At Franklin Montessori we know that choosing an educational program for your child is one of the most important decisions you will ever make. I invite you to take a look at our warm environment and our exciting group of teachers who will ignite your child's passion for learning. You will see our community of learners who year after year thrive with a program based on excellence and experience. I look forward to meeting you and your child.
Mary Akatu-Speakman, Director
Franklin Montessori cultivates an environment of resilience, confidence, independence and joy.
Established in 1977, The Franklin Montessori School has been recognized for educational innovation and academic excellence in Montgomery County, Maryland for 30 years. In 2002, Franklin opened the Washington, DC Forest Hills campus to bring its unique style to an urban setting. With over 19,000 square feet of interior space, the school has 4 fully equipped primary Montessori classrooms, 4 Two-Year Old classrooms, 3 Infant classrooms, indoor and outdoor play spaces, a well-stocked library, a beautiful art studio for primary children, and access to Rock Creek Park - home of our nature program “Beyond the Walls”. The Franklin Montessori School is proudly accredited by the American Montessori Society.