The kind of private education you've been hoping for your child.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 26 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,750
  • Average class size: 5 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
2014

Student Body

Total Students
26 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
Students by Grade
Ambleside School of the Adirondacks Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size
5 students

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
% on Financial Aid
50%
Admissions Director
Jeanie Petteys

School Notes

  • Ambleside School Adirondacks offers a profoundly Christian approach to education.
  • Located within public school busing distance of Saratoga, Glens Falls, South Glens Falls, Corinth, Hadley/Luzerne, Lake George and Queensbury.
  • Serves the tri-county area.
  • Based on the writings of late 19th century Christian educator, Charlotte M. Mason, who developed three principles of education:  Education is an Atmosphere, a Discipline, and a Life.
  • Students are given the best editions of the richest books, assembled by a team of international educators.
  • Ideas are gleaned through narration, an approach which serves to foster deep, critical thinking skills.
  • Children are not ranked and graded. 
  • Teachers assess students daily in narration and conduct, and weekly in math and writing.
  • In an atmosphere of friendly support, students learn the deep satisfaction of having done their best.

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 26 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,750
  • Average class size: 5 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in New York is $19,423 for elementary schools and $25,176 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in New York is 78% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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