Hunt Ridge Montessori School

Tel: (203)254-1159
  • The Hunt Ridge Montessori School first opened our doors in september, 1983.
  • When we welcomed six children to their first day of school.
  • Today, we are delighted to teach 85 children each day based on the principles set forth by maria montessori.
  • Maria montessori discovered that young children exhibit sensitive periods or a strong sensitivity to particular exercises and objects during various stages of their development.
  • This interest produces in the child an immense amount of intellectually directed activity.
  • The activity brings about the acquisition of that particular knowledge or skill which the child then masters quite easily.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other Montessori association(s)
Grades Offered Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 105 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
13%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Hunt Ridge Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools

All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fairfield
    Fairfield College Preparatory
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 904 students
    1.3 miles
    1073 N Benson Rd
    Fairfield, CT 06824
    (203)254-4200
    1.39-12
    904
  • Fairfield
    Grades: PK-9 | 270 students
    1.3 miles
    2970 Bronson Road
    Fairfield, CT 06824
    (203)259-2723
    1.3PK-9
    270
  • Fairfield
    St. Catherine Academy
    Special Education School (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK | 20 students
    1.8 miles
    760 Tahmore Dr
    Fairfield, CT 06825
    (203)540-5381
    1.8PK
    20
  • Southport
    Giant Steps Connecticut
    Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 34 students
    2.2 miles
    309 Barberry Rd
    Southport, CT 06890
    (203)254-3491
    2.2PK-12
    34
  • Fairfield
    Grades: PK-8 | 203 students
    2.2 miles
    981 Stratfield Road
    Fairfield, CT 06825
    (203)336-3801
    2.2PK-8
    203

School Reviews

Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Endorse this school:
Recent Articles
May 25, 2017
The admissions essay is an important part of your child's admissions profile. Noodle Pros essay expert Kate Fisher offers some valuable tips about writing the admissions essay.
May 25, 2017
When you apply for a position at a private school, you need to use a slightly different approach than you would use if you were applying for a sales job somewhere.
May 25, 2017
Myths, urban legends and just plain misinformation abound concerning private schools. We shed some light on the facts you may not have known.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Fairfield County, CT is $13,034 for elementary schools and $21,573 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Fairfield County, CT is 73% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).