Somerset Hills Montessori School

173 Madisonville Road
Basking Ridge, NJ 07920-0792
Tel: (908)221-0797
Grades: NS-1 | 69 students
The Somerset Hills Montessori School was incorporated in 1978 as a non-profit, non-sectarian school.
It serves pre-school through elementary age children, and is accredited by the New Jersey Department of Education.
It offers full day and half-day programs for children 18 months to 7 years old.
The school follows the Montessori curriculum and methods of teaching.
Miss Anneliese Glusa is founder of the school and has served as its Director since the schools inception.
The staff of the school consists of licensed Montessori teachers and qualified teachers aides.
The aim at the Somerset Hills Montessori School is the development of each child's full potential in a carefully prepared environment, where children can discover for themselves and work independently at their own pace.

School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students 69 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
30%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Somerset Hills Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 35:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

School Notes:

  • The Somerset Hills Montessori School was incorporated in 1978 as a non-profit, non-sectarian school. It serves pre-school through elementary age children, and is accredited by the New Jersey Department of Education. It offers full day and half-day programs for children 16 months to 7 years old. The school follows the Montessori curriculum and methods of teaching. Miss Anneliese Glusa is founder of the school and has served as its Director since the schools inception. The staff of the school consists of licensed Montessori teachers and qualified teachers aides. The aim at the Somerset Hills Montessori School is the development of each child's full potential in a carefully prepared environment, where children can discover for themselves and work independently at their own pace.

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Villa Walsh Academy (3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lord Stirling School (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Mendham Country Day School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Basking Ridge
    Lord Stirling School
    Special Education School
    Grades: UG | 24 students
    0 miles
    Po Box 369
    Basking Ridge, NJ 07920
    (908)766-1786
    0UG
    24
  • Basking Ridge
    Grades: NS-6 | 213 students
    0 miles
    Po Box 167
    Basking Ridge, NJ 07920
    (908)766-3323
    0NS-6
    213
  • Basking Ridge
    St James School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 391 students
    0 miles
    Po Box 310
    Basking Ridge, NJ 07920
    (908)766-4774
    0PK-8
    391
  • Bernardsville
    Grades: PK-8 | 183 students
    3 miles
    30 Seney Drive
    Bernardsville, NJ 07924
    (908)766-0244
    3PK-8
    183
  • Morristown
    Villa Walsh Academy
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 7-12 | 261 students
    3 miles
    455 Western Ave
    Morristown, NJ 07960
    (973)538-3680
    37-12
    261

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