The Montessori School

34 Whipple Rd
Wilton, CT 06897-0689
Tel: (203)834-0440
Grades: PK-8 | 238 students
The Montessori School mission is to respect children as self directed individuals and foster their growth toward independence and social responsibility; to adhere to the philosophy of Dr. Maria Montessori and maintain the standard of the Association Montessori Internationale; to create a joyful, diverse, and family-oriented community which provides an atmosphere that supports the growth of the child; and to inspire the child to live both passionately and compassionately in a global community.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association Montessori International (AMI)
Association Montessori Internationale (AMI)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1964

Student Body

Total Students 238 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade The Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 30 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
% on Financial Aid
Admissions Director Dana Eisenberg


Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Basketball, Crew, Cross Country, Mountaineering, Rock Climbing, SoccerBasketballCrew,
Cross CountryMountaineering,
Rock ClimbingSoccer,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Winston Preparatory School- Norwalk (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Belden Hill Montessori (1.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Belden Hill Montessori (1.4 miles away)
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  • Wilton
    Belden Hill Montessori
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-KG | 30 students
    1.4 miles
    345 Belden Hill Rd
    Wilton, CT 06897
  • Wilton
    Wilton Montessori
    Montessori School
    Grades: NS-PK | 12 students
    1.4 miles
    345 Belden Hill Road
    Wilton, CT 06897
  • Wilton
    Grades: PK-8 | 199 students
    1.5 miles
    225 Danbury Rd
    Wilton, CT 06897
  • Norwalk
    Grades: PK-8 | 570 students
    2.1 miles
    139 W Rocks Rd
    Norwalk, CT 06851
  • Norwalk
    Grades: 6-12 | 72 students
    2.6 miles
    57 West Rocks Road
    Norwalk, CT 06851

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