"The greatest sign of success for a teacher...is to be able to say, the children are now working as if I did not exist."


- Dr. Maria Montessori



VCMS provides qualified instructors, established curriculum and a classic Montessori environment which meet AMS standards to ensure that the adult learner has the best learning experiences that leads to optimum success.


VCMS is a division of West End Montessori School, a For Profit Corporation.  Founded in 1997, West End Montessori School enrolls students ages 18 months to 12 years.  The School is a full member of the American Montessori Society and a member of the Virginia Council for Private Education.




Montessori Accreditation Council for Teacher Education (MACTE)

313 Second Street S.E., Suite 112, Charlottesville, Virginia 22902

434-202-7793              http://macte.org

Rebecca Pelton, Executive Director


American Montessori Society

116 East 16th Street, NY, NY 1000

212-358-1250              http://amshq.org

Richard A. Ungerer, Executive Director


State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SHEV)

101 North 14th Street, Richmond, Virginia 23219

804-371-2398              http://www.schev.edu/

Peter A. Blake, Executive Director