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Welcome to The New School Montessori Center

Established in 1984, The New School Montessori Center is an independent Montessori school in Holly Springs, NC, serving infants through eighth grade.

We provide a highly individualized learning environment that places each child at the center of all we do. Our holistic programs feature hands-on materials, developmentally appropriate and engaging environments, and a project-based and interdisciplinary curricula taught by highly qualified Montessori and specialty teaching teams.



Infants and Toddlers
Ages 6 weeks to 2 years
Infants & Toddlers
Children's House
Ages 3 years to 6 years
Children’s House
Elementary Programs
Ages 6 to 12 years
Elementary Programs
Middle School
Ages 12 to 15 years
Adolescent Program
“Free the child’s potential, and you will transform him into the world.” ~ Dr. Maria Montessori

Latest News

Announcing the Sixth Annual Fall Festival

Our annual festival has become a fixture in the Holly Springs autumn calendar. We look [...]

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Join us for stories of rockets, space, and things that go boom!

This event in brief You are invited to join us in a family-friendly setting for [...]

The New School’s First Amateur Radio Club

Upper Elementary Students Launch First-Ever Amateur Radio Club Last week Upper Elementary students began an [...]

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Modified Schedule

In response to health concerns caused by the spread of the COVID-19 virus, the school will be temporarily closed effective March 16.

News & Updates
Latest news on COVID-19 and our opening status.

Distance Learning
Links to our online educational resources and classes.

Connect with your Classrooms!
Access YouTube channels and other resources from your child’s teachers.

Prospective Families
We are currently offering tours via phone and Zoom conference. Please contact us to arrange a time!

We look forward to seeing everyone in person soon!

The greatest sign of success for a teacher is to be able to say, “The children are working as if I did not exist.” – Dr. Maria Montessori