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, we will be holding information sessions 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 Virtual Info Session (adults only)

Prospective parents are required to attend a virtual information session to become educated in the Montessori teaching philosophy as part of the admissions process. Information sessions are for adults only. Click here to sign up.

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 information session and an in-person 15 minute classroom observation as part of the admissions process, however you may apply prior to attending a session.

Step 5: 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
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 15 minute In-Person Classroom Observation (adults only)

After submitting an application and attending a virtual information session, parents will receive a link to sign up for a brief 15 minute in-person visit in order for you to observe our classrooms in session. Adults only please.

Step 4: Schedule a Parent & Child Visit- Primary Students only

For Primary students only (3 by Dec 31): After you have completed steps 1-3, your child will be invited to visit the classroom and spend time working with a teacher after school. Parent and child visits will be scheduled in January/February 2022.