The Westmont Montessori School
5.00 (2 reviews)
- Discover why for five decades families continue to choose The Westmont Montessori School for their child's early educaiton.
- We have programs for children ages 18+months to 6 years old.
|School Type||Montessori School|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||American Montessori Society (AMS)|
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
|Grades Offered||Grades Nursery/Preschool|
|Summer School Offered||Yes|
|Total Students||125 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 30%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||13 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||10:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||20 students|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||Feb. 1 / rolling|
|Tuition Notes||Visit our website for detailed admissions and tuition information. www.westmontmontessori.org|
|Admissions Director||Auris Vanderbilt|
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||3 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Club or Organization:|
Arts and Music Programs:
Recreational Athletic Programs:
- MONTESSORI & Me - Ages 18+ mos.
- Toddler Program
- Early Childhood Program - Full and Half Days
- Kindergarten - Full Day
- Before and After Care
- Summer Camp & Academy
I am a current and alumni parent of Westmont who was admittedly clueless about the difference of a Montessori education when evaluating schools for my children. Westmont educated me while educating my children and now I am an advocate for life. My children, now 7 and 3 have experienced countless benefits from the Westmont environment and I feel so strongly about the community, teachers, administration and leadership that I was driven to action to post my very first YELP review to say as much.Westmont has each and every student's best interest at heart and I have seen that demonstrated over the course of my last 3+ years affiliated with the school. The academics and social/emotional curriculum is second to none. The community we entered has provided lasting friendships for my children and my spouse and I that have become our foundational friends in this community of Chester/Mendham that was new to us. You will not regret giving your children the opportunity to thrive at Westmont. Please reach out with any questions because as a business person I value a balanced and objective perspective but I also have very high standards so when a business exceeds those standards, especially when my children are the benefactors, I had to post a review!
- Posted by Parent - Lauren G
My son attended Westmont for his kindergarten year and we LOVED it! -The academic program is fantastic. -The teachers are experienced, qualified, and loving. -The school offers music, movement, Spanish, art, extended day, and after school clubs like tumbling and drama. -The administration and staff members are all warm and welcoming. -The campus and classrooms are beautiful. -The children and other parents are friendly. I would highly recommend Westmont!
- Posted by Parent - melan
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