Montessori Learning House

  • Montessori Learning House (formerly Jamesburg Montessori Children's House), located at 893 Cranbury-South River Road, in Monroe Township, NJ, is a toddler program, preschool and kindergarten blending the teachings of Dr. Maria Montessori and those of a traditional classroom setting.
  • Our custom-built, state-of-the-art location is up and running. Montessori Learning House is state-licensed and is affiliated with the International Montessori Society (IMS) and NJMAC (New Jersey Montessori Association Corporation)
  • Our caring and knowledgeable teachers and assistants aim to foster a love of learning in each and every child and seek to develop each child to his or her fullest potential. We offer toddler, 1/2 day and full day preschool classes as well as a certified full day kindergarten. We also have before and after care available for our students.
  • When our school year is over, we offer a summer camp program
  • Even though we are a school, we are open for daycare during most regular school holidays for our students

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.International Montessori Council (IMC)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedIndividualized learning programs based on student ability
Year Founded1977
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students100 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
83%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Montessori Learning House Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio50:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size15 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineApr. 1 / rolling
Tuition Notesbased on individual schedule
Admissions DirectorDebbie Starinsky

School Notes

  • 1/2 day and full day toddler (stepping stone) classes
  • 1/2 day and full day preschool classes
  • full day kindergarten class
  • extended daycare hours available
  • lower than mandated teacher to child ratio
  • full academic curriculum - reading, language, math, social studies, culture, geography, science, health, handwriting, music, art, gym, practical life
  • we work with each child as an individual,l on their level, fostering a love for learning without frustration
  • certified, experienced staff that has been with the school for many years
  • different and exciting programs brought to the school at no additional cost to parents
  • after school enrichment programs available for an extra fee
  • beautiful, kid friendly classrooms
  • snacks included in tuition
  • catered lunch available for purchase
  • daycare avaialble for current students when most schools are closed
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  • Morganville
    Kiddie Academy Of Marlboro
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 77 students
    8.4 miles
    208 Commercial Ct
    Morganville, NJ 07751
    (732) 536-9708
    8.4 PK-K
    77

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