Montessori Educational Center

  • Montessori programs exist for children from birth through the age of eighteen.
  • Montessori Educational Center offers a program for children ages 2 through 14.
  • Dr. Montessori's philosophy believes that a child will learn best within a prepared environment that is designed to facilitate independent learning and exploration, as this will support their individual development.
  • The goal in our Montessori program is to help each child reach their full potential in all areas of their life.
  • The classroom activities support the development of cognitive skills as well as social skills, emotional growth, and physical coordination.
  • Montessori is hands-on learning, which provides children the opportunity to learn by doing.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other Montessori association(s)
International Montessori Council (IMC)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded1978

Student Body

Total Students190 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Montessori Educational Center Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
16%
Average Class Size20 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 31 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$5,000
Tuition Notes Extended Day Tuition is $6300 Half Day Tuition is 3700
Admissions DirectorJoelle Flaherty

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Arts and Music Programs:
Music Lessons, Piano Lessons

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Karate, Yoga

School Notes

  • Montessori programs exist for children from birth through the age of eighteen.
  • Montessori Educational Center offers a program for children ages 2 through 14.
  • Dr. Montessori's philosophy believes that a child will learn best within a prepared environment that is designed to facilitate independent learning and exploration, as this will support their individual development.
  • The goal in our Montessori program is to help each child reach their full potential in all areas of their life.
  • The classroom activities support the development of cognitive skills as well as social skills, emotional growth, and physical coordination.
  • Montessori is hands-on learning, which provides children the opportunity to learn by doing.

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MEC is a great place for children to learn that what they do matters in the world. Grace and manners, responsibility and respect as well as academics all make for well rounded kids.
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