The Montessori School Of Washington Park

320 S Sherman Street,
Denver, CO, 80209-0802
Tel: (303)722-7708
Grades: PK | 70 students
MSWP offers primary age children, 15 months-6 years of age a Montessori education at our Denver location. Our peaceful and prepared environment fosters independence, respect, and joy in learning while embracing a child’s natural wonder and curiosity.  We set the bar high, for our students, staff & parents.
Join us for a tour to see our facility and meet the staff- call 303-722-7708.
Immediate openings! Maria Montessori recognized that children are the teachers of humanity, that young people, with their ideals and lack of attachment to tradition, can lead the way to a more human existence.
Join us in this journey!

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Prekindergarten
Year Founded 1975

Student Body

Total Students 70 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 5%
State avg.: 19%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $875
Tuition Notes Full day tuition. We do offer Half day slots as well.
% on Financial Aid 10%
Admissions Director Mary Purfield

School Notes:

  • Founded in 1975, the Montessori School of Washington Park offers a tremendous experiential learning environment for children ages 3 to 6. Through exploration and observation, children are encouraged to grow and develop socially, emotionally, and academically at their own paces. Children learn through modeling and experimentation, aided by materials that provoke thought, bolster confidence, and encourage awareness. At the Montessori School of Washington Park, the child is the center of the classroom experience. As mentors, guides, and teachers, we seek to provide opportunities to nurture confidence and competence, to foster the child's love of learning and assist in development of a positive self image. We offer a safe, stimulating, and supportive environment in which children may grow and develop into responsible, contributing citizens of the world.
  • Profile last updated: 08/05/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Colorado Christian School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Francis De Sales Grade School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Francis De Sales Grade School (0.1 miles away)
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  • Denver St Francis De Sales Grade School
    (Roman Catholic)
    235 S Sherman St
    Denver , CO , 80209
    (503)744-7231
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.1  mi  |  184  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Denver
    Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award St. John's Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    700 S Franklin St
    Denver , CO , 80209
    (303)733-3777
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    1  mi  |  325  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • Denver
    St Rose Of Lima School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1345 W Dakota Ave
    Denver , CO , 80223
    (303)733-5806
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.1  mi  |  227  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Denver
    Colorado Christian School
    (Assembly of God)
    200 S University Blvd
    Denver , CO , 80209
    (303)777-7723
    (Assembly of God)
    1.4  mi  |  187  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Denver
    Bergamo Academy
    Montessori School
    1000 Speer Blvd.
    Denver , CO , 80204
    (303)825-1333
    Montessori School
    1.5  mi  |  69  students  |  Gr.  NS-6

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