Monocacy Valley Montessori School

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217 Dill Ave

Frederick, MD 21701

(301) 668-5013

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Grades: PK - 8

School Type: Public, Charter

Student Enrollment: 300

Students Per Teacher: 25

Parent Reviews

17 Parent Reviews for Monocacy Valley Montessori School

We were overall pleased with our first year at this school--our child was happy and made great progress. I think it's a good teaching method that accommodates her restlessness. One thing I especially liked was the large number of field trips--this made school extra fun and interesting. I also appreciate ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/14/12

Well, the school has a terrible principal, and she did these TERRIBLE things: Didn't provide a student the strings program, and she also tore apart a good terrific strings program. Plus, there's been no AP (assistant principal) since the old one there left. The principal and another teacher don't care ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/02/12

We just finished our first year at MVMPCS and love it! My son was in Kindergarten and learned so much - not just learned it but actually understands what he learned! Small community feel to the school and a lot of opportunity to volunteer in the classroom.

Posted by a parent on 06/18/12

We have attended this school for several years. Since Mrs. Bowan left, the school has gone down hill. It used to a school governed by the parents, the teachers the board and the principal. Now, it has morphed into a school that has the same problems most public schools have and then some. The current ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/12/12

Great school, my kids love going. From everything I have seen on visits to the classes and what my children say the staff is great. The school has a real community to it and the parents are heavily involved in the school

Posted by a parent on 04/14/11

My daughter & her husband were 2 of the original founders of this school. I know how hard it was to establish this school, but the people were so committed and excited. I remember the tears shed on the first opening day--how proud and excited everyone was. Two of my grandkids still attend this school, ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 04/18/10

Our family loves this school! My middle-school child really likes her teachers, and works hard to meet their expectations. She loves the small class because the peer pressure is low, school support for unique talents is high. Our 5th-grader is struggles with reading, but gets the special help he needs ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/14/09

We love MVMPCS because of its uniqueness. Our children are able to experience a Montessori education at a public school where parents have more involvement in the running of the school. The Montessori pedagogy coupled with unique programs (such as the Suzuki Strings program where students start playing ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/17/09

We love Monocacy Valley Montessori Public Charter school because it is a school run by parents and teachers together! It has a Montessori pedagogy that has helped my kids excel academically and in life and it has an amazing Suzuki Strings program that let's kids start playing instrumental music in 1st ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/16/09

MVMPCS is a great school because it has a Montessori teaching method, has multi-age classrooms and you get to be with your teacher for 3 years. It has fabulous teachers who care so much about the kids. The parents are very involved in the running of the school along side the administration. It is ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/16/09

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Test scores for Monocacy Valley Montessori School

MSA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Monocacy Valley Montessori School
Frederick County Public Schools
* In 2011-2012 Maryland used the Maryland School Assessment (MSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and grades 5 and 8 in science. The MSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Maryland. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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Frederick schools — Monocacy Valley Montessori School is located at 217 Dill Ave, Frederick MD 21701. 217 Dill Ave is in the 21701 ZIP code in Frederick, MD The school district for Monocacy Valley Montessori School is the Frederick County Public Schools. Monocacy Valley Montessori School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 8.
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