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 Nursery/Preschool-1

Student Body

Total Students77 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
10%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade Christopher Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chatham
    Grades: PK-K
    6.7 miles
    286 Main Street
    Chatham, NJ 07928
    (973)665-0071
    6.7 PK-K
    n/a
  • Cranford
    St Michael School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 302 students
    1.8 miles
    100 Alden St
    Cranford, NJ 07016
    (908)276-9425
    1.8 PK-8
    302
  • Edison
    Grades: PK-12 | 458 students
    4.4 miles
    1295 Inman Ave
    Edison, NJ 08820
    (908)754-1882
    4.4 PK-12
    458
  • 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 | 27 students
    7 miles
    1500 Maple Ave
    Hillside, NJ 07205
    (973)923-7568
    7 K-8
    27
  • Kenilworth
    Hinder Them Not Montessori School
    Hinder Them Not Montessori School Photo
    Montessori School (Christian)
    Grades: PK-K | 20 students
    2.6 miles
    225 N 8th St
    Kenilworth, NJ 07033
    (908)276-7750
    2.6 PK-K
    20

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