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.: 22%

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
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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  7/24/2015
One of best Montessori schools in the Hartford Area.
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5  8/20/2012
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.
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