Montessori School Greater Hartford

Tel: (860)236-4565
Grades: NS-9
MSGH has been in continuous operation since 1964, is recognized by the Association Montessori Internationale (AMI's highest form of accreditation) and is accredited by the Connecticut Association of Independent Schools.
We currently serve more than 170 children and their families with toddler, primary, elementary, middle school and afternoon enrichment programs.
In keeping with Montessori's call to "follow the child," our mixed-age classrooms are filled with materials that allow children to move, explore and learn independently, at their own pace, with the support and guidance of highly skilled AMI-trained teachers.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association Montessori International (AMI)
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-9
Year Founded 1964

Student Body

Total Students n/a
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
42%
State avg.: 24%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Our current tuition schedule is posted on our website www.msgh.org
% on Financial Aid
21%
Admissions Director Mary McHale

School Notes

  • Each classroom has one teacher and one teaching assistant; The teacher/student ratio is 1:9 when the presence of assistants is taken into account.
  • Spanish language lessons will be a part of every school day for Primary and Elementary students; in our toddler classrooms, teachers will speak only English and teaching assistants will speak only Spanish to the children.
  • Artist in Residence Program
  • Gym

Profile last updated: 09/14/2015

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School Reviews

One of best Montessori schools in the Hartford Area.
- Posted by Parent, 07/24/15
MSGH is a tremendous school - The faculty are exceptional, and our diversity is truly lived daily. Children are encouraged to follow their interests and develop a love of learning and sense of self-efficacy. They are also guided and pushed and inspired...Highly, highly recommend MSGH.
- Posted by Parent, 08/20/12

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