FAQ

What age or grade level children attend Aidan Montessori School?

Aidan accepts students ranging from 18 months through 12 years old.

Here are ages by level:

  • Toddler: 18 months - 3 years
  • Half-day Primary: 3 - 4 years
  • Full-day Primary: 4 years 6 months - 5 years
  • Lower Elementary: 6 - 9 years
  • Upper Elementary: 9 - 12 year

Here are levels by their conventional equivalents:

  • Toddler & Half-day Primary: Preschool
  • Full-day Primary: Kindergarten
  • Lower Elementary: First through Third Grades
  • Upper Elementary: Fourth through Sixth Grades

What are the hours of the school day?

Toddler: 8:15 AM - 11:15 AM

Half-day Primary: 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Full-day Primary: 8:30 AM- 2:45 PM

Lower Elementary: 8:00 AM - 3:45 PM

Upper Elementary: 8:00 AM - 3:45 PM

After School Program: Ends at 6:00 PM

Please note that beginning in the 2020-2021 school year, Aidan will offer full-day programming for our Toddler and Primary children. Learn more here.

Does Aidan have an After School Program?

Yes, we do! We also offer Discovery classes after school. Learn more at this link.

How many students attend Aidan?

Aidan serves approximately 200 students ranging in age from 18 months to 12 years.

What is the highest grade at Aidan?

Our Upper Elementary Program ends at sixth grade.

What schools do your students attend after Aidan?

Our students go on to attend a wide variety of independent, parochial, and public schools. You can learn more about where Aidan alumni have been accepted at this link.

Is Aidan Montessori School accredited?

When are applications due?

Staff and sibling applications are due on December 6, 2019 for the 2020-21 school year.

Applications for new families are due January 16, 2020 for the 2020-21 school year. This includes mid-year Toddler and Primary students starting in January 2021.

Do you require outside testing?

No. Aidan does not require outside testing.

Is tuition assistance available?

When will we be notified about the admission decisions?

Notifications will be sent out by March 6, 2020 for the 2020-21 school year.