Welcome to International Montessori Schools
The discovery of a child’s true potential
Our six schools are located along the Main Line, Greater Philadelphia area and serve the families living in Malvern, Great Valley, Paoli, Berwyn, Wayne, West Chester, Chadds Ford, Brandywine, Glen Mills, Spring-Ford, and Wilmington/Hockessin, Delaware.
International Montessori Schools offer Montessori infant/toddler childcare, preschool, kindergarten, elementary programs for children from 6 weeks to 4th grade. We also offer before and after school programs and full-day summer camp.
News and Events
Dear Parents, Happy Holidays!!
All IMSchools will reopen on January 2, 2023.
School Founder Receives National Honor
We are very proud to announce that our Head of Schools, Ms. Raife Cebeci, was presented the Dr. Nancy McCormick Rambusch Trailblazer Award through the American Montessori Society in recognition of her accomplishments in the Montessori community. She is a living legacy of Dr. Maria Montessori’s beliefs which is reflected in all of our schools.
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Our Mission and Vision
“Our aim is not only to make the child understand, and still less to force him to memorize, but so to touch his imagination as to enthuse him to his innermost core.”
– Maria Montessori
International Montessori Schools strive to be leaders in innovative child education by providing exceptional Montessori programs that develop self-confident, independent and eager learners who are challenged to seek and achieve their full potential.
Our schools strive to:
- Nurture enduring respect, grace and gratitude
- Stimulate academic curiosity and lifelong passion for learning
- Inspire renaissance thinking
- Strengthen global community and cultural understanding
- Kindle a sense of stewardship of the world