Montessori Discovery School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Tel: (860)889-0340
  • Montessori Discovery School offers quality Montessori education to 3 to 12 year olds.
  • We are located on a farm and have chickens and llamas as well as classroom animals.
  • Our elementary building was designed so lower and upper elementary are joined for a classroom for 6-12 year olds.
  • We also focus on communication and conflict resolution. Limited financial assistance is available. Deadline is April 2.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
Other Montessori association(s)
State or regional independent school association
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Year Founded1974
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students41 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
10%
State avg.: 21%
Students by GradeMontessori Discovery School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size20 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$9,500
Tuition NotesFull Day Primary tuition is 9300. Half Day Primary is $7400
% on Financial Aid
20%
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School Reviews

5  5/13/2013
Outstanding school with exceptional teachers; Nurturing divergent thinking and a life long passion for learning. Located on a historic farm in Southeastern CT. Diverse student community and strong emphasis on community building and conflict resolution.
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