The Blue Hill Montessori School

The Blue Hill Montessori School, Inc. follows the educational philosophy and teaching methods of Dr. Maria Montessori.
We believe that that every child is born with unique creative potential.
Our mission is to assist children in their individual educational and developmental growth between the ages of 15 months through six years old. We provide specially prepared learning environments for children that correspond to their abilities, interests, and individual learning styles.
These environments provide a safe, peaceful, and nurturing experience where each child is encouraged to develop independence, respect, initiative, consideration, self-discipline, and a lifelong love of learning.

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School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1963

Student Body

Total Students16 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade The Blue Hill Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio3:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size20 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$8,580
Tuition NotesSchool is opened 7:30am-6pm; Flexible Before & After School Enrichment Programs offered at add'tl cost, Toddler Program anticipated Sept 2011
Admissions DirectorMichelle Ruxton


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Gymnastics, Music, Spanish, Yoga

School Notes

  • Our purpose is to provide a child-centered, loving, and enriching Montessori environment. In this environment, children develop a life-long love of learning and gain independence, self-discipline and the necessary skills to move into the next phase of learning with confidence and enthusiasm. With a seasoned staff of experienced and educated professionals, children learn at their own developmental level with nurturing guidance and love.
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