Hans Christian Andersen Montessori

  • At The Hans Christian Andersen Montessori School children learn to explore, question, and enjoy the wonder of learning.
  • We encourage each child to discover their amazing and unique abilities.
  • We are an affiliated member of the American Montessori Society and licensed by the State of Connecticut.
  • Our programs run four and five days per week, full and part time.
  • We also have an extended-care morning program and lunch program available.
  • All Hans Christian Andersen Montessori Schoolteachers are Montessori trained and teach HCAMS Students as a Teaching Team.
  • Our student to teacher ratios are 10 : 1. Our Head Teacher is Montessori Certified, holds a Bachelor's Degree in Early Childhood Education and is pursuing her Master's Degree in Education.
  • Our second Teacher is Montessori Certified and holds a Bachelor's Degree in Early Childhood Education.
  • Our Assistant Teacher is Montessori trained and holds a Bachelor's Degree in English Literature.
  • All HCAMS Staff is First Aid and CPR Certified, and all full time staff is Medications and Epi Pen Certified.

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School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students25 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
67%
State avg.: 22%
Students by GradeHans Christian Andersen Montessori Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bolton
    Grades: 5-12 | 72 students
    0.5 miles
    104 Notch Rd
    Bolton, CT 06043
    (860)645-6466
    0.5 5-12
    72
  • Manchester
    Birch Mountain Day School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 33 students
    2.2 miles
    645 Birch Mountain Rd
    Manchester, CT 06040
    (860)649-2067
    2.2 PK-K
    33
  • Manchester
    Manchester KinderCare
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    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 39 students
    3.4 miles
    481 Spring St.
    Manchester, CT 06040
    (860)646-1610
    3.4 NS-PK
    39
  • Bolton
    Grades: K-7 | 22 students
    4.5 miles
    104 Notch Road
    Bolton, CT 06043
    (860)533-9483
    4.5 K-7
    22
  • Manchester
     St. James School
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    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 384 students
    4.6 miles
    73 Park Street
    Manchester, CT 06040
    (860)643-5088
    4.6 PK-8
    384

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