Starmaker School for Early Education at Wildewood

23443 Cottonwood Pkwy
California, MD 20619-0206
Tel: (301)863-7740
Grades: NS-3 | 104 students
At Starmaker School, Learning is our Passion!  Join Us!
At Starmaker School, Learning is our Passion!  Join Us!
Our philosophy of education embraces and builds upon the Montessori Method of teaching which believes that all children are individuals, each developing at his or her own pace.  Therefore, they should be taught individually and allowed the freedom to explore their world in their own way..
At Starmaker, our curriculum not only enhances the connections a child makes with their world, it helps them develop a natural love of learning.
We offer programs for for children six weeks through 13 years as follows: Infants and Toddlers,  Preprimary and Primary  Kindergarten and Elementary  Homework Center, and Summer Camp Join a vibrant community * Experienced and degreed teachers * Montessori Curriculum and Method * Full and Part-time programs available * Licensed and approved by the Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE)  * Competitive Rates

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other Montessori association(s)
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-3
Year Founded 1994

Student Body

Total Students 104 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade Starmaker School for Early Education at Wildewood Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
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School Notes:

  • We believe the first years of a child's life are the most important in the child's development. These are the years your child will acquire the values and joy in learning which will lead him toward a productive and happy life. We welcome the opportunity to help your child achieve his, or her, full potential.

Profile last updated: 11/24/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Leonard Hall Jr Naval Academy (4.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hollywood Um Ch Chr Preschool (2.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Hollywood Um Ch Chr Preschool (2.2 miles away)
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    Hollywood Um Ch Chr Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool (Methodist)
    Grades: PK-KG | 73 students
    2.2 miles
    Rr1 Box 100 24422 Mervell Dean
    Hollywood, MD 20636
  • California
    Honey Maccallum Christian Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool (Presbyterian)
    Grades: K | 166 students
    2.2 miles
    23421 Kingston Creek Rd
    California, MD 20619
  • Hollywood
    Hollywood Umc Christian Preschool & Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Grades: PK-KG | 85 students
    2.7 miles
    24422 Mervell Dean Rd Rr 1 Box 100
    Hollywood, MD 20636
  • California
    Grades: PK-KG | 46 students
    2.7 miles
    22840 Three Notch Rd
    California, MD 20619
  • Hollywood
    St. John's School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 203 students
    2.8 miles
    43900 Saint Johns Road
    Hollywood, MD 20636

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