Yonkers Montessori Academy

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160 Woodlawn Ave

Yonkers, NY 10704

(914) 376-8540

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Grades: PK - 11

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 1,200

Students Per Teacher: 16

Parent Reviews

28 Parent Reviews for Yonkers Montessori Academy

This is an ok school if you like the Montessori way. Some teachers are really useless and cannot handle having 3 grades in the same classroom. (This is only up to 6th grade) others are better. They are extremely inconsistent with security-sometimes you can't get in without id, Even if the staff know ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/18/14

This school has changed my son to the better. Teachers are caring, always smiling....willing to help.

Posted by a parent on 04/29/14

I've Been a Student at Yonkers Montessori Academy for 12yrs & This School is GREAT! I've Become The Person I Am Today Based On hat All The Great Teachers Have Done For Me. This School Has Many Different Learning Opprotunities Durning & After School Hours. They Have Intercession Which is a Trip Taken ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 09/28/13

Just a little over a week here for my 4 year old in pre-k and he loves it. the teacher is very sweet and attentive and it seems like a great place for him at this stage.

Posted by a parent on 09/26/13

I attend this school since last year when i had enrolled to Yonkers Montessori Academy for 7th grade. I am now going to 8th grade and i gotta say its an amazing school. This school has great programs that your child might love. 7th and 8th grade might not have that much as the elementary and high school ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 07/15/13

Our two children transferred to this school from Private school. Although we had to fight a little to get them enrolled here it turned out to be an excellent decision. The teachers are concerned, the assistant principals are involved and cognizant of every child and the Principal is visionary and accesible. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/20/13

I attend this school as a student it has a real great home type vibe to it where everyone knows everyone, however if your child wants choices on his education this is the school of choice for them. Going into my senior year my schedule has already been set and they refuse me to have much of a choice ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 06/18/13

If your child is in Montessori and doing well, this is a great choice! The statistics for this type of school are outstanding and Yonkers has hit a home run here. But this is definately not for someone new to Montessori, unless starting at Pre-K or K. Would be very hard to transfer here from another ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/26/12

If you are a competitive parent who likes to push the school and your child, there are probably better places for you and your child. If your child responds best to Montessori, this is a dream come true for your child's education, both social and academic. This place creates an intense love of learning ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/15/10

both my children go to YMA and are very happy there. the teachers work hard with the kids and the principal runs a tight ship with all the staff and parents.

Posted by a parent on 10/04/10

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Test Year: 2012
Yonkers Montessori Academy
Yonkers City School District
New York
* In 2011-2012 New York used the New York State Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English language arts and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The results for English language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles and the science results will be added when they are released in the Fall of 2013. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New York. The goal is for 90% of students to meet or exceed grade-level standards on the tests.

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Yonkers schools — Yonkers Montessori Academy is located at 160 Woodlawn Ave, Yonkers NY 10704. 160 Woodlawn Ave is in the 10704 ZIP code in Yonkers, NY The school district for Yonkers Montessori Academy is the Yonkers City School District. Yonkers Montessori Academy is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 11.
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