Facts and Figures

Lexington Montessori School is an independent, coeducational, Montessori day school.

Founded: 1963

Enrollment: 226

Grades: Toddler (21 months) – Grade 8

Student/Teacher Ratio: 6/1

Diversity:  58% students of color, 42% white; 35% teachers of color, 65% white

Financial Assistance:  30% of the student body receives need-based tuition grants
      
Faculty & Staff: 60

Visual and Performing arts, physical education: all levels include music and art; Kindergarten - 8th grade includes weekly PE

Languages taught: Spanish as an academic course

Students’ Hometowns: Acton, Arlington, Bedford, Belmont, Billerica, Brookline, Burlington, Cambridge, Concord, Dorchester, Hyde Park, Lexington, Lincoln, Lowell, Malden, Medford, Natick, Needham, Newton, Revere, Somerville, Waltham, Watertown, Wayland, Westford, Weston, Winchester, Woburn

Governance: Every parent is a member of the not-for-profit Corporation, presided over by the Board of Directors. LMS currently has 18 Board members.
 
School Office Hours: 8:00am–4:00pm
 
Before and after school program: 7:30-8:45am, 3:00-6:00pm
Toddler and Children’s House Half Day:  8:45am-11:45am
Toddler and Children’s House Full Day:  8:45am-2:45pm
Elementary & Middle School: 8:15am-3:05pm

(Please note: Thursday is a noon dismissal day for the whole school, with the exception of the Middle School. On Thursdays, after School is offered from 12-6pm, and from 3:05-6pm for Middle School).  

Vacation schedule for School Year 2018-2019:
Beginning days of School: September 5-7
Winter Break: December 19–January 7
Spring Break: March 18–March 29
Last Day of school: June 7
 
We are closed during all Federal and State holidays

Accreditation: Accredited by the Association of Independent Schools of New England (AISNE) and the American Montessori Society (AMS). Member of the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS).
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