Raritan Valley Montessori Academy

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  • Celebrating 50 years, we are a community of students, parents and faculty defined by and committed to the four pillars of our mission; excellence, universal values, global understanding and service to others.
  • Academic preparation is not our only goal.  We develop social skills, emotional growth, global citizenship and responsibility and physical coordination.
  • We encourage the development of self-esteem, self-motivation, enthusiasm for learning, and being closely bonded to our community and the world. It is our committment that our students respect themselves, each other and the environment.
  • This philosophy permeates our teaching of children from toddlers through 6th grade.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-6
Year Founded1967

Student Body

Total Students132 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
50%
State avg.: 30%
Students by GradeRaritan Valley Montessori Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size20 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Uniform for elementary)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$10,000
Tuition NotesVaries by program and number of days.
% on Financial Aid
10%
Average Financial Aid Grant$2,500

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.art, drama, karate, sports
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