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

School Founder Receives National Honor

Ms. Raife Cebeci

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

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