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Muskegon Montessori Academy provides all children with the opportunities and resources to achieve academic success.

Teachers and administration are thoroughly trained in the Montessori Method and are committed to the Montessori education of every child. The curriculum is demanding, yet allows each student the chance to learn through self-directed pace and individual style.

Our Eco-Club was Recognized as an Inspiration for Young Environmentalists

February 28, 2024
We at Muskegon Montessori Academy for Environmental Change work hard to ensure that we give our students unique opportunities to love what they learn, embrace their individual skills and protect our environment. One of the opportunities that we are proud…

Muskegon Montessori Academy for Environmental Change Celebrates Board Appreciation Month

January 31, 2024
January marks the start of a new year and a new semester at Muskegon Montessori Academy of Environmental Change, and it also signifies a time to recognize and appreciate vital members of our school community! As we celebrate School Board…
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Taking a “Brain Break” This Winter at Muskegon Montessori Academy for Environmental Change

December 18, 2023
Winter Break is finally upon us at Muskegon Montessori Academy for Environmental Change! As our students head home for the holidays, we couldn’t be more excited to see family and friends, relax and prepare for the last half of what has…

What Others Are Saying

”The Montessori practice of teaching children to respect other’s work, develop social skills within their peer group, and promote independent work helped our son to gain confidence and lifelong living skills.”

Steve and Laura Lutz

“Our discussions with other parents and teachers have unanimously concluded that those children that attend a Montessori school are ahead of their peers in their learning level, self sufficiency, leadership and self-guided learning and their sense of community and working together.”

A Montessori Parent



The Board of Directors is scheduled to meet on the Fourth Tuesday of each month at 6:00 PM. Meetings are held at Muskegon Montessori Academy for Environmental Change.

2950 Mc Cracken Street
Norton Shores, MI 49441


School Hours: 8:45 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Doors Open: 8:35 a.m. (students can enter and get breakfast if they choose)
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