Welcome to Secret Garden Montessori
Providing Authentic Montessori education since 2006.

SGM is an independent, non-profit school located in Frenchtown, NJ currently offering programs for children from infancy through 6 years old.
Our programs are rooted in authentic Montessori philosophy with a focus on engagement with our beloved & beautiful river valley,
its' community & connection with nature. Also known as Peace Education, Montessori offers children respect for self and others
and helps to cultivate a sense of independence and understanding of the interconnectedness of all things.
Our dedicated staff members are professionals with a depth of experience and passion for Montessori. 
Their contributions enable us to fulfll our school's mission to:
"nuture each child's ability to be a compassionate, critical thinker who is holistically prepared for the future."
and embody our school values of community, respect, individualized/experiential learning and self-reliance.

Now offering programs for infants, toddlers, pre-K and K!
We offer ongoing enrollment and flexible scheduling.
For more information or to schedule a private tour,
please call us at 908-628-9639

The Montessori Classroom: "The Three Year Cycle" This video was filmed at Secret Garden Montessori by a young adult filmmaker who was himself a Montessori student through 6th grade! It provides a great overview of the unique Montessori approach and the importance of our three year cycle.