Montessori Community School

Tel: (808)522-0244
Grades: NS - 6 | 164 students
Montessori Community School (MCS) is an independent, non-sectarian school providing a Montessori education for children ages two through twelve years.
We are accredited by the American Montessori Society and the Hawaii Association of Independent Schools.
We are conveniently located in the residential neighborhood of Makiki, just five minutes from the University of Hawaii and five minutes from downtown Honolulu.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Hawaii Association of Independent Schools (HAIS)
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 6
Year Founded 1972

Student Body

Total Students 164 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 83%
State avg.: 60%
Students by Grade Montessori Community School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 60%
Average Class Size 24 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Kathy Shirakawa

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Punahou School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hanahauoli School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Hanahauoli School (0.3 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Honolulu
    Hanahauoli School
    Alternative School
    Grades: PK-6 | 208 students
    0.3 miles
    1922 Makiki St
    Honolulu, HI 96822
    (808)949-6461
    0.3PK-6
    208
  • Honolulu
    St Clement's School
    Daycare / Preschool (Episcopal)
    Grades: PK-KG | 127 students
    0.4 miles
    1515 Wilder Ave
    Honolulu, HI 96822
    (808)949-2082
    0.4PK-KG
    127
  • Honolulu
    Grades: K-12 | 3751 students
    0.5 miles
    1601 Punahou St.
    Honolulu, HI 96822
    (808)944-5711
    0.5K-12
    3751
  • Honolulu
    Hawaiian Mission Academy K-8
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    Grades: K-8 | 104 students
    0.5 miles
    1415 Makiki St
    Honolulu, HI 96814
    (808)949-2033
    0.5K-8
    104
  • Honolulu
    Hawaiian Mission Academy
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    Grades: K-12 | 226 students
    0.5 miles
    1438 Pensacola Street
    Honolulu, HI 96822
    (808)536-2207
    0.5K-12
    226

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