The Greenhouse School

  • The Greenhouse School serves 20 students in grades Nursery/Preschool and is a member of the National Coalition of Alternative Community Schools and the Other school association(s). The student:teacher of The Greenhouse School is 5:1.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Coalition of Alternative Community Schools
Other school association(s)
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students20 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
67%
State avg.: 23%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Beverly
    Harborlight Montessori
    Harborlight Montessori Photo
    Montessori School
    Grades: NS-8 | 296 students
    4.9 miles
    243 Essex Street
    Beverly, MA 01915
    (978) 922-1008
    4.9 NS-8
    296
  • Beverly
    Waldorf School at Moraine Farm
    Waldorf School at Moraine Farm Photo - Waldorf School at Moraine Farm was founded in 1986 as the Cape Ann Waldorf School in Gloucester, MA. In 2010 we moved to our current, permanent location on 10 acres of the historic Moraine Farm property in Beverly.
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: NS-8 | 105 students
    5.9 miles
    701 Cabot St.
    Beverly, MA 01915
    (978) 927-1936
    5.9 NS-8
    105
  • Boston
    Boston Children's School
    Boston Children's School Photo
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 34 students
    12.7 miles
    8 Whittier Place
    Boston, MA 02114
    (617) 367-6239
    12.7 PK-K
    34
  • Boston
    Kingsley Montessori School
    Kingsley Montessori School Photo
    Montessori School
    Grades: NS-6 | 301 students
    13.8 miles
    26 Exeter Street
    Boston, MA 02116
    (617) 226-4927
    13.8 NS-6
    301
  • Cambridge
    Grades: PK-8 | 205 students
    14.2 miles
    5 Cadbury Road
    Cambridge, MA 02140
    (617) 354-3880
    14.2 PK-8
    205

School Reviews

5  
I can't say enough about the Greenhouse school. The curricula is stimulating and challenging (while attainable for each individual student). Students are encouraged and supported to reach their maximum potential.Besides the excellent academics, this school teaches self-sufficiency, inclusiveness, discipline and manners, as well as consideration: for others, their environment, animals, plants... Students are encouraged to support each other and their community. The grow food, and thus learn appreciation for nutrition and what they put in their bodies. The take good care of plants and pets (birds, a guinea pig, fish...)It's a pleasure to visit and witness the learning and creative activities going on in every corner of the building--with so much joy! The school seems to always be winning one sort of award or another.I heartily endorse the Greenhouse School.
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