Milwaukee Montessori School

  • "Milwaukee Montessori School provides a challenging, individualized education that develops independent thinking students of knowledge, courage, personal integrity and compassion.".

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Independent Schools Association of the Central States
Educational Records Bureau
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded1961

Student Body

Total Students395 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
46%
State avg.: 27%
Students by GradeMilwaukee Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size26 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Neat and appropriate clothing)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$9,615
Tuition NotesVaries by program.
Admissions DirectorCheryl Kelly
Admissions AssociatePatrick Bieser

Sports

Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBasketball, Flag Football, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballFlag Football,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Chess Club, Flag Football, Robotics Club, Robotics Team, Soccer

Arts and Music Programs:
Private music instruction

School Notes

  • Founded in 1961, Milwaukee Montessori School is a private, independent, co-educational elementary day school educating over 400 students from toddler age through the eighth grade. Milwaukee Montessori School is recognized for its outstanding and dynamic academic program dedicated to providing an individualized educational experience.
  • Our school's challenging and enriching curriculum encourages the development of real-world skills including:  independent and decision-oriented thinking; creativity; technology, math, and science skills; an appreciation for arts, music, and diverse cultures, plus the importance of community and environmental stewardship.
  • Our Toddler Program for ages 18 months - 3 years offers much more than just school readiness. Staffed enthusiastic, skilled faculty, children enjoy art, music, dance, simple science, language arts, sand and water play, as well as plenty of outdoor time.
  • In our Extended Day program, we offer adult-supervised child care before and after school. Students engage in meaningful activities and supervised play with children in groups reflective of their academic groups - Kindergarten (Children's House), Lower Elementary (grades 1-3), Upper Elementary (grades 4-6), and Junior High (7-8).
  • Each summer from June to August, we offer a full-time Summer Program for students age 3 - 13. Our unique and interactive summer program combines the fine arts, theater, computers, robotics, Montessori Classroom instruction, sports, field trips, and playtime filled with social interaction. Flexible week-long sessions.
  • The faculty and staff at Milwaukee Montessori School are highly trained in Montessori methodology and strive to attain professional excellence for their students and families.
  • At Milwaukee Montessori Schoool, we aim to provide students with an education that meets their intellectual abilities and needs, while promoting an appreciation of diversity as an integral part of school life. This value is reflected in the wide diversity of our student and faculty body.
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The average private school tuition in Milwaukee, WI is $3,895 for elementary schools and $9,213 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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