School Of The New Moon

  • At School Of The New Moon, we provide an extended family atmosphere where cooperation and mutual support are stressed.
  • From a background of the Montessori Method and the British Integrated Day Program, we are concerned with the ethical, mental, emotional and physical development of each child.
  • By providing skills for each child's emotional and social progress, the child becomes more capable of interacting with his environment and learning from his experience.
  • The curriculum includes Language Arts, Math, Science, Geography, Social Studies, Music, Art and Drama.
  • Each year we study a different country and immerse ourselves in the music, dress, natural resources, foods, customs, language, holidays and art of that culture.
  • The children are encouraged to create their own dramatic productions which they present to their classmates in our "Little Theater," a separate building.

School Overview

School TypeSchool with Special Program Emphasis
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students17 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
20%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade School Of The New Moon Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • New Paltz
    Mountain Laurel Waldorf School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: K-8 | 121 students
    22.4 miles
    16 South Chestnut Street
    New Paltz, NY 12561
    (845) 255-0033
    22.4 K-8
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