Village Montessori School

Tel: (301)977-5766
Grades: PK-K | 127 students
Village Montessori School is dedicated to the philosophy and methods of education developed by Maria Montessori.
Dr. Montessori’s study of children led to an awareness of the dynamic importance of the first six years of a child’s life during which intelligence and character are being formed.
The Montessori philosophy is based on love for the child and respect for his/her dignity and worth as a person with the objective of helping each child develop his/her fullest potential Characteristics such as self-confidence, initiative, independence, persistence, increased curiosity, ability to concentrate and a sense of order are encouraged.
The teaching staff at Village Montessori School excels both in education qualifications and years of experience.
They are known for the warm personal approach they bring to the classroom.
All teachers are college graduates and hold degrees in Montessori education.
Many of our teachers have been with us for over 10 years.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 127 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
42%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade Village Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 25:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Covenant Life School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mother Of God School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Mother Of God School (0.7 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Gaithersburg
    Mother Of God School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 204 students
    0.7 miles
    20501 Goshen Road
    Gaithersburg, MD 20879
    (301)990-2088
    0.7PK-8
    204
  • Montgomery Village
    Covenant United Methodist Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool (Methodist)
    Grades: NS | 80 students
    0.8 miles
    20301 Pleasant Ridge Drive
    Montgomery Village, MD 20886
    (301)527-9300
    0.8NS
    80
  • Montgomery Village
    Grades: K-8 | 53 students
    0.9 miles
    20300 Pleasant Ridge Dr
    Montgomery Village, MD 20886
    (301)840-9830
    0.9K-8
    53
  • Gaithersburg
    Grades: PK-8 | 259 students
    1.6 miles
    19425 Woodfield Road
    Gaithersburg, MD 20879
    (240)238-1500
    1.6PK-8
    259
  • Gaithersburg
    Grades: PK-12 | 288 students
    2.6 miles
    7503 Muncaster Mill Rd
    Gaithersburg, MD 20877
    (301)869-4500
    2.6PK-12
    288

School Reviews

5.0  5/17/2016
My daughter has been attending VMS for the past 2 years and is starting her last year there as a Kindergartener and I couldn't be happier. There was just a change of ownership over the summer, and things have even gotten better. We''ll be starting our son there in the Fall of 2014 once he's old enough. Great staff - we love Miss Kelly and Miss Kim!
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