Our Accomplishments



“The essential thing is to arouse such an interest that it engages the child’s whole personality.”
Dr. Maria Montessori

The George Washington School is pleased to share highlights of their accomplishments:


* The George Washington School is the first Public Montessori School in the Hudson Valley.

* Montessori training & certification was received through The Center For Guided Montessori Studies (CGMS).

* Montessori certificates are awarded through the International Montessori Council (IMC)

* The George Washington School is the first public school to complete on-line & residential training.

* Montessori certification for all Children’s House Guides will be completed February 2013.

* Most of the Children’s House Co-Guides have Completed full training for certification.

* Montessori certification is complete for all E-I Guides, two E-2 Guides & two Co-Guides

* Montessori overview was accomplished for all Special area teachers and support staff.

* The Center for Guided Montessori Studies (CGMS) is the first on-line Montessori accreditation program to receive full certification through the Montessori Accredition Center for Teacher Training (MACTE) for the George Washington Children’s House.