Montessori School of Northern Virginia (MSNV) - Valleybrook Campus

Tel: (703)992-0255
Grades: PK-K | 74 students
Founded in 1962, the Montessori School of Northern Virginia (MSNV) is a non-profit, parent cooperative school, providing comprehensive Montessori education for children ages 2-12.
With two campuses set in peaceful residential neighborhoods, MSNV offers challenging, self-paced and individualized instruction guided by professional Montessori certified faculty.
The curriculum educates the whole child, provides a global perspective, and fosters inner discipline as well as respect for others.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Year Founded 1962

Student Body

Total Students 74 students
Student Body Type Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 22 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 15 / rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition ranges depending on child\\\'s program. Please see our website ( for details.
Admissions Director Beth Bell-Leresche
Admissions Associate Ann Payne

School Notes

  • Ages 2-6 Music and Spanish language programs Before and after school care Parent cooperative school International student body Affilliated with the American Montessori Society Licensed by the Commonwealth of Virginia

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Trinity School At Meadow View (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Westminster School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Westminster School (1.1 miles away)
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