WMS people
Home Left

Washington Montessori School is an engaging and substantive academic environment supported by a deeply-rooted and diverse community of families and educators. Our students learn to recognize their individual and collective potential, develop thoughtful approaches to learning, and choose paths to responsible and fulfilling lives. Read our entire Statement of Purpose


We know our students will become adults in a world radically different from the one in which many of us grew up. Their lives will be full of surprises, demanding dexterity and perseverance. In our minds, there is no greater responsibility to our children than to prepare them for this unpredictable future. That is exactly what Washington Montessori School has been doing for more than a half a century. Read more.


msresources

We’ve compiled this list of Montessori-related media as a resource for both current and prospective families seeking to learn more about the Montessori Method. See the list.


Home Right

The Boys' Team and the Coed Team began their seasons Monday with games against Dutchess Day. Read more about the games and see pictures here.


This week all middle school students participated in the 5th annual Hour of Code. The Hour of Code began in 2013 “as a one-hour introduction to computer science, designed to demystify "code", to show that anybody can learn the basics, and to broaden participation in the field of computer science. It has since become a worldwide effort to celebrate computer science, starting with 1-hour coding activities but expanding to all sorts of community efforts.” Visit code.org to learn more.


Washington Montessori School is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Carney O’Brien as the Washington Montessori School’s next Head of School, effective July 1, 2018Read more about Carney.


Upper Elementary students are kicking off their annual cultural study this week. Both classes are working together to prepare a theater performance, music and artwork reflecting the ancient Mayan, Incan and Aztec cultures. The UE Residency performance is tonight at 7 p.m. Read more about the UE Signature Experiences.