Walnut Park Montessori

47 Walnut Park,
Newton, MA, 02458-0215
Tel: (617)202-9772
Grades: NS - K | 35 students
Walnut Park Montessori School is part of the Jackson~Walnut Park Schools collaborative.
Jackson~Walnut Park, an educational collaborative sponsored by the Sisters of Saint Joseph of Boston, is a Catholic elementary school and Montessori preschool serving children from 2.9-kindergarten.
In unity with our children's families, we sustain and perpetuate a reflective, spiritually inspired, dynamic learning community.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - Kindergarten
Year Founded 1967

Student Body

Total Students 35 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 11%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade Walnut Park Montessori Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 3:1
National avg.: 13:1
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $11,750
Tuition Notes 2012-2013 Tuition Full day students (ages 4-kindergarten) $11,750 Half day students (2.9-4 years) $9,450
Admissions Director Susan Niden


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club, Chess, Chinese Culture, Computer Club, French Club, Karate, Kids Corner After School Program (11:30-5:30), Yoga Art Club, Chess, Computer Club, French Club, Karate, Yoga, Chinese Culture,
Kids Corner After School Program (11:30-5:30),

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is CATS Academy Boston (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Rashi School (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Perkins School For The Blind (1 miles away)
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    Newton , MA , 02458
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    Newton , MA , 02458
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    CATS Academy Boston
    575 Washington St
    Newton , MA , 02458
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    Newton , MA , 02458
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