The Village School

100 West Prospect St.
Waldwick, NJ 07463-0745
Tel: (201)445-6160
Grades: NS-8 | 240 students
The Village School is a private, not for profit Montessori school for children ages 18 months to 14 years from New Jersey's Bergen and Passaic Counties and New York's Rockland County.
Its programs, ranging from Toddler to Middle School, are grounded in the philosophy of Dr. Maria Montessori reflecting the belief that each child, through individual talents, interests and learning styles, is inherently unique.
The Village School is accredited by the American Montessori Society and the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and is a member of the New Jersey Association of Independent Schools.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
New Jersey Association of Independent Schools
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded 1977

Student Body

Total Students 240 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade The Village School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 20 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Judith Trubac
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School Reviews

A wonderful school teaching children how to respect eachother and seek answers in independent and creative ways.... even at 18 months old. Staff is wonderful; caring, insightful and always available.
- Posted by Parent, 03/05/13
We love the Village School, the montessori education is outstanding. The teachers and staff are wonderful. Go see for yourself.
- Posted by Parent, 02/14/13
Offers Montessori education through 8th grade. Outstanding academic and arts programs. The school has just kicked off a capital campaign to enlarge and modernize further. Very tight knit parent community.
- Posted by Parent, 08/20/12

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The average private school tuition in Bergen County, NJ is $8,685 for elementary schools and $17,323 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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