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 Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Independent Schools Association of the Central States
Educational Records Bureau
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded 1961

Student Body

Total Students 403 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
46%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade Milwaukee Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 26 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Neat and appropriate clothing)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $9,615
Tuition Notes Varies by program.
Admissions Director Cheryl Kelly
Admissions Associate Patrick Bieser

Sports

Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Chess Club, Flag Football, Private music instruction, Robotics Club, Robotics Team, Soccer Chess Club, Flag Football, Robotics Club, Robotics Team, Soccer, Private music instruction,

School Notes

  • Founded in 1961, Milwaukee Montessori School is a private, independent, co-educational elementary day school educating close to 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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