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 TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Association Montessori Internationale (AMI)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Year Founded1964

Student Body

Total Students218 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
21%
State avg.: 22%
Students by GradeThe Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size30 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
% on Financial Aid
30%
Admissions DirectorDana Eisenberg

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBasketball, Crew, Cross Country, Mountaineering, Rock Climbing, SoccerBasketballCrew,
Cross CountryMountaineering,
Rock ClimbingSoccer,

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  • Wilton
    Grades: NS-8 | 80 students
    2.7 miles
    317 New Canaan Road
    Wilton, CT 06897
    (203)762-9860
    2.7 NS-8
    80
  • New Canaan
    Grades: NS-9 | 600 students
    6.3 miles
    635 Frogtown Road
    New Canaan, CT 06840
    (203)972-0771
    6.3 NS-9
    600
  • Norwalk
    Grades: PK-8 | 560 students
    2.1 miles
    139 W Rocks Rd
    Norwalk, CT 06851
    (203)847-3881
    2.1 PK-8
    560
  • Stamford
    Grades: PK-12 | 695 students
    7.5 miles
    1450 Newfield Ave
    Stamford, CT 06905
    (203)322-3496
    7.5 PK-12
    695
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    Grades: PK-K | 34 students
    2.4 miles
    345 Belden Hill Rd
    Wilton, CT 06897
    (203)762-8500
    2.4 PK-K
    34

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