West Hills Montessori School
West Hills Montessori School Photo #2 - Active participation in Music instruction is fun at West Hills Montessori!
West Hills Montessori School Photo #3 - Hands on Science at West Hills Montessori allows children to develop respect and appreciation for the natural world and all its inhabitants!
West Hills Montessori School Photo #4 - Physical Education led by dedicated professionals at West Hills Montessori ensures children's bodies as well as their minds are challenged!
West Hills Academy, located on a beautiful 18 acres campus in Huntington, New York, is a private school for students in grades K-8.
We specialize in meeting the needs of students who are struggling with the everyday challenges of the traditional school setting.
We understand the importance of getting to know the child YOU know and creating a customized and flexible learning environment in which your child can reach his or her full potential.
- School Type: Montessori School
- Grades: Nursery/Preschool
- Students: 58 students
- Average class size: 15 students
- Application Deadline: None / Rolling
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade
Academics and Faculty
Total Classroom Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
Classroom Dress Code
Tuition and Acceptance Rate
None / Rolling
Tuition includes enrichment classes taught by Specialist Teachers in Computers, Foreign Language, Physical Education, Art, Music
- Inspired by the Montessori philosophy of teaching, our classrooms capitalize on a child's natural curiosity and academic strenghts to guide their learning process. We create an environment where children can overcome their various academic, social, emotional and / or physical limitations.
I am not one to go online and make recommendations in general, but my children have been with West Hills Montessori since 2008 and they have loved every minute of their time there. They''ve completed pre-school through kindergarten thus far and they have learned a tremendous amount, reading well by age 4 and finishing Kindergarten with a 3rd grade reading and writing level is only the start of it. The enrichment programs there, like drama and music, science and art helped to turn my shy little wallflower of a daughter into a confident, well-spoken young lady and my tomboy wild-child younger daughter into a well-rounded, bright-eyed enthusiast of learning - all while sending them home each afternoon more excited about another day of learning than the day before. They hire only the best in staff and their activities, all included, even the weekend festivals, swim days, and events - so yes, it will cost you more to send your children here than other schools, but I tell you, you get what you are paying for - and so much more! Thank you, WHM!
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