Hampton Montessori School

Hampton Montessori School follows the basic principles of Dr. Maria Montessori, known as the Montessori Method.
The Hampton Montessori School occupies two fully equipped pre-primary level classrooms capable of accommodating 20-28 children.
Young children should be in the process of toilet training before acceptance into the program.
The Montessori teacher assumes a guiding or directing role and is thus, referred to as the Directress.
The teacher prepares the environment, demonstrates the correct use of the materials, observes the progress of the child, and functions as the exemplar.
It is the child who learns; motivated through the work itself.
The child is free to learn because of an acquired "inner discipline" from the exposure to both physical and mental order.
The Montessori Method is more than just a method of learning; it is an approach to life.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students22 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade Hampton Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hampton
    Grades: PK-12 | 113 students
    3.7 miles
    3105 W Mercury Blvd
    Hampton, VA 23666
    (757) 838-8949
    3.7 PK-12
  • Hampton
    Gloria Dei Lutheran School
    Gloria Dei Lutheran School Photo - School Shield
    (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    Grades: NS-8 | 350 students
    2.7 miles
    250 Fox Hill Rd
    Hampton, VA 23669
    (757) 851-6292
    2.7 NS-8
  • Newport News
    Grades: NS-6 | 127 students
    8.8 miles
    11790 Jefferson Ave, Ste. 200
    Newport News, VA 23606
    (757) 873-8950
    8.8 NS-6
  • Newport News
     Trinity Lutheran School
    Trinity Lutheran School Photo - Trinity Lutheran School is located on River Rd., overlooking the James River in the historic Huntington Heights neighborhood of Newport News.
    (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    Grades: PK-8 | 158 students
    5.4 miles
    6812 River Road
    Newport News, VA 23607
    (757) 245-2576
    5.4 PK-8
  • Hampton
    Grades: PK-12 | 177 students
    2.5 miles
    1647 Briarfield Rd.
    Hampton, VA 23670
    (757) 826-7711
    2.5 PK-12

School Reviews

Attending Hampton Montessori School was the most wonderful experience for our son and daughter. It is in a small section of an old church, but the warmth of the environment and quality of the instruction are truly exceptional. It is a very welcoming school - although firmly grounded in traditional Montessori curiculum the staff also understands the roll of the school in modern life. Due to job moves (and one bad experience at another school) our children have attended several Montessori schools - this was the best and has instilled a true love of learning in two very different children... Thank you Ms. Francis!
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