Kennebec Montessori School

  • Kennebec Montessori School is the only licensed, non-denominational alternative Primary and Elementary school in the greater Waterville area.
  • Our school is accredited through the American Montessori Society. At our location in Fairfield, we offer Primary and Elementary Montessori programs to 80 children from age 3 to 9.
  • Our four classrooms are all multi-age: three Primary classrooms and one Elementary classroom.
  • The mission of the Kennebec Montessori School is to provide young children with an educational program rooted in the philosophy of Dr. Maria Montessori, in which respect for self, others, and the environment are fundamental.
  • The program is designed to heighten intellectual and social development through the process of exploration and discovery with concrete materials, while nurturing a natural curiosity and a love of learning.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6

Student Body

Total Students108 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
5%
State avg.: 10%
Students by Grade Kennebec Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Augusta
    Grades: PK-8 | 90 students
    22.6 miles
    195 Hallowell Rd
    Augusta, ME 04330
    (207) 626-5550
    22.6 PK-8
    90
  • Houlton
    Grades: PK-12 | 127 students
    136.6 miles
    27 School St
    Houlton, ME 04730
    (207) 532-0736
    136.6 PK-12
    127
  • Waterville
    Temple Academy
    (Christian)
    Grades: PK-12 | 157 students
    4.3 miles
    60 W River Rd
    Waterville, ME 04901
    (207) 873-5325
    4.3 PK-12
    157

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