Williamsburg Montessori School

4200 Longhill Road,
Williamsburg, VA, 23188-0231
     Tel: (757)565-0977
Grades: PK - 9 | 90 students
Williamsburg Montessori School an independent Montessori school for toddlers through elementary, WMS encourages rigorous, self-directed learning for life in a child-centered community valuing independence, peace, and respect for others.
Williamsburg Montessori School provides a daily living and learning environment designed to help children grow socially, physically, and mentally in a structure governed by the educational philosophy developed by Maria Montessori.
We aim to develop in each child the ability to solve problems, to use freedom wisely, to respect him/herself, and above all, to take joy in learning.
Each teacher, assistant teacher and aide at WMS has been chosen with care for his or her education, mastery and warmth of spirit.
Together we comprise an outstanding educational community.
The WMS faculty consists of nine trained Montessori directresses.
Each directress holds a Montessori teaching certificate from the American Montessori Society as well as other degrees.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Other Montessori association(s)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 9
Year Founded 1982

Student Body

Total Students 90 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Williamsburg Montessori School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Providence Classical School (4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is King Of Glory Preschool & Kindergarten (1.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Walnut Hills Baptist Church Learning (4.5 miles away)
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  • WilliamsburgKing Of Glory Preschool & Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool  (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    4897 Longhill Rd
    WilliamsburgVA23188
    (757)258-1070
    Daycare / Preschool  (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    1.5 mi | 7 students | Gr. K                      
  • WilliamsburgProvidence Classical School
      (Christian)
    6000 Easter Circle
    WilliamsburgVA23188
    (757)565-2900
      (Christian)
    4 mi | 171 students | Gr. K-12                      
  • WilliamsburgGreenwood Christian Academy
      (Christian)
    5251 John Tyler Hwy 37
    WilliamsburgVA23185
    (757)345-0905
      (Christian)
    4.2 mi | 43 students | Gr. K-7                      
  • WilliamsburgWalnut Hills Baptist Church Learning
    Daycare / Preschool  (Baptist)
    1014 Jamestown Road
    WilliamsburgVA23185
    (757)220-5903
    Daycare / Preschool  (Baptist)
    4.5 mi | 9 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • WilliamsburgWalsingham Academy
      (Roman Catholic)
    Po Box 8702
    WilliamsburgVA23187
      (Roman Catholic)
    4.6 mi | 421 students | Gr. PK-12                      

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