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 their lifetime.

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New Space Inspires Teachers and Children

Watch MMS students and teachers in our nurturing environment telling you what they love about MMS and our newly renovated space.


2017 Graduation Live Stream

The 2017 6th grade graduation live stream link.

The 2018-2019 Application

The application for the 2018-2019 school year is now available.

Stepping Stones

Spaces are available for September 2017 and January 2018 entry. For more information please visit this link or email

Summer Reading Lists

The MMS Summer Reading Lists are available here.

MMS on Facebook

Thank you Discovery Summer Camp families for four fantastic fun-filled weeks! The kiddos explored, crafted, created, discovered and imagined the days away. Whether it was choosing work in our Montessori summer class, or inventing new water games in our outdoor pool—we are all leaving with smiles and new memories! ...

Dinosaur Fun was the theme of week 3 of MMS Discovery camp. Campers painted dinosaurs, splashed around the pool and made their own snack. ...

Planes, Trains and Automobiles! Week 2 brought things that move to MMS Discovery Summer Camp. Children enjoyed painting wooden airplanes, making cars out of blocks and washing boats, cars and trains. ...