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Now enrolling for the 2021/2022 school year!

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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.

Hard work shows in our State Index scores

December 19, 2019
We are so proud of our students, staff and teachers have worked tirelessly for this honor. A score of 95.32 is something to share and be proud of! Not only is it an amazing score, but we received the highest…

Muskegon Montessori Academy of Environmental Change achieves highest academic scores in Muskegon county

December 19, 2019
Every year, MMAEC takes the M-STEP to compare their academic progress in comparison to other Muskegon county schools and the rest of the state. For the first time, MMAEC ranked first in Mathematics and ELA in combined grades overall. This…

Raising salmon brings joy to students

December 19, 2019
For the past four years, Muskegon Montessori Academy for Environmental Change’s middle schoolers and 4th/5th-grade classrooms have been raising salmon in one of their classrooms! This is not a simple feat, but students are committed to raising them from eggs…

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


Upcoming Events

  1. Prep Environment

    August 18 - August 22
  2. Staff PD

    August 23 - August 27
  3. Meet the Teacher

    August 25 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  4. 1st Day of School

    August 30
  5. Labor Day-No School

    September 3 - September 6


The Board of Directors is scheduled to meet on the Fourth THURSDAY 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


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