Shrewsbury Montessori School

55 Oak Street,
Shrewsbury, MA, 01545-0154
Tel: (508)842-2116
Shrewsbury Montessori School One school, two campuses Shrewsbury campus serves children age three through grade six.
Shrewsbury Montessori School provides a nurturing, yet stimulating environment where children can revel in the joys of learning.
These early years are essential in creating a life-long yearning to seek out personal growth and to develop into a self-sufficient and capable member of society.
It is the mission of Shrewsbury Montessori School to provide a prepared environment in accordance with the Montessori Philosophy in which each child may live his or her life according to individual developmental needs.
Our goal is to develop the personality of the whole child and to encourage such concepts as creativity, self-discipline, initiative, independence, self-confidence, and a sense of personal and communal responsibility.
The golden beads, used throughout Shrewsbury Montessori School, represent the progression of understanding as a child learns in a Montessori environment; from units to tens to hundreds to thousands.
Each child begins with concrete understanding using the single golden bead and ten-bar and moves naturally towards abstraction when the hundred-square and thousand-cube are introduced.
The golden beads impart a sense of awe and understanding, and demonstrate the essence of what we do at a Montessori school.
We begin with the single bead, a simple concept, and progress as each child is ready, to the next level of difficulty, or understanding.
Thus, our children learn how a single bead, when grouped with others, forms a ten-bar, a hundred-square, and a thousand-cube and that each of these can build something much larger, stronger, and more complete.
At Shrewsbury Montessori School, in any given day, in all of our classrooms, we see it happen time and again with every child: it all starts with a single bead...
and leads to a thousand possibilities.
Call to schedule a Tour of our school: 508-842-2116, have a look at our website: www.shrewsburymontessori.org and/or email directly: info@shrewsburymontessori.org

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 6
Year Founded 1972

Student Body

Total Students 170 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Shrewsbury Montessori School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 24 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $10,950
Tuition Notes Shrewsbury Campus $5400 Half Day Pre-Primary $6450 Half Day Threes $10950 Full Day Threes, Fours, Kindergarten $11950 Elementary Grades 1-6 Auburn Campus $4200 Afternoon Pre-Primary and Threes $5830 Morning Threes, Fours,Kindergarten $5830 Aftern
Admissions Director Elizabeth Leandres

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. After School Program, Before School, Chess Club, Montessori Master Chefs, Piano Lessons, Scouts Before School, Chess Club, Piano Lessons, Scouts, After School Program,
Montessori Master Chefs,

School Notes:

  • Shrewsbury Montessori School One School with Campuses in Auburn and Shrewsbury Our established Elementary program (80+ Elementary students) attracts students from Montessori schools across the country, transfers from area public schools and internally from our Children's House programs at both campuses.
  • Profile last updated: 10/07/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St John''s High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Alhuda Academy (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Violette Visions Early Learning Center (1 miles away)
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  • Shrewsbury St John''s High School
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    378 Main St
    Shrewsbury , MA , 01545
    (508)842-8934
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    0.8  mi  |  1050  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Shrewsbury
    Alhuda Academy    
    (Islamic)
    Po Box 4040 T/s
    Shrewsbury , MA , 01545
    (508)854-4700
    (Islamic)
    0.9  mi  |  106  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Shrewsbury
    Violette Visions Early Learning Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    314 Grafton Street
    Shrewsbury , MA , 01545
    (508)845-3248
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1  mi  |  59  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • Shrewsbury
    Lilliput Early Childhood Center
    Alternative School
    18 Grafton Street
    Shrewsbury , MA , 01545
    (508)842-0430
    Alternative School
    1.2  mi  |  219  students  |  Gr.  NS-2
  • Shrewsbury
    Shrewsbury Childrens Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    138 North Quinsigamond Avenue
    Shrewsbury , MA , 01545
    (508)755-3922
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.3  mi  |  107  students  |  Gr.  PK-K

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