An Education for Life

Metropolitan Montessori School, on New York’s Upper West Side, serves children between the ages of 3 and 12 years and is guided by the philosophy of Dr. Maria Montessori. Metropolitan Montessori 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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Derrick Gay’s workshop on November 18th was incredible!

Derrick had this to say about our evening: ” 21st century parenting of informed and compassionate global citizens requires an intentionality and acquisition of a new knowledge base and corresponding competencies. Last night’s intimate setting provided an opportunity to delve deeply into these critical parenting issues surrounding identity, implicit bias, microaggressions, stereotype threat. We also examined […]

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Book Fair is Right Around the Corner!

One of the most anticipated events of the year, the Book Fair, — will be here on December 4th and 5th! The children are in the midst of writing up their favorite books to decorate the lobby and the parents just heard all about the hottest new children’s books from Pamela Paul, MMS mom and The […]

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Announcements

School Business Hours

School business hours are Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

School is in Session

All programs have started their regular schedule. In addition, Afternoon Program and Kindergarten have begun!

Congratulations to Christie Ann Reynolds!

Congratulations to Upper Elementary teacher Christie Ann Reynolds, a recipient of the 2012 Amy Award for young women poets given by Poets & Writers. Her first full-length poetry collection will be published this fall.

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Happy Thanksgiving from MMS! We are so grateful for our community!

We are having lots of feasts that we made ourselves to celebrate. (2 photos)
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