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PK-8|Private
218 students
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School leader:  Karen Westman
150 Warren Street
Jersey City, NJ 07302

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(201) 333-5600
(201) 333-5009
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"Waterfront Montessori develops independent and self-directed lifelong learners."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    None
  • Transportation
    None
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
  • Arts
    Computer animation, Graphics, Video and film production...
  • World languages
    Chinese - Mandarin, French
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44 reviews

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Recent Comments


Amount of homework: Agree
Submitted by a parent · November 04, 2015
they have a no homework policy till middle school. Academic learning belongs in school and the time your child has after an 8 hour school day should be about sports / music / reading / playing. That is developmentally appropriate. Spending another... more

Develops character: Strongly agree
Submitted by a parent · November 04, 2015
in the lower el classrooms, the children are held collectively responsible for the group's actions. So if one child was out of line, the consequence impacts all the children in that class - It teaches the student early on that his actions have a... more

Overall:
Submitted by a parent · November 04, 2015
We have 2 children in the school, and have been part of the school for 6 years. For parents looking at the primary school years, I will say that its structured as a 3 year program. You shouldn't go in expecting linear learning, where in the... more

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Submitted by a parent · October 01, 2015
We've been nothing short of heartbroken by our experience at Waterfront Montessori. The primary school is marketed in a very pretty package, leaving the parents of newly enrolled kids dewy-eyed and throughly impressed, but most second year parents... more

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About this school

We offer Montessori education for students from age two through Middle School and the International Baccalaureate Middle Years Program for Grades 6 through 8.

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Last modified: June 14, 2016
Last modified Waterfront Montessori is a Private school that serves grades PK-8
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