The Montessori House offers children a remarkable learning experience based on Maria Montessori`s insights and materials.
Each year over 90 pupils participate in a rich variety of programs for children ages 2-1/2 to 7, including half-day, full-day and after care options plus summer camp.
We invite you to call or text 201-816-8343 to schedule a one-on-one tour of The Montessori House on any school day.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-1
  • Students: 56 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $10,500
  • Acceptance rate: 100%
  • Average class size: 25 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-1
Year Founded
1991
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
56 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
50%
State avg.: 39%
Students by Grade
The Montessori House Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
20%
Average Class Size
25 students
List of Courses Offered
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
For Sept 2019 $10,500+ for half-day programs $21,000+ for full-day programs
Summer Program Cost
$4,000
Summer Program Cost Notes
$4,000 for seven weeks in 2021
% on Financial Aid
2%
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
After Care to 6 p.m.

Club or Organization:
Beginner and Intermediate Chess, Raw Food Fun, Reading Fun

Arts and Music Programs:
Art Club, Musical Theater, Singing Club

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Fitness Fun

School Notes

  • The Montessori House is the only pre-school in Northeast Bergen County that is a Full Member School of the American Montessori Society (AMS). That means all our lead teachers have earned their Montessori credentials, including over 1 year of course work and a 1 year practicum (student teaching).
  • All our Montessori classes have a student:teacher ratio of 10:1 or less.
  • We offer both full day and half-day programs for children between the ages of 2-1/2 and 1st grade, plus After Care until 6 p.m.
  • We also offer special after-school classes from 3 to 4 p.m. 
Profile last updated: 08/17/2021

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-1
  • Students: 56 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $10,500
  • Acceptance rate: 100%
  • Average class size: 25 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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