The Ridge Hill School
- The Ridge Hill School is a private early childhood center.
- Children may attend educational programs and receive child care services.
- The school consists of two spacious indoor classrooms and an outdoor play area.
- Total enrollment is limited to 44 children. The student teacher ratio ranges from 8:1 to 9:1.
- We are licensed for childcare through the Massachusetts Office for Children.
- We often have student teachers and interns involved in the classroom.
- The warmth, rapport and expertise of our staff is an important aspect of our program.
- The school's philosophy emphasizes a child-centered developmental approach. Children participate in both child-selected and teacher-planned activities.
- Our goals are to keep children safe and healthy in an attractive and stimulating environment while providing a program which is individualized to meet each child's needs and developmental level.
- Most important is the fact that all of this takes place in an atmosphere in which each child's self-esteem is put first.
- Building self-esteem is the goal of interactions between child and caregiver, the curriculum, and even daily routines such as snack and clean-up.
|School Type||Early Childhood / Day Care|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten|
|Total Students||81 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||9 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||9:1|
National avg.: 13:1
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
Nearby Private Schools
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Norwell Grades: NS-PK | 75 students
380 Washington St
Norwell, MA 02061
(781)659-6530 0.9 NS-PK
- Hingham Grades: Inquire with school | 92 students
247 Gardner St
Hingham, MA 02043
(781)749-3698 1.8 Inquire with school
- Hingham Grades: n/a
99 Derby Street, Suite 103
Hingham, MA 02043
(866)904-4770 2.1 n/a
- Rockland Grades: NS-PK
330 W Pleasant St
Rockland, MA 02370
(781)871-1141 2.2 NS-PK
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