WELCOME TO MAIN STREET!
ABOUT MAIN STREET SCHOOL
We are a small, private school, located just 15 minutes south of Des Moines, in Norwalk, Iowa. Established in 2006, our diverse community consists of classrooms from primary through middle school.
- We believe children are capable of great things
- Our focus is the whole child- physical, social, emotional and cognitive
- We show respect and compassion for all members of our community
- We celebrate our students’ varied talents and backgrounds
- We encourage a love of learning and an independent spirit
- Three multi-age classrooms led by experienced, state- and/or American Montessori Society-certified teachers
- Individualized, cross-curricular learning in math, language, geography, history, science, art, music, and P.E.
- Low teacher-student ratio
- Hands-on materials
- Cooperative group work
- Community and service learning