The Montessori School Of Northampton

Tel: (413)586-4538
Grades: PK-6 | 110 students
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)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-6
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1976

Student Body

Total Students 110 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade The Montessori School Of Northampton Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 24 students
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
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
Average Financial Aid Grant $4,882
Admissions Director Laura Frogameni


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

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is New Directions School At Nccf (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lander-Grinspoon Academy (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Lander-Grinspoon Academy (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Northampton
    Grades: PK-6 | 76 students
    0.8 miles
    257 Prospect St
    Northampton, MA 01060
  • Northampton
    New Directions School At Nccf
    Special Education School
    Grades: 4-12 | 30 students
    0.8 miles
    78 Pomeroy Ter
    Northampton, MA 01060
  • Northampton
    Grades: K-7 | 275 students
    0.8 miles
    Gill Hall Prospect St
    Northampton, MA 01063
  • Northampton
    Grades: NS-8 | 30 students
    1 miles
    45 Round Hill Road
    Northampton, MA 01060
  • Northampton
    Hallmark Developmental School
    Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 6 students
    1.2 miles
    737 Bridge Rd
    Northampton, MA 01060

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