Prospective parent tours underway for 2018-19

Tours for the 2018-19 school year are underway at Mountaineer Montessori School.

Prospective families are invited to reserve their space at an upcoming tour, which will be held on the following dates:

All tours begin at the MMS main school, 308 20th Street, at 1:30 p.m. The tours provide an overview of Montessori education, information on MMS admissions procedures and policies, and the opportunity to observe classrooms in action.  Tours are for parents only and reservations are required. Space is limited.

Prospective families will be notified of admissions decisions in early March. Classes fill up quickly and MMS has maintained a waiting list for the past several years. Future MMS families are encouraged to begin the admissions process at their earliest convenience.

To sign up for a tour, or for more information, please complete this “Request Information” online form.

Completion of this form is required to sign up for a tour or begin the enrollment process.

MMS serves 134 children ages 3-14 in a fully implemented Montessori environment, offering a rich academic and arts curriculum, along with an extensive after-school program, summer camps, computer classes, foreign language, chess, robotics, individual learning support, cross country and other enrichment activities. Founded in 1976, MMS is the largest and longest-established Montessori school in West Virginia, and offers the only Montessori Middle School program in the state.  Financial aid is available.

MMS considers all children for admission based upon their readiness for school, potential for success in a Montessori classroom and our enrollment capacity.  MMS is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, creed, religion or ethnic or national origin in its admission policy.

For more information, email, or call 304/342-7870.