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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Parent Education Night on March 9th

Mark Your Calendar for the Parent Education Evening on March 9th! The topic this semester will be A Parent's Guide to Gender Blind Spots hosted by Derrick Gay.

Watch the UE Play live from your living room!

If you would like to see the UE play: Robbie & Julia: A Summer Camp Story -- you can! It will be available tomorrow at 630 (live!) for 36 hours!

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MMS brought back Tae Bo this morning! Classic! :) ...

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Our MMS gym turned into a runway show this morning....have you worn your fashionable newspaper lately? ...

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Check out the beautiful art from B that was inspired by Paul Klee! ...

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