The Montessori School / Emerson Farm Middle School

Tel: (310)321-8555
The Montessori School's mission is to nurture and preserve each child's natural curiosity for learning.
We encourage children to develop academic, physical, social and life skills in an environment of mutual respect.
The school is committed to serving a community of children and families from diverse backgrounds.
We recognize parents as the child's first teachers and utilize conferences, meetings, observations, and parent study groups to disseminate information about Montessori philosophy and methodology.
Children are eager, spontaneous learners curious about the world around them.
And you, the parent, are your child's first teacher.
At your knee your child spoke his or her first word, took the first step, heard the first story.
The Montessori School is an extension of the education you have begun at home.
We at Montessori view education as an aid to life, as a process.
Our role is to preserve and nurture your child's natural curiosity and to develop an openness to the limitless possibilities of life.
We believe that children learn best when they are actively involved in the learning process.
Children not only learn, but thrive in an environment that is specially prepared to meet their physical, cognitive and social needs, and satisfy their instrinsic interests.
Our curriculum offers children freedom of choice in a dynamic, energized classroom where learning is tangible.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
State or regional independent school association
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 9

Student Body

Total Students 235 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 22%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St. Timothy's School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dayspring Christian Academy (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Dayspring Christian Academy (1 miles away)
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  • Lutherville Timonium Dayspring Christian Academy
    (Christian)
    2122 W Joppa Road
    Lutherville Timonium , MD , 21093
    (410)821-5876
    (Christian)
    1  mi  |  68  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Stevenson St. Timothy's School
    All-girls  (Episcopal)
    8400 Greenspring Avenue
    Stevenson , MD , 21153
    (410)486-7401
    All-girls  (Episcopal)
    1  mi  |  165  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Brooklandville St. Pauls School
    (Episcopal)
    11152 Falls Rd
    Brooklandville , MD , 21022
    (410)825-4400
    (Episcopal)
    1.5  mi  |  762  students  |  Gr.  K-12
  • Brooklandville
    St. Paul's School For Girls
    All-girls  (Episcopal)
    11232 Falls Rd
    Brooklandville , MD , 21022
    (410)823-6323
    All-girls  (Episcopal)
    1.5  mi  |  440  students  |  Gr.  5-12
  • Brooklandville
    St. Paul's Plus
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Episcopal)
    11232 Falls Road
    Brooklandville , MD , 21022
    (410)823-0061
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Episcopal)
    1.5  mi  |  133  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK

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