Little Gems Montessori Academy is a private, independent Montessori school and childcare owned and operated by Montessori teachers and parents. The school provides authentic Montessori educational programs, childcare and summer camp.
Mission: Promote a lifelong love of learning through a joyous, supportive environment created by excellent teachers and staff following the Montessori philosophy.
Location: 65 Weston Road is a cross road between Cedar Grove Lane and Elizabeth Avenue in Somerset NJ. Serving families from the Middlesex, Mercer and Somerset Counties.
Ages Served: 6 weeks to 6 years
Days and Hours: We are open from 6:30 am to 6:30 pm Monday to Friday. We follow the Franklin Township School Calendar for holidays and inclement weather days.
- Infant Care – 6 weeks to 18 months
- Toddler Montessori – 18 months to 3 years
- Preschool & Kindergarten Montessori – 3 years to 6 years
- Before and After School Care
- After School Activities
- Summer Camp
- Half Day School Program – 8:30 am to 12:00 pm
- Full Day School Program – 8:30 am to 3:30 pm
- Before School Care – 7:00 am to 8:30 am
- After School Care – 3:30 am to 6:00 pm
Average Student to Faculty Ratio:
- Infant : 4:1
- Toddler: 6:1
- Preschool & Kindergarten: 10:1
Membership and Licensure:
- Little Gems Montessori Academy is licensed by State of New Jersey Department of Children and Families
- Member of New Jersey Montessori Association Corporation (NJMAC)
- Affiliated to American Montessori Society as an Initiate Member School
Non-Discrimination: Little Gems Montessori Academy admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the academy. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational and admissions policies.