Montessori Day School of Wellesley Hills is a preschool/kindergarten program dedicated to helping children develop a strong foundation for learning, self-confidence, and an awareness that they can help make the world a better place. We serve families of children ages 2.9 – 6 years old. Five or three day schedules are available.
Hours: 8:30/8:45am to 12:00/12:15pm with the following afternoon options:
Lunch Bunch is offered on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays and pick-up is at 1:30pm. Participation in lunch bunch is optional and parents may choose which days they would like for their child to attend.
Martial Arts is offered by an onsite program that is not affiliated with Montessori Day School of Wellsley Hills. It is offered on Mondays and Wednesdays and pick-up is at 1:00pm.
MDS is licensed by the MA Department of Early Education and Care.
Program Philosophy: The Montessori Day School (MDS) honors the uniqueness of each child and recognizes the crucial stages of development of children during the preschool years. It is Montessori Day School’s mission to provide children with a joyful, fun, and nurturing experience while preparing them for future academic success and a life-long appreciation of discovery and learning. MDS offers a rich curriculum based on traditional Montessori philosophy and practices as well as supplementary programs including nature exploration, arts focus, Music Together, Spanish, yoga, community service, and more. Experienced teachers introduce children to meaningful activities that support their social, emotional, intellectual, and physical development. Home-school communication is valued and teachers strive to cultivate a partnership with parents/guardians. Parents have many ways they may choose to be involved at MDS.