Admission Process

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Admission Process

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Choosing the right school for your child is important.
We are committed to making the process smooth and pleasant.

Thank you for your interest in applying to Pioneer Academy! We hope you have had the chance to read through our website and look forward to helping you learn more about our school as we learn about you throughout the admissions process. 

We are committed to partnering with you on making this journey as informative as possible as you evaluate the best school for your child and family—one of the most important decisions in your child's life.

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SATURDAY, April 20


Montessori Pre K • Elementary • Middle • High School

Domestic Students

STEP 1: Complete the Online Application Form
STEP 3: Receive your Admission Decision
STEP 5: Arrange your First Payment with Business Office
A group of students in the room at Pioneer Montessori Pre K School


Pioneer Academy Montessori Pre K is a full day program for children ages 3-5. With our full-day Montessori program, your child will be provided the academic foundation and independence and the excellence that Pioneer Academy has been providing since 1999.

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From the very first days of school, through inquiry-based activities, a challenging curriculum, and specialist classes, Lower School students build confidence in their ability to think and work both independently and collaboratively across subjects and disciplinary bounds.

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Teachers help Middle School students incubate their curiosity and develop their aptitude for reading, writing, mathematical reasoning as well problem solving, social and collaborative engagement, foreign languages, creative expression, and athletics.

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With the support and guidance of dedicated faculty, Pioneer students are encouraged to thrive as scholars, global citizens, athletes, artists, and future leaders. Our students are accepted to the top universities including Harvard, Princeton, Johns Hopkins, Brown, UPenn, and many more.

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International Students

STEP 1: Complete the Online Application Form
STEP 3: Submit your Language Proficiency Test Results
STEP 5: Pay Tuition Fees
STEP 7: Start Packing :)


We look forward to getting to know you and your family. Our admissions team are happy to answer any questions you may have.

(973) 405-5169 ext. 175
(973) 405-5169 ext. 120

Re-enrollment Timeline

Dec 15
Jan 7
Jan 31
Feb 28

- Intent to Return Survey
-  Intent to Return Due Date
-  Aid Application Deadline
- Financial Contract Deadline

Important Dates

Apr 20
Apr 30
May 1
May 2

- Open House
- Application Deadline
- PreK Registration Ends
- Payment Deadline for 24/25

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Pioneer Academy, best private school in passaic county, Class of 2021 student holding a pennant after being accepted into Princeton University.
A Pioneer Academy high school student