Roots at Ledgemere is place based, reggio inspired program dedicated to serving children beginning at age 3 and continuing through 4th grade.
We offer developmentally appropriate curriculums based upon the chronological age of each child as dictated by the NAEYC. Our educational goals are to prepare children socially, physically, emotionally and cognitively for their continued educational experiences.
At Roots at Ledgemere, we value the individuality of each and every child, understanding that children grow and develop at at their own pace. Young children are naturally curious and eager learners.
They learn best when they are able to make choices and to follow many of their own interests and desires to learn.
The staff of Ledgemere is comprised of professionals that have been educated and trained in the unique field of early childhood education.
As teachers of young children, we consciously nurture life long learners.
We are committed to enriching each child's early childhood education so that they are self confident and ready to begin their elementary school experiences.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Alternative School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-4
  • Students: 25 students
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-4
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
1935
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
25 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
Students by Grade
Roots at Ledgemere Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
33%
Average Class Size
12 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Arts and Music Programs:
French, Gardening, Music

School Notes

  • Roots at Ledgemere is a  preschool / microschool that serves children beginning at age 3 and continuing through 4th grade.
Source: Verified school update

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Alternative School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-4
  • Students: 25 students
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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