Located in Highland Park, New Jersey, Children`s House Montessori School has been a mainstay in the community for over 30 years. Since 1970, our school has provided an outstanding and authentic Montessori education for children between the ages of 2-6. Children`s House is a full affiliate with the American Montessori Society (AMS), and a member of the North American Montessori Teacher Association (NAMTA), and licensed by the State of New Jersey`s Division of Youth and Family Services (DYFS).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked NJ School
  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-Prekindergarten
  • Students: 46 students
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-Prekindergarten
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
yes
Year Founded
1969
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
46 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
50%
State avg.: 38%
Students by Grade
Childrens House Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size
15 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Please call for tuition costs
Admissions Director
Kristin Hannon
Admissions Associate
Enza Lillicrapp

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Book club, Cooking

Arts and Music Programs:
Ballet, Tumbling, Yoga

School Notes

  • Recognized as one of the oldest Montessori schools in the state, Children's House Montessori School closely adheres to the Montessori principles, philosophy and Code of Ethics. Our head teachers and administrators (in addition to their BA degrees) are graduates of MACTE accredited teacher training programs. We have beautifully equipped indoor and outdoor environments, especially designed to meet the needs of young children. We welcome visitors and observers to our school. Please feel free to call or email us if you'd like a tour.
Source: Verified school update

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Fantastic school -- our son went there for 2 years + 3 summers, & we can't recommend it enough.
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked NJ School
  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-Prekindergarten
  • Students: 46 students
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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