Greene Towne School is the oldest Montessori preschool and Kindergarten in Center City, Philadelphia.
Since 1966, Greene Towne has provided a superlative Montessori education for children aged 3 to 6.
In the fall of 2002 we added a Toddler Program, and now welcome children beginning at age 18-months.
We offer All-Day and a summer programs for 18-month to 6-year-olds.
Every aspect of Greene Towne stimulates creativity and learning.
Educational materials are designed specifically for a young child's mind and body, and the environments are colorful, bright and inviting.
Children are inspired, whether they are writing a short story with the moveable alphabet, taking pictures for a photography exhibit, or watering plants in our roof deck container garden.
Greene Towne Montessori School is accredited by the American Montessori Society and the Pennsylvania Association of Independent Schools.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-Kindergarten
  • Students: 168 students
  • Application Deadline: Dec. 1 / rolling

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-Kindergarten
Year Founded
1966
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
168 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
36%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade
Greene Towne Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Dec. 1 / rolling
Tuition Notes
Tuition varies according to the child's age and schedule.
Summer Program Cost Notes
Summer fees vary according to child's age and schedule.
% on Financial Aid
15%
Admissions Director
Erika Goldberg

School Notes

  • Greene Towne Montessori School is the oldest Montessori preschool and Kindergarten in Center City, Philadelphia. Since 1966, Greene Towne has provided a superlative Montessori education for children aged 3 to 6. In the fall of 2002 the Toddler Program was established and now children beginning at age 18 months are welcome. The school offers afternoon care and a summer program for both toddlers and 3 to 6 year olds. Every aspect of Greene Towne Montessori stimulates creativity and learning. Educational materials are designed specifically for a young child's mind and body, and the environments are colorful, bright and inviting. Children are inspired, whether they are writing a short story with the moveable alphabet, taking pictures for a photography exhibit, or watering plants in our roof deck container garden. Greene Towne Montessori School is accredited by the American Montessori Society and the Pennsylvania Association of Independent Schools.

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-Kindergarten
  • Students: 168 students
  • Application Deadline: Dec. 1 / rolling

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