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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.

Students Team Up For Weather Projects

December 7, 2018
Students from the upper and lower elementary teamed up to learn about the weather at MMAEC. Click here to see more of their posters.

Congrats to our leader Ali Dubois, Leader of Excellence

December 5, 2018
Congratulations to our leader. Ali DuBois, for receiving our Leader of Excellence award this year! Ali is a dedicated, hardworking leader who always puts her students first, and it is evident in the wonderful student growth and culture at her…

Students Write Thank You’s to Military

November 28, 2018
Students at Muskegon Montessori Academy for Environmental Change wrote thank you notes to military troops to express their gratitude. Click here to read more about MMAEC’s story.

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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