Hunt Ridge Montessori School

834 Brookside Dr
Fairfield, CT 06824-0203
     Tel: (203)254-1159
        
   
Grades: K | 105 students
The Hunt Ridge Montessori School first opened our doors in september, 1983.
When we welcomed six children to their first day of school.
Today, we are delighted to teach 85 children each day based on the principles set forth by maria montessori.
Maria montessori discovered that young children exhibit sensitive periods or a strong sensitivity to particular exercises and objects during various stages of their development.
This interest produces in the child an immense amount of intellectually directed activity.
The activity brings about the acquisition of that particular knowledge or skill which the child then masters quite easily.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other Montessori association(s)
Grades Offered Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 105 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 13%
State avg.: 23%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Fairfield College Preparatory (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fairfield Country Day School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Fairfield Country Day School (1.3 miles away)
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  • FairfieldFairfield College Preparatory
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    1073 N Benson Rd
    FairfieldCT 06824
    (203)254-4200
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    1.3 mi | 904 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • FairfieldFairfield Country Day School
    All-boys
    2970 Bronson Road
    FairfieldCT 06824
    (203)259-2723
    All-boys
    1.3 mi | 278 students | Gr. PK-9                      
  • FairfieldSt. Catherine Academy
    Special Education School  (Roman Catholic)
    760 Tahmore Dr
    FairfieldCT 06825
    (203)540-5381
    Special Education School  (Roman Catholic)
    1.8 mi | 20 students | Gr. PK                      
  • FairfieldHillel Academy
    Alternative School  (Jewish)
    1571 Stratfield Rd
    FairfieldCT 06825
    (203)374-6147
    Alternative School  (Jewish)
    2.2 mi | 50 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • FairfieldThe Unquowa School
    981 Stratfield Road
    FairfieldCT 06825
    (203)336-3801
    2.2 mi | 203 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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