During the admissions process, we provide you with many opportunities to learn about REDS.

The most important period of life is not the age of university studies, but the first one, the period from birth to age 6.

Maria Montessori

The admission process begins by attending an Open House. This evening presentation provides an opportunity to gain an appreciation of Maria Montessori’s philosophy of early childhood education, to learn about the REDS program from the Head of School and faculty and to view the classrooms. We strive to serve a broad range of socioeconomic, religious, cultural, and racial families.

The admission process begins by attending an Open House. View our upcoming Open House dates.The admission process begins in the early fall. As of the day after Labor Day until November 4th  an online application form is available.

Children must be 2 years 9 months of age by September 30, to enter REDS.


Open House Information for 2017-2018 School Year:

September 22, 2016     3:00 - 5:00 P.M.
October 6, 2016             5:00 - 7:00 P.M.

During the open house we will discuss:

  1. Schedule and overview of REDS philosophy and program.
  2. Video presentation of our Montessori early childhood classrooms.
  3. Tour of the classrooms and presentations on the Montessori curriculum.
  4. Q & A
R.S.V.P to the admissions office at rhea.shome@redsny.org to reserve a spot.