Founded in 1968 as Newtown Montessori School. Educating students ages 15 months to 8th grade. Fraser Woods Montessori cultivates compassionate, self-confident, joyful citizens of the world. •Respecting the individuality of each child•Challenging students to achieve their full potential in a nurturing environment•Inspiring curiosity, creativity, critical thinking and social responsibility
Accredited by Association of Waldorf Schools of North America (AWSNA)
Connecticut Association of Independent Schools (CAIS)
The mission of the Housatonic Valley Waldorf School is to develop each child’s unique capacity to engage meaningfully in the world.
Guided by the principles of Waldorf education, the faculty inspires in our students creative thinking, moral sensibility, and a passion for learning. We offer a classical education that integrates experiential and artistic learning, in an environment emphasizing academic excellence, respect for diversity, and reverence for the natural world.
Our faculty, board of trustees and parents work together, with dedication and warmth, to support our school community.
Members of the general public can enroll in enrichment courses offered in computer skills, the fine and applied arts, recreation, travel, and personal enrichment on a tuition basis. Classes generally meet for two to three hours once per week during a spring and fall semester. Instructors from businesses and the community staff this program.
PK-8 school located in Newtown CT
Western Connecticut State University