Christopher Academy

Christopher Academy offers an exceptional learning environment, tailored to the individual child, driven by the community.
With homelike classrooms, the Montessori Method is filled with hands-on materials, each with a lesson to learn and a problem to solve.
Our students enjoy a prepared environment designed to recognize and propel each child to learn, to grow, to achieve at the most appropriate pace to the best of his or her own ability.
Christopher Academy ensures the quality of its program from classroom to classroom and campus to campus by supporting professional, career teachers.
With the average faculty tenure approaching ten years, Christopher Academy provides a tradition and continuity of exceptional care.
Each of our Lead Teachers is university educated, with many holding advanced degrees.
Our Lead Teachers are all fully Montessori certified. Our school's history includes professional teachers who have served children in our community for decades.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-1

Student Body

Total Students73 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
29%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Christopher Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cranford
    St. Michael School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 306 students
    1.8 miles
    100 Alden St
    Cranford, NJ 07016
    (908) 276-9425
    1.8 PK-8
    306
  • Chatham
    Grades: PK-K | 131 students
    6.7 miles
    286 Main Street
    Chatham, NJ 07928
    (973) 665-0071
    6.7 PK-K
    131
  • East Brunswick
    Grades: K-9 | 152 students
    16.5 miles
    100 Hardenburg Ln
    East Brunswick, NJ 08816
    (732) 422-7066
    16.5 K-9
    152
  • Edison
    Grades: PK-12 | 468 students
    4.4 miles
    1295 Inman Ave
    Edison, NJ 08820
    (908) 754-1882
    4.4 PK-12
    468
  • Hillside
    Trinity Temple Academy
    Trinity Temple Academy Photo - Trinity Temple Academy (TTA) is a Seventh-day Adventist school for K through 8th grade scholars of ALL faiths and backgrounds. It is our mission to fully promote excellence in character development and academic achievement in a Christ-centered environment.
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Grades: K-8 | 37 students
    7 miles
    1500 Maple Ave
    Hillside, NJ 07205
    (973) 923-7568
    7 K-8
    37

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