week. At the end of Kindergarten, she did not want to leave. Ronnie is dedicated and extremely talented. She is knees-on-the-floor when appropriate! Eight years later, she remains a friend, and I remain a Winter Bear parent.
- Posted by Parent, 05/21/12

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