MMS 2020-21 Prospective Parent Tours Scheduled

TOURS ARE CURRENTLY SUSPENDED DUE TO SCHOOL CLOSURES, BUT WE CONTINUE TO WELCOME EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST IN FUTURE ENROLLMENTTo request information or begin the admissions process, please complete this online form.


Tomorrow begins today!

Tours for the 2020-21 school year at Mountaineer Montessori School have been scheduled.

Families interested in enrolling a student in Primary (ages 3-6),  Elementary (ages 6-12) or Middle School (ages 12-14) classes next year are invited to reserve their space at one of the following upcoming tours:

All tours begin at the MMS main school, 308 20th Street. 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. Space is limited to three slots (three couples).

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.


2020-21 Prospective Parent Tour Schedule:

October 2: Primary

November 6: Elementary and Middle School

November 20: Primary

December 4: Primary

December 11: Primary

January 15: Primary

January 22: Elementary and Middle School

January 29: Primary

February 5: Primary

February 12: Elementary and Middle School

March 4: Primary

March 11: Elementary and Middle School

March 18: Primary

April 1: Primary

April 15: Elementary and Middle School

April 29: Primary

May 6: Primary

May 13: Elementary and Middle School


To request a tour, please complete this online form.

MMS serves more than 140 children ages 3-14 in a fully implemented Montessori environment, offering an expansive academic and arts curriculum, along with an extensive after-school program, summer camps, foreign language, chess, robotics, individual learning support, cross country and other enrichment activities. Founded in 1976, MMS is the original and largest Montessori school in West Virginia, and offers the first Montessori Middle School program in the state. MMS is an AMS Pathways to Continuous School Improvement school and the only full member of the America Montessori Society in West Virginia. All lead teachers train at programs certified by the Association Montessori Internationale or the American Montessori Society.  Financial 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.