Greene Towne School

Tel: (215)563-6368
Grades: NS-K | 90 students
  • Greene Towne School is the oldest Montessori preschool and Kindergarten in Center City, Philadelphia.
  • Since 1966, Greene Towne has provided a superlative education for children aged 3 to 6.
  • In the fall of 2002 we added a Toddler Program, and now accept children beginning at age 18 months.
  • The school offers afternoon care and a summer program for both 3 to 6 year old children and toddlers.
  • Every aspect of Greene Towne stimulates creativity and learning.
  • Educational materials are designed specifically for a young child's mind and body, and the facility is colorful, bright and inviting.
  • Boys and girls feel inspired, whether they are writing a short story with the moveable alphabet, taking pictures for a photography exhibit, or watering plants in our roof deck container garden.
  • Greene Towne School is accredited by the American Montessori Society and the Pennsylvania Association of Independent Schools.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-Kindergarten
Year Founded 1966

Student Body

Total Students 90 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
28%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Greene Towne School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Dec. 5 / rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition varies according to the child\\\'s age and schedule.
% on Financial Aid
15%
Admissions Director Erika Goldberg
Admissions Associate Nicole Leapheart

School Notes

  • Greene Towne School is the oldest Montessori preschool and Kindergarten in Center City, Philadelphia. Since 1966, Greene Towne has provided a superlative education for children aged 3 to 6. In the fall of 2002 we added a Toddler Program, and now accept children beginning at age 18 months. The school offers afternoon care and a summer program for both 3 to 6 year old children and toddlers. Every aspect of Greene Towne stimulates creativity and learning. Educational materials are designed specifically for a young child's mind and body, and the facility is colorful, bright and inviting. Boys and girls feel inspired, whether they are writing a short story with the moveable alphabet, taking pictures for a photography exhibit, or watering plants in our roof deck container garden. Greene Towne School is accredited by the American Montessori Society and the Pennsylvania Association of Independent Schools.
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