Montessori Childrens School
- At the Montessori Children's School, we provide the sense of security and loving care that toddlers need to thrive during this stage of intense learning.
- Since toddlers are especially driven towards achieving independence, our teachers provide responsive, individual attention as your child deals with positive experiences as well as frustration.
- The Montessori Children's School curriculum takes advantage of the rapid growth of gross and fine motor skills at this stage.
- Dr. Maria Montessori was a medical doctor and pioneer educator who was born in Italy in 1870 and died in 1952.
- As her life's work, she developed a teaching philosophy that balances freedom with responsibility in the classroom and also sets high standards of intellectual and social development for children.
- The principle and philosophy developed by Dr. Montessori Educational research indicates that children ages 3-6 are extremely capable of learning meaningful things, and that intellectual stimulation given at this age level helps to create the foundation for later academic success.
- A program of play alone does not help the young child to organize his or her mental processes, which is necessary for academic learning.
- Therefore, the Montessori program is a learning program with a curriculum wherein the children enjoy the work/play environment created for them.
|School Type||Montessori School|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||American Montessori Society (AMS)|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten|
|Total Students||87 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 29%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||3 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||29:1|
National avg.: 13:1
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- East Rockaway Grades: PK-8 | 226 students
263 Atlantic Ave
East Rockaway, NY 11518
(516)593-9010 10.6 PK-8
- Floral Park Grades: PK-8 | 375 students
2 Bellmore St
Floral Park, NY 11001
(516)352-4466 11.6 PK-8
- Garden City Grades: PK-8 | 557 students
25 Dartmouth Street
Garden City, NY 11530
(516)352-1205 10.3 PK-8
- Long Beach Grades: NS-8 | 319 students
735 W Broadway
Long Beach, NY 11561
(516)432-8900 13.7 NS-8
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