About MSH

“Free the child’s potential, and you will transform him into the world.”
—Maria Montessori

aayan and aviThe Montessori School of Huntsville is nestled on 10 lush, natural acres of certified wildlife habitat in Southeast Huntsville.

The Montessori School of Huntsville is an independent, nonprofit, parent – governed school that provides a loving, learning environment for toddlers, preschoolers, and elementary children through the six grade.

Children in our classes learn at their own pace by engaging in activities they choose from hundreds of possibilities. Learning is an exciting process of discovering that helps children about concentration, motivation, self-discipline, and independence.

“Education is acquired not by listening to words, but by experiences in the environment.”
—Maria Montessori

addie 2The Montessori School Huntsville is an affiliate of the American Montessori Society and is the only parent – governed school in North Alabama to hold SAIS – SACS accreditation. MSH is housed in a state-of-the-art day-lit school on Chaney Thompson Road in south Huntsville. Our mission is to help children realize their richest potential for learning, and prepare them for a life of purpose, integrity, and academic accomplishment in the larger community. We develop independent learners, critical thinkers, and tomorrow’s leaders.