Since its founding, just six years ago, SSMA has grown from 35 to over 200 students....and is still growing. During those six years, SSMA has brought to the public sector a quality Montessori preschool and elementary education program, proudly serving the children and families of Washington, DC.
Of the approximately 500 public/charter/magnet Montessori schools in the USA, about 120 are members of American Montessori Society (AMS), the national standard-bearer for quality Montessori programs. Only 11 public schools are accredited by AMS. Shining Stars Montessori Academy is one of the 11 AMS-certified public Montessori programs. SSMA is also accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools (MSA).
SSMA’s diversity, familial environment and hands-on support system make it a powerful agent of change for students and families who residents of Washington D.C. .
Join Shining Stars Montessori Academy Public Charter School for #GivingTuesday to Kickoff our Annual Giving Fund 2016! Giving Tuesday is a global day dedicated to almsgiving. Since its founding in 2012, #GivingTuesday has inspired giving around the world, resulting in greater donations, volunteer hours, and activities that bring about real change in communities. In 2015, more than 80,000 organizations in 68 countries came together to celebrate #GivingTuesday.
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