Our pubilc charter Montessori school is currently searching for an exceptional candidate to fill the principal position. Our Montessori community consists of 315 students aged 3 through 8th grade. We enjoy a very active and supportive parent group who has a deep appreciation of our staff and the Montessori philosophy/pedagogy. While our school has a heavy emphasis in Spanish, we are not a bi-lingual school and the applicant does not need to speak Spanish. We are located in Frederick County Maryland less than a hour from Washington D.C and Baltimore and just a bit farther from the lovely beaches of Ocean City. We are surrounded by many beautiful mountains with the Appalachian Trail running through the county. Our county is rich with historic sites in addition to outdoor activities such as hiking, mountain climbing and wather sports. There is a thriving fine arts community that is easily accessed. Our students enjoy field trips and going out activities on a regular basis.
There are three classes at each level with the exception of middle school which has two classes. Our Montessori classroom each have an assistant with middle school sharing one assistant being shared between the two rooms. The staff is highly collaborative within each cluster level, with other clusters and special area specialists. The school district provides special education staffing.
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