An Education for Life since 1964

Metropolitan Montessori School, a NYC independent pre-school and elementary school, serves children between the ages of 3 and 12 years and is guided by the philosophy of Dr. Maria Montessori. MMS instills personal responsibility, critical thinking, resilience, and respect for others, giving children a foundation for learning that will stay with them through time.

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MMS Run 13.1 Team is Announced

We couldn’t be more excited to share the MMS NYRR team who will be running 13.1 miles on behalf of our school! And not only are they training and training and training (think ‘Run Forest Run’) but they are also raising money so that MMS can buy a new kiln! Anyone who knows MMS, knows […]

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Congratulations Ms. Gamarra!

We are so proud of Ms. Gamarra who just completed her Master of Education from Hunter College with a dual certification in Early Childhood Special Education and Early Childhood General Education, Birth-Grade 2! We know how hard you worked on your degree, while working just as hard in our classroom every day!  A well deserved accomplishment!

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April Open House – April 17

Friday, April 17th is an MMS Pre-school Open House! Please join us at 9:45 am. We look forward to showing you all of our work and classrooms! Email our Director of Admission, Blair Bizzell-Hatcher for more information at

Mark Your Calendars…MMS Annual Spring Benefit 4.24.15

We couldn't be more excited to celebrate our 50th birthday with all of you at our spring benefit!

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Congrats to our MMS 13.1 Team! You were FANTASTIC out there today! We are so proud of you! Thank you for sending a pre-race photo! :) ...

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Have a fantastic spring break MMS families! We will see you on March 30th! ...

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Merci a notre visiteur special pendant etudes francais aux sixieme annees. ...

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