Ridgemont At-A-Glance

Ridgemont Montessori School Facts:

  • Established in 1965
  • Co-educational
  • Approximately 65 students
  • Ages 18 months – 6 years

Classrooms:

  • 1 Toddler class (18 months – 36 months)
  • 3 Primary classes (3 – 6 years)
  • Each class is led by an AMI trained guide. There is also a Teacher’s Assistant present in each classroom.
  • In addition to their Bachelor’s degrees, all of Ridgemont’s guides hold the Association Montessori Internationale (AMI) Primary diploma having completed their year of study at an AMI teacher training course. Several of our teachers also hold a Master of Education degree.

Hours and Schedule:

  • Toddler (18 months - 36 months): 9:00 – 11:45 on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday
  • Half-Day Primary (3 and 4 year olds): 9:00 – 12:00, Monday - Friday
  • "Lunch Bunch" option (4 year olds): 12:00 – 1:00, Monday - Thursday
  • Primary Full Day (5 - 6 year olds): 9:00 – 3:00, Monday - Thursday and 9:00 – 12:00 on Fridays
  • The academic year is from September to early June.