Pincushion Hill Montessori School

30 Green Street
Ashland, MA 01721-0172
     Tel: (508)881-2123
        
   
Grades: PK - 4 | 98 students
Pincushion Hill Montessori School is a private school located in beautiful Ashland, Massachusetts.
Montessori teaches students to think, not simply to memorize, feedback, and forget.
The basis of our approach is the simple observation that children learn most effectively through direct experience and the process of investigation and discovery.
No two students learn at the same pace, nor do they necessarily learn best from the same methods.
Our goal is to be flexible and creative in addressing each student as a unique individual.
The Pincushion Hill Montessori School is designed to be a school where children can blossom! We seek to inspire a passion for excellence and to nurture curiosity, creativity and imagination.
Our goal is to give students a fine education and to prepare them for life.
Our students develop into people who are fascinated by the universe, and feel compelled to understand something of life's secrets.
They come to see that we all belong to the Earth and to the human family.
Our students are prepared to succeed in high school, college and beyond.
They are prepared to live lives filled with quiet dignity and compassion for others.
This begins with the habit of community service instilled during their years in Montessori.
Our students are building a legacy of kindness and wonderful contributions to the world.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other Montessori association(s)
International Montessori Council (IMC)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 4
Year Founded 1964

Student Body

Total Students 98 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Pincushion Hill Montessori School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $15,000
Acceptance Rate 99%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Michelle Cowell

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Marian High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Tarcisius School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Metrowest Christian Academy (1.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Framingham
    St. Tarcisius School
    (Roman Catholic)
    560 Waverly St
    FraminghamMA 01702
    (508)872-8188
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.6 mi | Gr. K-9 | 189 students                      
  • Ashland
    Po Box 229
    AshlandMA 01721
    (508)881-7404
    (Christian)
    1.6 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 73 students                      
  • Framingham
    Marian High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    273 Union Avenue
    FraminghamMA 01702
    (508)875-7646
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.9 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 301 students                      
  • Framingham
    Po Box 3350
    FraminghamMA 01705
    (508)877-7706
    (Non-sectarian)
    1.9 mi | Gr. K-6 | 33 students                      
  • Ashland
    Adventures In Learning
    Daycare / Preschool
    313 Cedar St
    AshlandMA 01721
    (508)881-4314
    Daycare / Preschool
    2.1 mi | Gr. PK-KG | 22 students                      

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