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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Great news! We have been nominated in the Red Tricycle Totally Awesome Awards as a Finalist in the A+ Pre Schools and Day Care Category! Vote for us by clicking on the link below!

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MMS Lunch Program

Don't forget to sign-up for the delicious MMS lunch program! Check details in the Friday Flyer.

The Annual PA Potluck Picnic – September 24

One of our favorite events of the year! MMS parents and children, please join us for the annual PA Potluck Picnic on Saturday, September 24 in Riverside Park. Everyone is encouraged to bring their favorite nut free dish to share!

The First PA meeting is on September 22

All parents are encouraged to join the first PA meeting of the year on September 22 at 8:45 am.

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What a wonderful picnic! Thank you Sara and the PA for hosting such a fantastic afternoon of games, treats and gathering. ...