Barat Montessori School

5 Damon Street,
Wayland, MA, 01778-0177
Tel: (508)655-5742
Grades: PK - K | 38 students
Barat Montessori has been serving preschool children ages two years, 9 months through age six under the direction of its founder, Susan Haigney since 1974.
We strive for a balance between disciplined learning and fun.
Individual quiet work is an important part of our day, but it is balanced with large group social activities such as recess, snack time and a short “choice time” during which children may choose to play with their friends using wooden toys or our open art center.
Children in Montessori schools “work” hard—we believe they should also play hard.
In addition, many of our students will eventually go on to non-Montessori schools.
We feel it is our responsibility to prepare them for those environments by offering exposure to occasional large group activities and special projects.
We also feel it appropriate to help young children learn to negotiate group activities such as group instruction, recess, circle time, story time or other “traditional” school experiences where independent work is not occurring.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - K

Student Body

Total Students 38 students
Student Body Type Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Crossroad School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is CCLC of Framingham (1.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Tobin School (3.3 miles away)
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  • Framingham CCLC of Framingham
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    770 Cochituate Road
    Framingham , MA , 01701
    (508)390-2700
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.1  mi  |  95  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Natick Crossroad School
    Special Education School
    11 Huron Drive
    Natick , MA , 01760
    (508)651-7500
    Special Education School
    1.3  mi  |  55  students  |  Gr.  NS-12
  • Natick
    Brandon School & Residental Treatment
    All-boys | Special Education School
    27 Winter St
    Natick , MA , 01760
    (508)655-6400
    All-boys | Special Education School
    1.3  mi  |  48  students  |  Gr.  4-12
  • Framingham The Kiddie Lodge Nursery And Kindergarten School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    27 Cherry Street
    Framingham , MA , 01701
    (508)875-4215
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.9  mi  |  45  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Framingham
    Wayside Academy
    Special Education School
    1 Frederick Abbott Way
    Framingham , MA , 01701
    (508)786-9424
    Special Education School
    1.9  mi  |  27  students  |  Gr.  7-12

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