The Montessori School

  • The Montessori School mission is to respect children as self directed individuals and foster their growth toward independence and social responsibility; to adhere to the philosophy of Dr. Maria Montessori and maintain the standard of the Association Montessori Internationale; to create a joyful, diverse, and family-oriented community which provides an atmosphere that supports the growth of the child; and to inspire the child to live both passionately and compassionately in a global community.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association Montessori International (AMI)
Association Montessori Internationale (AMI)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1964

Student Body

Total Students 238 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
26%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade The Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 30 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
% on Financial Aid
30%
Admissions Director Dana Eisenberg

Sports

Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Basketball, Crew, Cross Country, Mountaineering, Rock Climbing, SoccerBasketballCrew,
Cross CountryMountaineering,
Rock ClimbingSoccer,
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