msfrontviewMain Street Montessori & Middle School is a private, non-profit school offering a multi-aged, experiential, hands on education to children age 3 through eighth grade.  We are conveniently located in Norwalk, IA just a short driving distance from Des Moines.

Our Values:
  • 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
Our Academic Program:
  • 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

Main Street Montessori School is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.

For more information or to schedule a tour contact us at 515-981-1275 or