Washington Montessori School

     Tel: (860)868-0551
Grades: PK - 8 | 253 students
Established in 1965, Washington Montessori School is an independent, coeducational day school distinguished by one-on-one attention from teachers and a rigorous curriculum, helping students in pre-K through eighth grade develop the self-confidence and academic skills they need to become self-reliant adults.
WMS also offers programs before and after school hours.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1965

Student Body

Total Students 253 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 8%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade Washington Montessori School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 20 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Dec. 31 / rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition ranges from $9,000-$23,000.
% on Financial Aid 32%
Admissions Director Laura Martin


Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Climbing, Soccer, TennisBaseballBasketball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Golf, Sculpture, Climbing, Sewing, Butterfly Garden, Circus, Cooking, Outdoor Club Outdoor Club, Golf, Sculpture, Climbing, Sewing, Butterfly Garden, Circus, Cooking,

School Notes:

- Personalized Education - Collaborative Community - Character Development - Dedicated Teachers - Challenging Academics

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Horace Mann School John Dorr Nature Laboratory (3.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rumsey Hall School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Litchfield Montessori School (10.1 miles away)
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