The Montessori Childrens Academy

200 Hartshorn Dr
Short Hills, NJ 07078-0973
     Tel: (973)258-1400
   
Grades: K | 14 students
The Montessori Children¡¯s Academy is committed to inspiring and motivating young children to learn by providing the finest montessori educational experience.
Using traditional montessori methods, we provide a developmentally challenging, yet appropriate learning environment that engages children¡¯s natural curiosity and helps them to develop a lifelong love of learning.
We respect, nurture and expand the academic, social and emotional gifts of each student while preserving the true spirit and purpose of childhood.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Grades Offered Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 14 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 50%
State avg.: 30%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Kent Place School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Pingry School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Far Brook School (0.8 miles away)
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  • Short HillsThe Pingry School
    50 Country Day Dr
    Short HillsNJ 07078
    (973)379-4550
    0.5 mi | 256 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Short HillsThe Winston School
    Special Education School
    30 East Ln
    Short HillsNJ 07078
    (973)379-4114
    Special Education School
    0.6 mi | 47 students | Gr. 3-8                      
  • Short HillsFar Brook School
    52 Great Hills Road
    Short HillsNJ 07078
    (973)379-3442
    0.8 mi | 227 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • LivingstonTutor Time Childcare Learning Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    650 S Orange Ave
    LivingstonNJ 07039
    (973)758-1070
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.3 mi | 43 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • Short HillsRabbi Barry High SchoolGreene Ecc At Temple Bnai Jeshurun
    Daycare / Preschool  (Jewish)
    1025 S Orange Ave
    Short HillsNJ 07078
    (973)379-3177
    Daycare / Preschool  (Jewish)
    1.4 mi | 323 students | Gr. PK-KG                      

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