Middletown Montessori School

28 S New Middletown Road,
Media, PA, 19063-0190
     Tel: (610)891-7214
Grades: NS - K | 63 students
Middletown Montessori School originated in 1990 by Sharon Kukawski, Barbara Waters, and Phyllis German, three dedicated teachers who strongly believe in the philosophy emphasized by Dr.
Maria Montessori.
Sharon, Barbara, and Phyllis actively teach as well as administrate the program.
They along with their staff are certified by the Department of Education, as well as in the Montessori Method of Education.
"There are many who hold, as I do that the most important period of life is not the age of university study but the first one, the period of birth to the age of six.
That is the time when man's intelligence his greatest implement, is being formed." The mission of the Middletown Montessori School is to provide preschool through elementary students an environment which fosters the love of learning by stimulating a child's natural curiosity to discover the world around them.
Middletown Montessori blends academic excellence, intellectual independence and moral principles in the Montessori tradition.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other Montessori association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - Kindergarten
Year Founded 1990

Student Body

Total Students 63 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 10%
State avg.: 20%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 20%
Average Class Size 20 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Please call for information. Various schedules offered.
Acceptance Rate 100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Sharon Kukawski
Admissions Associate Barbara Waters

School Notes:

Middletown Montessori School originated in 1990 by Sharon Kukawski, Barbara Waters, and Phyllis German, three dedicated teachers who strongly believe in the philosophy emphasized by Dr. Maria Montessori. Sharon, Barbara, and Phyllis actively teach as well as administrate the program. They along with their staff are certified by the Department of Education, as well as in the Montessori Method of Education. "There are many who hold, as I do that the most important period of life is not the age of university study but the first one, the period of birth to the age of six. That is the time when man's intelligence his greatest implement, is being formed." The mission of the Middletown Montessori School is to provide preschool through elementary students an environment which fosters the love of learning by stimulating a child's natural curiosity to discover the world around them. Middletown Montessori blends academic excellence, intellectual independence and moral principles in the Montessori tradition.

Profile last updated: 10/26/2013

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The nearest high school is Davidson School Elwyn Inc (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Children''s Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Children''s Academy (0.2 miles away)
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