Hudson Country Montessori School- New Rochelle

  • Dr. Montessori observed that no two children learn at the same pace or necessarily in the same way.
  • She developed a method of teaching children individually and through small groups to let students excel to their highest potential in every area of the curriculum.
  • The result is more motivated and enthusiastic students who typicallly work one to two years ahead of grade level.
  • When not working with a teacher, students work independantly, interdependently, or collaboratevely on multi-discipline projects that afford an abundance of hands-on learning experiences.
  • Our teachers role is not so much to teach but to direct, guide and mentor and to ask questions that challenge and inspire higher level thinking.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1972

Student Body

Total Students200 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
37%
State avg.: 29%
Students by GradeHudson Country Montessori School- New Rochelle Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
33%
Average Class Size22 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Navy bottoms, solid color collared shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesVaries by age and program.
% on Financial Aid
10%
Average Financial Aid Grant$4,000
Acceptance Rate
84%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorStephanie Wice
Admissions AssociateRebecca McCuller

Sports

Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBasketball, Dance, Indoor Soccer, SoccerBasketballDance,
Indoor SoccerSoccer,

School Notes

  • Students without prior Montessori experience should be fundamentally curious and self-motivated.
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