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School leader:  John Sanchez
3239 South Pennsylvania Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53207

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(414) 294-1300
(414) 294-1315
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"We are best known for environmental/green house ed."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Coed / Single gender
    Coed
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Special Education, Visual arts
  • Arts
    Band, Orchestra, Instrumental and theory music lessons...
  • Sports
    Soccer, Basketball, Volleyball
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35 reviews

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Recent Reviews


Overall:
Submitted by a parent · May 20, 2017
Great teachers and principal, kids are taught kindness in addition to academics. Feels like an emotionally and physically safe environment.

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Submitted by a parent · July 29, 2016
BEWARE-if you live in or near the Bayview area, you likely have heard of or know children who attend Fernwood. It has quite a good reputation in the community. Unfortunately I can say with all sincerity that this has NOT been my family's... more

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Submitted by a parent · February 21, 2015
Our son has some very minor special needs related to the grief of loosing foster siblings this year. He just started K4 and has a very rigid Montessori teacher unwilling to bend at all to the simple instructions his psychologist has outlined for... more

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Submitted by a parent · September 01, 2014
Fernwood has many positives (great kids, engaged parents, location, etc) and I believe the Montessori approach has been the right teaching style for my child. That said, navigating the different teachers can be something of a minefield - for many... more

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About this school

Monthly parent and family activities include our annual School Picnic, Harvest Dance, Multicultural Event, Parent Education sessions and student performances. These events are well attended and supported by parents and staff. A weekly newsletter and website provide information about school events and policies.

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Last modified: May 20, 2017
Last modified Fernwood Montessori School is a Public school that serves grades K-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 8 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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