Christopher Academy

510 Hillcrest Avenue
Westfield, NJ 07090
     Tel: (908)233-7447
        
   
Grades: PK - 1 | 97 students
Christopher Academy offers an exceptional learning environment, tailored to the individual child, driven by the community.
With homelike classrooms, the Montessori Method is filled with hands-on materials, each with a lesson to learn and a problem to solve.
Our students enjoy a prepared environment designed to recognize and propel each child to learn, to grow, to achieve at the most appropriate pace to the best of his or her own ability.
Christopher Academy ensures the quality of its program from classroom to classroom and campus to campus by supporting professional, career teachers.
With the average faculty tenure approaching ten years, Christopher Academy provides a tradition and continuity of exceptional care.
Each of our Lead Teachers is university educated, with many holding advanced degrees.
Our Lead Teachers are all fully Montessori certified.
Our school's history includes professional teachers who have served children in our community for decades.

School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students 97 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 16%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade Christopher Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Union Catholic Regional High School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Precious People Early Learning Center (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Precious People Early Learning Center (0.2 miles away)
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  • WestfieldPrecious People Early Learning Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    132 South Ave E
    WestfieldNJ 07090
    (908)233-2330
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.2 mi | 44 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • WestfieldHere We Grow Child Development Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    422 Central Ave
    WestfieldNJ 07090
    (908)233-6000
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.3 mi | 45 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • WestfieldSt Pauls Day School
    Daycare / Preschool  (Episcopal)
    414 E Broad St
    WestfieldNJ 07090
    (908)233-5417
    Daycare / Preschool  (Episcopal)
    0.4 mi | 265 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • WestfieldPresbyterian Nursery School & Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool  (Presbyterian)
    140 Mountain Ave
    WestfieldNJ 07090
    (908)233-0766
    Daycare / Preschool  (Presbyterian)
    0.5 mi | 228 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • WestfieldTemple Emanu-el Early Childhood Education Program
    Daycare / Preschool  (Jewish)
    756 E Broad St
    WestfieldNJ 07090
    (908)232-7663
    Daycare / Preschool  (Jewish)
    0.6 mi | 135 students | Gr. K                      

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