The Montessori math curriculum involves using concrete tools or manipulatives to help students learn the basic concepts.
The Lower School students (3-6 year olds) are curious about the world and the Montessori materials help them learn about geography and maps.
- Established in 1965, Washington Montessori School is an independent, coeducational day school distinguished by one-on-one attention from teachers and a rigorous curriculum, helping students in pre-K through eighth grade develop the self-confidence and academic skills they need to become self-reliant adults.
- WMS also offers programs before and after school hours.
|School Type||Montessori School|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||American Montessori Society (AMS)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-8|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Total Students||252 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 22%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||40 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||6:1
National avg.: 13:1
|Average Class Size||20 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||Dec. 31 / rolling|
|Tuition Notes||Tuition ranges from $12,000-$26,000.|
|% on Financial Aid||
|Admissions Director||Laura Martin|
|Total Sports Offered||7 sports|
|Sports||Alpine Skiing, Basketball, Climbing, Cross Country, Soccer, Tennis, Track and FieldAlpine Skiing, Basketball,
Climbing, Cross Country,
Track and Field
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||2 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Outdoor Club, afterschool programs Outdoor Club, afterschool programs,
- - Personalized Education - Collaborative Community - Character Development - Dedicated Teachers - Challenging Academics
- School Location Miles Grades Students
NewtownGrades: NS-8 | 175 students
173 S Main St
Newtown, CT 06470
LitchfieldGrades: NS-6 | 76 students
5 Knife Shop Road
Litchfield, CT 06778
PawlingGrades: PK-8 | 128 students
64 E Main St
Pawling, NY 12564
WaterburyGrades: PK-12 | 440 students
565 Chase Parkway
Waterbury, CT 06708
DanburyGrades: PK-8 | 210 students
44a Shelter Rock Rd
Danbury, CT 06810
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