Wellan Montessori School is an independent school for students age 15 months – Grade 8. Located in Newton Centre, the school draws students from diverse backgrounds in surrounding communities. Financial assistance is available.
Boston-area families choose Wellan for both educational excellence and our warm, inclusive community. Wellan’s preschool, elementary, and middle school programs each placed first as a Boston Parents “Family Favorite” in 2020.
Wellan students benefit from the unique balance of freedom and responsibility offered by the school’s Montessori-Progressive curriculum, which promotes both individually-paced academic progress and collaborative project-based learning. Graduates demonstrate strong executive function skills that enable them to succeed at Greater Boston’s top public and independent schools. Empathy, community service, innovation, and social justice are emphasized throughout the curriculum.
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Specials include Art, Music, Design Lab, Drama, Spanish, Library, Technology, and Physical Education. Offerings vary by age level.
Auxiliary programs include before school, after school, enrichment classes, vacation programs, and a summer program.
After school, students in fifth grade and older are invited to join an intramural athletic program and enjoy friendly competition with other area Montessori schools.
Number of students enrolled260
Student Teacher RatioVaries by Program
Annual Tuition Price Range$26,200 – $30,600
Offers financial aidYes
80 Crescent Avenue, Newton Centre, Massachusetts 02459, United States