Sussex Montessori Charter School





                                                                                         Friday, February 16th – No School for Students: UDMTR Teacher Training

                                                                                         Monday, February 19th – School Closed Presidents’ Day

                                                                                         Tuesday, February 20th – No School for Students: Staff Professional Development

                                                                                         Tuesday, February 27th – DeSSA Social Studies testing for grades 4,5, & 6

                                                                                         Wednesday, February 28th – Make-up S.S. testing for grades 4,5, & 6



                                                                                         Thursday, March 7th – No School for Students: Teacher Professional Day

                                                                                         Friday, March 8th – No School for Students: Teacher Professional Day

                                                                                         Thursday, March 14th – No School for Students: Parent Conferences

                                                                                         Friday, March 15th – No School for Students: Parent Conferences

                                                                                         Wednesday, March 20th – Spring Pictures

                                                                                         Tuesday, March 26th – Family Visiting Day K-1

                                                                                         Wednesday, March 27th – Family Visiting Day 2-3

                                                                                         Thursday, March 28th – Family Visiting Day 4,5,6 and Mason

                                                                                         Friday, March 29th – Friday, April 5th – School Closed Spring Break



8:00 am – 3:00 pm



Morning      7:45 am

Afternoon    2:45 pm

Welcome to Sussex Montessori  – Southern Delaware’s premier public Montessori school! 

Located in beautiful Western Sussex County, Sussex Montessori provides tuition-free, Montessori education to students grades K-6.

Learn more about the benefits of our unique model, how to apply, enrollment, construction/progress, employment and volunteer opportunities and so much more!

See why more families are choosing Sussex Montessori as their school of choice!!

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Donate to the our Capital Campaign today!

“The things (s)he sees are not just remembered they form a part of of his/her soul”

~ Maria Montessori

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Building Our Campus

Join us on the journey as we transform an old dairy farm into a beautiful campus and wellspring of learning.

Our Methods

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Sussex Montessori
Charter School


“The goal of early childhood education should be to activate the child’s own natural desire to learn.”

– Maria Montessori

Delaware Department of Justice Contact Information:

For additional information and help regarding school crime reporting and bullying prevention.
School Crime & Bullying Contact (Ombudsperson)
Phone: 800-220-5414