Dover Montessori School

16 Sherbrooke Drive
Dover, MA 02030-0203
Tel: (508)785-1387
Grades: PK-K | 37 students
Dover Montessori School is a preschool and kindergarten that was founded in 1969.
At Dover Montessori, a high quality, stimulating educational environment is presented to the child so that she can develop in accordance with her natural tendencies and inner needs.
The use of developmentally appropriate, interactive materials enhance the social, emotional, physical, and cognitive growth of the child.
Individual learning experiences enable the child to progress at her own pace and encourage the development of a unique personality.
The Dover Montessori School's philosophy is to develop and satisfy the basic tendencies in the child for order, repetition, exploration, movement, and excellence.
When these tendencies are developed, the child becomes secure.
When the child is secure, he explores his world with confidence and enthusiasm.
This exploration leads to experimentation and discovery which in turn contributes to his whole personality and development.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Other Montessori association(s)
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-K

Student Body

Total Students 37 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Dover Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Walnut Hill School for the Arts (3.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Riverbend School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Brighton School (1.9 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Natick
    The Riverbend School
    Montessori School
    Grades: K | 82 students
    1.8 miles
    6 Auburn Street
    Natick, MA 01760
  • Framingham
    The Brighton School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: PK-6 | 46 students
    1.9 miles
    360 Water Street
    Framingham, MA 01705
  • Natick
    The Riverbend School
    Montessori School
    Grades: NS-8 | 128 students
    2 miles
    6 Auburn Street
    Natick, MA 01760
  • Natick
    Grades: PK-2 | 79 students
    2 miles
    73 Cottage Street
    Natick, MA 01760
  • Sherborn
    Life Experience School
    Special Education School
    Grades: NS | 12 students
    2.2 miles
    2 North Main
    Sherborn, MA 01770

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