We are driven by what parents want most for their child: to be happy, safe and successful in school and beyond. That’s why we nurture the “whole child” across all developmental areas.
Family owned Apple has set exceptional standards in early childhood education for over 45 years. Apple has taught multiple generations of families, and former students have become Apple team members.
Apple makes the most of children’s critical early learning years from birth to age 6.
“…my child is so happy and this school is really a school, not just a daycare!” ~An Apple parent
“Scientific research confirms that Montessori children have an advantage not only academically, but also in social and emotional development.” ~National Center for Montessori in the Public Sector
Our schools are safety-certified by Secure Education Consultants, former US Secret Service Agents.
Our highly-trained team was hand-picked for their unique ability to help children feel challenged, happy, safe and loved. Eighty-three staff members have been with Apple 5+ years.
Apple’s Montessori Plus curriculum includes practical life, sensorial, history, geography, math, science, technology and language. With our proprietary reading program, most children read by age 4.
Parent partnerships are greatly valued and include educational parenting seminars, expert tips and resources, observations and conferences, daily e-reporting and school events.
Distinctive enrichment programs include art, music, character education, yoga, baby signs, foreign language, advanced technology, and FasTracKids, a gifted and talented program.
Parent safety perks include parent live video monitoring, biometric check in/out, and hospital grade germ sanitizers.
The Apple community has raised over $125,000 for Ronald McDonald House Charities since 2011 and supports ten local charitable organizations.
Apple’s kindergartners scored in the 93rd percentile in reading, language and math combined (on average).
Apple kindergarten and elementary graduates are sought out by top independent schools.
“Did you know that children at Montessori schools regularly out-perform those who graduate from traditional schools” ~Forbes, 2016
With over 25,000 graduates from our preschool through elementary grades, we help children reach their fullest potential. Children follow their own passions at their own pace with engaging, hands-on materials.
We are members of regionally and internationally acclaimed Montessori organizations.
Apple Montessori Schools is a candidate school of Middle States Commission on Higher Education. Apple Elementary is a member of NJAIS. State requirements are met or exceeded for child/staff ratios.