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General Admissions

Admissions priority is given to students according to the following guidelines:

  1. Children of current or past New School faculty and staff
  2. Siblings of children currently enrolled in the school
  3. Transfer students from other Montessori schools
  4. Families applying based on a referral from a current family
  5. Children entering the Montessori program for the first time

The New School is coeducational and accepts qualified students regardless of race, color, gender, religion, or national origin. The school accepts students with a wide range of abilities and backgrounds. Admission is based on availability and the ability of our program to meet the needs of each applicant.



Modified Schedule

In response to health concerns caused by the spread of the COVID-19 virus, the school is temporarily closed.

Our anticipated opening date is May 18. Please visit the headings below for more information.

News & Updates
Latest news related to our COVID-19 closure

Frequently Asked Questions
General FAQs

Distance Learning
Links to our online educational resources and classes

Prospective Families
We are currently offering tours via phone and Zoom conference. Please email us at or call (919) 303-3636 between 9am and 1pm 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