Children's Education Reimagined

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Accredited Since 2009

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Amistad Academy

130 Edgewood Avenue

New Haven, CT 06511

Discover Our Programs

Montessori Education provides a unique individualized program for children. 

Infant Toddler Program

MSOE infant and toddlers range in age from six weeks to three years.

Preschool Program

Montessori education blended with current best practices in Early Childhood Education.

The Montessori School on Edgewood

The Montessori School on Edgewood, which opened in 2006, is the first publicly supported Montessori School in New Haven. It was created as a project of the Greater Dwight Development Corporation (GDDC). 

A major neighborhood priority highlighted in the Dwight neighborhood’s Comprehensive Plan was to provide the best beginning for their children in a full day, full-year program. 

Testimonials from our parents

    Over the past six years I have had the most wonderful experiences watching three of my babies learn, grow, and thrive while attending The Montessori School on Edgewood...

    Rachel Glover


      When our eldest daughter began attending Montessori on Edgewood in 2020, our family was new to New Haven, new to daycare, and anxious about the Covid-19 pandemic...

      Christine and Peter Veillon


        MSOE was the first place I let go and let my child explore who they are. The structure and teaching style is what attracted us to the school...

        Yuliana Mallard


        “Children have an absorbent mind. They absorb knowledge from the environment without fatigue. [...] This is the moment in the life of man when we can do something for the betterment of humanity and further brotherhood. ”

        Maria Montessori