Montessori Academy School No. 53
Start Time 7:30 a.m.
Dismissal Time 2:00 p.m.Grade Level PreK-6
625 Scio Street, Rochester, NY 14605
Phone (585) 325-0935
Dr. Kimberly Harris-Pappin
What Every Family Should Know
We at Montessori “Believe in the Child” and work collaboratively with parents and all stakeholders to provide the best education for all of our children. Our mission is to provide students with a safe, secure and nurturing learning environment that promotes the well-being of the whole child.
Montessori Academy applies the methodology and application of Montessori; while implementing Next Generation Learning Standards. Our goal is to prepare students to be college and career bound, as well as productive citizens in the community in which they live.
Uniforms Required YesForeign Languages YesEnglish Language Learners YesHonors/Enrichment Classes No (Content specialized 3-6 )Early Literacy Program YesChorus YesBand/Orchestra YesInstrumental Music Lessons YesSports NoStep Teams NoExtended/Expanded Day NoSaturday School NoOn-Site After-School Care NoSummer Programs NoBusiness/College/Faith Partnerships Living Water Fellowship and Provision Full, The Community Place, Unity Health Center (onsite), Geneseo, St John Fisher, Brockport
- Accelerated/individualized lessons within our Multi-age classrooms are guided by an experienced Montessori trained and/or NYS certified teacher. Lessons are inclusive of Montessori practices and adheres to the New York State Standards.
- Montessori lessons and student celebrations are presented during monthly parent meetings.
- Montessori classes are engaged in Social Emotional Learning (Grace and Courtesy) meetings daily. These meetings are designed to teach students how to effectively manage their emotions, behaviors and relationships with their peers.