Tara Montessori School

Tel: (978)526-8487
Grades: PK-K | 22 students
The Tara Montessori School was founded in 1988 by Toni Dunleavy, and subscribes to the principles of Montessori Learning.
Classes are available for Toddlers, Transition, Pre-School and Kindergarten age children.
The primary goal of the Tara Montessori School is to help children reach full potential in all areas of life.
Activities promote the development of social skills, emotional growth, and physical coordination as well as cognitive preparation.
The holistic curriculum, under the direction of a specially trained teacher, allows the children to enjoy the experience of learning and time to enjoy the process.
It also insures the development of self-esteem and provides the experience from which children increase their knowledge.
Each Montessori class operates on the principle of freedom within limits.
Every program has its set of ground rules which differs from age to age, but is always based on core Montessori beliefs, respect for each other and for the environment.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other Montessori association(s)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 22 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Tara Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 1 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Landmark School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Landmark Elementary Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Brookwood School (1.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Manchester
    Landmark Elementary Middle School
    Special Education School
    Grades: 2-8 | 145 students
    0.1 miles
    P O Box 1489
    Manchester, MA 01944
  • Manchester
    Grades: PK-8 | 400 students
    1.4 miles
    One Brookwood Road
    Manchester, MA 01944
  • Beverly
    Grades: K-8 | 215 students
    2.5 miles
    74 Hart St
    Beverly, MA 01915
  • Beverly
    Waldorf School at Moraine Farm
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: NS-8 | 138 students
    2.8 miles
    701 Cabot St.
    Beverly, MA 01915
  • Prides Crossing
    Landmark School
    Special Education School
    Grades: 9-12 | 300 students
    3.1 miles
    429 Hale St Box 227
    Prides Crossing, MA 01965

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