Grades: PK-8 | 252 students
The Montessori math curriculum involves using concrete tools or manipulatives to help students learn the basic concepts.
The Lower School students (3-6 year olds) are curious about the world and the Montessori materials help them learn about geography and maps.
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 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|
|Total Students||252 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 23%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||40 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||7:1
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 $12,000-$25,000.|
|% on Financial Aid||
|Admissions Director||Laura Martin|
|Total Sports Offered||6 sports|
|Sports||Alpine Skiing, Basketball, Climbing, Cross Country, Soccer, TennisAlpine Skiing, Basketball,
Climbing, Cross Country,
|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,
- - Personalized Education - Collaborative Community - Character Development - Dedicated Teachers - Challenging Academics
Profile last updated: 08/04/2015
- School Location Miles Grades Students
NewtownGrades: NS-8 | 160 students
173 S Main St
Newtown, CT 06470
LitchfieldGrades: NS-6 | 76 students
5 Knife Shop Road
Litchfield, CT 06778
PawlingGrades: PK-8 | 128 students
64 E Main St
Pawling, NY 12564
RidgefieldGrades: NS-8 | 294 students
223 West Mountain Rd
Ridgefield, CT 06877
Washington DepotGrades: K-9 | 336 students
201 Romford Rd
Washington Depot, CT 06794
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