The Montessori School Of Northampton

51 Bates Street,
Northampton, MA, 01060-0106
Tel: (413)586-4538
The Montessori School Of Northampton is firmly rooted in Maria Montessori's philosophy as it applies to today's world.
The school provides an exceptional education with a comprehensive curriculum, covered at a pace and sequence adapted for a variety of learning styles; emphasizes compassion, inclusiveness and respectful resolution of conflict; and promotes the interrelatedness of everything in the world and its people.
By following this mission, the Montessori School of Northampton strives to prepare Well-educated inquisitive students, Effective, self-directed learners, Caring and confident human beings participating in their home communities, Engaged, informed and responsible citizens of the global community.
The Montessori School of Northampton is dedicated to and inspired by the principles and ideas of Dr.
Maria Montessori.
Dr.
Montessori, the first woman to be trained as a physician in Italy, developed a comprehensive method of early education based on years of observation and study of young children.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
State or regional independent school association
Association of Independent Schools in New England (AISNE)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 6
Learning Programs Supported Language-based, mild learning differences
Year Founded 1976

Student Body

Total Students 110 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 23%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade The Montessori School Of Northampton Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 47%
Average Class Size 24 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $12,896
Tuition Notes Half day programs: $7375 $9185 $10056 $10927 Elementary: $1310
% on Financial Aid 29%
Average Financial Aid Grant $4,882
Admissions Director Laura Frogameni

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Music Music,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is New Directions School At Nccf (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lander Grinspoon Academy - Solomon Schechter (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Clarke Schools for Hearing and Speech (1 miles away)
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  • Northampton Lander Grinspoon Academy - Solomon Schechter
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    Northampton , MA , 01060
    (413)584-6622
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    0.8  mi  |  94  students  |  Gr.  K-7
  • Northampton
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    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    78 Pomeroy Ter
    Northampton , MA , 01060
    (413)584-1310
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    0.8  mi  |  30  students  |  Gr.  4-12
  • Northampton
    Clarke Schools for Hearing and Speech
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    45 Round Hill Road
    Northampton , MA , 01060
    (413)584-3450
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    1  mi  |  30  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
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    (413)585-3270
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    1  mi  |  275  students  |  Gr.  K-7
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    Hallmark Developmental School
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    737 Bridge Rd
    Northampton , MA , 01060
    (413)586-3300
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