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Amherst Montessori School - I.

Private | PK-2

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Situated in a suburban neighborhood. The median home value is $290,000. The average monthly rent for a 2 bedroom apartment is $1,190.

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Posted January 9, 2013

Amherst Montessori School is wonderful. You need to check out their beautiful new buidling which is opening soon. I am a strong believer in the Montessori experience and this school does a wonderful job!


Posted August 23, 2007

An absolutely excellent experience! My daughter attended Amherst Montessori preschool program for three years and loved it. An excellent, high-quality program. We've had absolutely 0 complaints. I hold the Montessori approach, it's teachers, the parent and faculty community, the learning environment, and the other children with whom my daughter attended in very high esteem. Culturally diverse, engaging, self-directed, guided learning, with mixed-aged groups, field-trips, music, the arts,...I highly recommend other parents explore the educational philosophy of Maria Montessori and explore what Amherst Montessori School does to foster an overall love of learning among its students. School offers preschool through 6th grade.
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867 North Pleasant Street
Amherst, MA 01002
Phone: (413) 549-9444

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