Thacher Montessori School

  • Thacher Montessori School uses the Montesori method of education to serve children from the ages of 18 months to 14 years
  • The school nurtures the development of the whole child, self-confidence, academic accomplishment, and success in life.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
Association Montessori International (AMI)
Other Montessori association(s)
State or regional independent school association
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded1971
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program Cost$400
Summer Program Cost NotesCosts range from $250 to $425 depending on the options selected
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students210 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
35%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade Thacher Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size24 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$16,700
Tuition NotesTuition ranges from $12,300 to $21,400 with $16,700 being the Children's House Full Day cost.
% on Financial Aid
25%
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorAngela Sicuranza

Sports

Total Sports Offered11 sports
SportsAlpine Skiing, Basketball, Climbing, Flag Football, Indoor Soccer, Martial Arts, Rock Climbing, Snowboarding, Soccer, Tennis, VolleyballAlpine SkiingBasketball,
ClimbingFlag Football,
Indoor SoccerMartial Arts,
Rock ClimbingSnowboarding,
SoccerTennis,
Volleyball

School Notes

  • Thacher Montessori School uses the Montesori method of education to serve children from the ages of 18 months to 14 years.
  • The school nurtures the development of the whole child, self-confidence, academic accomplishment, and success in life.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Milton
    Grades: PK-8 | 154 students
    1.9 miles
    564 Blue Hill Avenue
    Milton, MA 02186
    (617)333-9610
    1.9 PK-8
    154
  • Milton
    Grades: K-12 | 980 students
    3.5 miles
    170 Centre Street
    Milton, MA 02186
    (617)898-1798
    3.5 K-12
    980
  • Braintree
    Grades: PK-5 | 108 students
    5.8 miles
    25 Brow Ave
    Braintree, MA 02184
    (781)356-7877
    5.8 PK-5
    108
  • Brookline
    Grades: PK-8 | 535 students
    6.6 miles
    171 Goddard Avenue
    Brookline, MA 02445
    (617)277-2456
    6.6 PK-8
    535
  • Dedham
    Grades: NS-8 | 290 students
    3.6 miles
    90 Sandy Valley Road
    Dedham, MA 02026
    (781)329-0850
    3.6 NS-8
    290

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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Thacher Montessori is an incredible school. The teachers are all so intelligent, thoughtful and interesting and LOVE teaching, and this positivity and kindness resonate through the children in the classroom as well. The children learn to love learning, because they are given the tools to focus on, engage with and question all learning materials in an independent and empowering way. The music teacher is amazing, apt to share philosophy as easily as beats, and the art room is always full of color and creativity. The sports coach is amazing too, always going out of the way to be inviting while also being clear and focused. My two children have been at the school for three years, and despite some changes in administration, my children couldn't be happier and are learning at well-above-average levels for their ages. I feel connected to the school and want to help it grow, which shows me I'm a happy parent too.
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My kids have been in this school for 3 years now and I have to say it has been a wonderful experience watching them grow so much socially and academically. The teachers and classroom assistants are very understanding, they listen to your concerns and are caring and nurturing. My kids have made good friends and love the new experiences. The head of school and vice head are also very good. Together they make a nice team and have helped the school grow in the right direction.
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