Whole Earth Montessori

At a Glance

At a Glance

Faculty

18 full-time

7 part-time

Average years of experience: 10

Maximum Class Size

12:1 Student to teacher (Preschool/Kindergarten)

15:1 Student to teacher (Elementary/Middle School)

20-24 Students per Class

Smaller groups for specialist class instruction

Where Are They Now?

In the past 25 years, WEM graduates went on to specialize in the following areas of study (by %):

  • Liberal Arts
  • Health + Science
  • Legal
  • Politics
  • World Studies

Frequently Asked Questions

In 2017, WEM completed a major “phase two” three-classroom renovation and expansion. This was in addition to our brand new, three classroom building in 2015. Plans are in place to renovate the remainder of our campus in the near future, further improving the educational environment for both students and their teachers.

Question Answer
Name The Whole Earth Montessori School
Founded 1986 by Dianna L. Galante, M. Ed.
Director Joseph A. Galante, M. Ed.
Students 175
Faculty 18 Full-time, 7 Part-time
Accreditations AMS (amshq.org), PNMA (pnma.org), WFIS (wfis.org)
Departments Preschool, Kindergarten, Elementary, Middle School, Activity Club

Dr. Seuss

Why fit in when you were born to stand out?

Dr. Seuss

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Dr. Seuss

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Steve Jobs

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Steve Jobs

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Steve Jobs

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Neil deGrasse Tyson

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Neil deGrasse Tyson

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Neil deGrasse Tyson

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Bill Nye

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Bill Nye

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Bill Nye

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Albert Einstein

Imagination is more important than knowledge. For knowledge is limited to all we now know and understand, while imagination embraces...

Albert Einstein

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Albert Einstein

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