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Who We Are
At Montessori School of Denver we:
- are a nationally recognized independent Montessori school.
- offer programs for students Toddler through Sixth Grade (ages two through twelve) currently, with Seventh Grade coming in 2013, and Eighth Grade in 2014.
- are a community of approximately 300 students, 60 Faculty and Staff, and over 200 families.
- were founded almost 50 years ago.
- are located on nearly six acres in southeast Denver.
- are the first Montessori school in Colorado to be accredited by the American Montessori Society (AMS) and the Association of Colorado Independent Schools (ACIS).
In addition, MSD is a valued member of the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS), receiving special recognition from this Association in three areas. First, MSD was awarded a place in the 20/20 Challenge Program to work on real-life solutions to global issues with schools outside the US. Second, MSD counts one of its teachers among the NAIS 25 Teachers of the Future, setting the way for 21st century learning. Third, MSD has been selected to give multiple workshops at the NAIS conferences in 2012 and 2013. MSD was also recognized as an “Elementary School of Thought” and as one of the top Private Elementary Schools in 5280 Magazine’s “Denver’s Top Schools” article.