Pennington Montessori School

The education of a young child does not aim at preparing him for school, but for life." Dr.
Maria Montessori. Our Montessori program is a unique cycle of learning designed to take advantage of the childs sensitive periods between 6 weeks and 6 years when they can absorb information easily from a prepared enriched environment.
Children are provided with stimulating activities and structure in an environment which works to prepare them for a lifetime of learning well beyond their years of formal education.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Year Founded1978
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students121 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Pennington Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio30:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size14 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

School Notes

  • The education of a young child does not aim at preparing him for school, but for life." Dr. Maria Montessori. Our Montessori program is a unique cycle of learning designed to take advantage of the childs sensitive periods between 18 months and 6 years when they can absorb information easily from a prepared enriched environment. Children are provided with stimulating activities and structure in an environment which works to prepare them for a lifetime of learning well beyond their years of formal education.

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school and elementary school to Pennington Montessori School is The Cambridge School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Village Learning Center (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pennington
    The Village Learning Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 118 students
    0.3 miles
    15 Yard
    Pennington, NJ 08534
    (609) 737-7877
    0.3 PK-K
    118
  • Pennington
    The Cambridge School
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    Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 125 students
    0.4 miles
    100 Straube Center Blvd
    Pennington, NJ 08534
    (609) 730-9553
    0.4 K-12
    125
  • Pennington
    Grades: 6-12 | 534 students
    0.7 miles
    112 W Delaware Avenue
    Pennington, NJ 08534
    (609) 737-6128
    0.7 6-12
    534
  • Pennington
    Child Development Center Bms
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: K-1 | 65 students
    1.9 miles
    311 Pennington Rocky Hill Rd
    Pennington, NJ 08534
    (609) 818-6200
    1.9 K-1
    65
  • Pennington
    Laurel School Of Princeton, The
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    Special Education School
    Grades: 1-12 | 45 students
    2.2 miles
    800 North Road
    Pennington, NJ 08534
    (609) 566-6000
    2.2 1-12
    45

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