Private Schools
Wellan Montessori School

Wellan Montessori School

Grades: Toddler - 8
Type: Day
Gender: Coed


Wellan Montessori School is an independent, all-gender school with an age range of 15 months to grade 8. Located in Newton Centre, the school draws families from diverse backgrounds in surrounding communities. Wellan students benefit from the unique balance of freedom and responsibility offered by the school’s MontessoriProgressive curriculum, which promotes both individually-paced academic progress and collaborative project-based learning, as well as empathy, community service, innovation, and social justice. Students enjoy specials that span performing arts, woodworking, technology, and more; they also have the option to enroll in after-school enrichment and athletic programs. Graduates demonstrate strong executive function skills that enable them to succeed at Greater Boston’s top public and independent schools. At, learn about Wellan’s plans for safety and academic excellence in the upcoming school year, and explore a range of resources—from sample lesson downloads to a virtual tour. Financial assistance is available.