Sussex Montessori Charter School


Friday, November 10 – School Closed – Veteran’s Day

Wednesday, November 15 – Family Visiting Day 9:30 -10:15 am (K/1)

Thursday, November 16 – Family Visiting Day 9:30 -10:15 am (2/3)

Friday, November 17 – Family Visiting Day 9:30 -10:15 am (4/5/6- Including Mason)

Monday, November 20 – Friday, November 24 – School Closed- Thanksgiving Break

Tuesday, November 28 – SBAC Social Studies (Grades 4&6)

Wednesday, November 29 – Make-up testing (Grades 4&6)


Friday, December 8 – NO School for students (Teacher Professional Day)

Monday-Wednesday, December 18 -20 Spirit Week (Details to be announced)

Wednesday, December 20 Early Dismissal Students – 12:45 Professional Development

Thursday, December 21 – December 31 – School Closed Winter Vacation


School Hours

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!!

Join us in supporting the development of beautiful classrooms and community spaces on our campus!

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

Join Our Team

Join the team that brings Sussex Montessori’s mission and vision to life.

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

Click below to read more about Montessori Philosophy and Pedagogy.







Our Team










Join our community, begin building strong relationships, and ultimately create an educational network for your whole family.

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