Montessori Center Of Nyack-the River School

  • The River School is a co-ed, small, private, independent elementary school, and incorporated under New York State educational law, located in historic Nyack, New York.
  • We offer an integrated, multi-cultural educational experience that meets the standards required by New York State while recognizing the multiple learning styles and intelligences of our students.
  • Our dedicated and talented certified classroom teachers and specialists cooperatively synthesize a well-rounded, academically challenging core curriculum that is enriched by a program of weekly special classes.
  • We are committed to the efficacy of foreign language instruction on the elementary level and offer a unique program of daily language instruction.
  • We provide a caring, family-like environment that nurtures self-esteem and self-concept.
  • We value a life-long love of learning and aim to provide our children with a strong academic, social, and artistic foundation from which they can continue to grow and learn.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association for the Education of Young Children
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students93 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Montessori Center Of Nyack-the River School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio31:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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    Grades: NS-PK | 88 students
    6.2 miles
    60 Phillips Hill Rd
    New City, NY 10956
    (845) 639-2425
    6.2 NS-PK

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