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.

Join Our Journey

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.


Summer Camp

Sign up now for our 2018 summer full-day and half-day camps for children 3 to 12 years old. We have programs focused on the arts, running, Maker Space creation, and other fun and enriching activities for kids.

Admissions and Open Houses

Our 2018-2019 application deadline has passed. If you are interested in admission for the 2018-19 school year, please email Marielle Lopez at Our spring open house is on May 8. Register and learn more here. 

Terrific Toddlers

Introduce your child to Montessori through our seasonal toddler program. You can now register for our Spring 2018 session. For children ages 18-36 months.