Walthamstow Montessori School is a popular nursery and independent school for boys and girls aged 2–11 years. Established in northeast London since 2001, we use genuine Montessori methods in a broad and exciting curriculum. Our teachers have excellent experience in their subject areas and are passionate about their practice.

About Us

We are situated in a pleasant part of northeast London with children attending from a very wide area. Our children, families and staff reflect multi-cultural London. Small class sizes throughout the school are a huge benefit. Learn more

Diary Dates

  • Autumn term ends
    • 18 December 2018
  • Spring term 2019 begins
    • 3 January 2019
  • Spring half term holiday begins
    • 15 February 2019


Both of my children attend WMS. They truly enjoy going to school and have developed a natural curiosity for learning that is wonderful to see. The materials and techniques employed to educate have been very succesful in giving my children a deep understanding of the subject matter. WMS is a great school!


Lovely school! Great place for your child to become the best version of themselves. There’s a lot of opportunity as a parent to get involved. Great knowledgeable team of teachers. Couldn’t have chosen a better place for our son.


It was such an honour to have experienced your beloved school in action. I think you probably realised that we both were completely overwhelmed with how beautifully harmonious we found it. The entire space was bursting with love and happiness and calm play. It was truly like nothing we’ve ever seen. We have researched Montessori […]