admissions process 

Thank you for your interest in admissions at Hoboken Montessori School. 


2021-2022 Admissions

We have limited availability for the 21-22 school year. Please call 201-656-7300 or click here to contact us

2022-2023 Admissions Process  

In the interest of health and safety, our admissions events will be conducted virtually.  Applications will be accepted starting October 1, 2021 for the 2022-'23 school  year. Applications received after March 1, 2022 will be reviewed on a rolling basis depending on availability. 

The following steps detail the admissions process and program requirements.  If you have any questions, please email and a member of our Admissions team will get back to you.  

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admissions process 

Step 1: Schedule a School Tour online

Prospective parents are required to attend a virtual school tour to become educated in the Montessori teaching philosophy as part of the admissions process. Tours include a presentation and tour of both locations. In the interest of health and safety, we are meeting with prospective parents virtually. Please click below to schedule a tour. Tours are for adults only. Click here to for tour dates/times. Age Requirements Pre-Primary Program: 18 months by Oct 1 Primary Program: 3 yrs by Dec 31: 5 by Oct 1 for Kindergarten

Step 2: Submit an Online Application

Applications will be accepted beginning Friday, October 1, 2021 for the 22-23 school year. Please submit an on-line application, $75 non-refundable application fee , and a copy of your child's birth certificate for each child applying. Click here to fill out an application form. We require all parents to attend a virtual School Tour as part of the admissions process, however you may apply prior to attending a tour. Child visits may be extended once we receive an application. Applications received after March 1 will be reviewed on a rolling basis depending on availability for our existing classrooms.

Step 4: Acceptance & Contract Due Dates

HMS will notify you via email of your child’s acceptance status on the following dates:

  • Early notification: February 1 for applications received by December 31, 2021
  • Standard notification: March 1
Contracts are due via TADS by noon on:
  • Early Notification Contract due date: Monday, February 15, 2022
  • Standard Notification Contract due date: Monday, March 15, 2022
There is a $1,500 tuition deposit to secure your child's spot in our programs, an enrollment fee and TADS fees (if applicable). These fees are non-refundable/non-transferrable. The tuition deposit will be applied to your final tuition payment(s). The first tuition payment is due on April 1, 2022. After March 1, applications will be processed on a rolling basis depending upon availability. Hoboken Montessori School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, nationality, or ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, and other school-administered programs.

Step 3: Schedule a Parent & Child Visit

Parents may receive an invitation to sign up for parent/child meeting depending on availability.