King's Wood Montessori School in Foxboro, MA, was founded in 1968 by a group of parents interested in providing Montessori education for their children. More than 50 years later, King's Wood remains a parent-owned, non-profit school serving children from over fifteen communities in Massachusetts and Rhode Island.
We offer both half-day and full-day programs along with before and after-school care.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
  • Enrollment: 40 students
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Year Founded
1968

Student Body

Total Students
40 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
Students by Grade
King's Wood Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
20 students
List of Courses Offered
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Admissions Director
Joan Reale

School Notes

  • King's Wood Montessori School was founded in 1968 by a group of parents to provide Montessori education for their children. More than 50 years later, King's Wood remains a parent-owned, non-profit school serving children from over fifteen communities in Massachusetts and Rhode Island.
  • The Montessori teaching method, as developed by Dr. Maria Montessori, is an approach to learning that recognizes young children's tremendous capacity and desire to discover and explore the environment that is their immediate world.
  • By creating a rich and responsive environment where the children can develop as individuals, the Montessori method facilitates learning by converting the child's natural curiosity into learning patterns. 
  • Classes are comprised of mixed age groups to provide models for imitation and opportunities to reinforce their knowledge by demonstrating to others.
  • We offer half-day and full-day programs and before and after-school care. 
Source: Verified school update

School Reviews

5  
My daughter has been going to KWMS for over a year and she absolutely LOVES it! She learns so many things in such a short period of time - life skills, social skills, and of course the wonderful hands-on approach that only a Montessori school can provide. I also enjoy the great flexibility that the after school care offers! You can tell the school the same day that your child needs after school care - it's really fantastic (and unique), especially if you have other children. Furthermore, the teachers are very knowledgeable and caring. My daughter talks about her teachers all the time and definitely has a fondness towards them. I think this says a lot if a 4 year old loves her teachers. Overall, KWMS is a very nurturing school with fantastic staff and programs.
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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Montessori School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
  • Enrollment: 40 students
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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