Friendship Montessori School

25528 Worton Lynch Road PO Box 6
MD, 21678
Tel: (410)778-5663
  • Friendship Montessori School was founded in 1992 by a Montessoriteacher and her college professor husband who wanted their own sonsto have the advantage of a Montessori start.
  • Located off acountry road, we take advantage of the country in our work andplay.
  • FMS welcomes children ages 2-6 to come learn in our familyoriented two-classroom schoolhouse.
  • Our mission has stayed the same for twenty-five years: westrive to be the best first-school experience for every childenrolled.
  • Each child is treated as a unique and creativelearner.  Although we are sure to "prepare" our students forfirst grade, our focus is on meeting the needs of the children NOW. Early childhood should not be rushed through in order to getready for the next phase; it is to be celebrated.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Other Montessori association(s)
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-1
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported mild learning differences
Year Founded 1992

Student Body

Total Students 32 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Friendship Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,850
Tuition Notes Tuition is for five days per week student age 3-6 including kindergarten. Three days per week tuition $5220. per year. Class for two to three year olds (limit 12 students with 3 teachers) is $5700. for three days per week for the school year.

School Notes

  • family oriented
  • welcoming, informal atmosphere
  • focus is always on meeting the needs of each child in ourcare
  • 1-6 or better teacher-child ratio
  • helpful, creative, attentive staff
  • afterschool program
  • Montessori certified staff
  • twenty-five year history

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