Charleston Montessori celebrates the intellectual curiosity and creativity of children by encouraging independence and self-motivation, constructive social skills, academic development and thoughtful leadership. We are committed to being a diverse, caring and safe community in an effort to build a tolerant, responsible and peaceful world.
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Welcome to Charleston Montessori!  We offer authentic Montessori education enhanced by specialists in music, art, foreign language, and physical education for children from 3 to 12 years old.  Charleston Montessori is a member of the International Montessori Council (IMC).  

Events & Projects


Latest News

CMS in the News

March 2, 2014

Charleston Montessori School prepares open house by Charlotte Ferrell Smith          


CMS Ladies’ Painting & Pino: June 12, 7-10 pm, 319 W. Washington St. 

June 28 & 29: FestivALL Children’s Art Fair


Charleston Montessori  is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.  Only with your assistance can we continue to offer a world-class education alternative to public schools.   There are many ways you can become involved and help us!