Hunt Ridge Montessori School

834 Brookside Dr,
Fairfield, CT, 06824-0203
Tel: (203)254-1159
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)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 105 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 13%
State avg.: 21%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 2:1
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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  • Fairfield Fairfield College Preparatory
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    1073 N Benson Rd
    Fairfield , CT , 06824
    (203)254-4200
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    1.3  mi  |  921  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Fairfield
    Fairfield Country Day School
    All-boys  (Nonsectarians)
    2970 Bronson Road
    Fairfield , CT , 06824
    (203)259-2723
    All-boys  (Nonsectarians)
    1.3  mi  |  278  students  |  Gr.  PK-9
  • Fairfield
    St. Catherine Academy
    Special Education School (Roman Catholic)
    760 Tahmore Dr
    Fairfield , CT , 06825
    (203)540-5381
    Special Education School (Roman Catholic)
    1.8  mi  |  20  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Fairfield
    Hillel Academy    
    Alternative School (Jewish)
    1571 Stratfield Rd
    Fairfield , CT , 06825
    (203)374-6147
    Alternative School (Jewish)
    2.1  mi  |  50  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • Fairfield
    The Unquowa School
    (Nonsectarians)
    981 Stratfield Road
    Fairfield , CT , 06825
    (203)336-3801
    (Nonsectarians)
    2.2  mi  |  203  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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