New England School Of Montessori

Tel: (203)878-9822
Grades: NS-6 | 72 students
New England School of Montessori promotes self confidence and joy through active learning, empowering the whole child to become a compassionate world citizen.
Our students' potential gracefully unfolds within a multi age environment, allowing the children to recognize and optimize their individual capabilities. 

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-6
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences & Higher Challenge Needs
Year Founded 2000

Student Body

Total Students 72 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade New England School Of Montessori Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 3:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 20 students
Number of AP Courses 6 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses Biology, Zoology, Geometry, Geography, History, Art, Music, Reading/Writing,
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $10,000
Tuition Notes Average: Higher or lower based on shorter, flexible schedule or longer, childcare mornings and evenings.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,500
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Elaine Emery


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Class, Book Club, Chess Club, Gymnastics, Learning a Foreign Language, Music Class, NESM Before & After School, NESM Parent Group Art Class, Book Club, Chess Club, Gymnastics, Music Class, Learning a Foreign Language,
NESM Before & After School,
NESM Parent Group,

School Notes:

  • AMS Certified Teachers
  • Multi-age Classrooms
  • Toddler (15 mo.) through Sixth Grade (12 years)
  • Complete Compliment of Qualified Montessori Materials
  • Family Friendly Community
  • Before & After School Programs

Profile last updated: 09/03/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Berean Christian Academy (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Berean Christian Academy (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Little White House Learning Center (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Milford
    Grades: NS-PK | 115 students
    0.7 miles
    69 Woodmont Road
    Milford, CT 06460
  • Milford
    Grades: PK-12 | 85 students
    0.8 miles
    989 New Haven Avenue
    Milford, CT 06460
  • Orange
    The Goddard School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-KG | 65 students
    2.1 miles
    42 Old Tavern Rd
    Orange, CT 06477
  • West Haven
    Grades: PK-8 | 193 students
    2.2 miles
    620 Jones Hill Rd
    West Haven, CT 06516
  • Milford
    St Mary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 326 students
    2.3 miles
    72 Gulf St
    Milford, CT 06460

School Reviews

NESM is an outstanding school. The program, teachers and facility are top notch. They are always looking for ways to improve their program. The teachers and administrators strive to keep learning best practices. I would highly recommend NESM.
- Posted by Parent, 10/28/14

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