Summer Program



As a service to our families, Village Montessori School offers a summer program, Little Villagers. This camp-type program provides location and staff familiarity at a slower, summer-oriented pace. Knowing many of our families enjoy taking summer vacations, our program is offered on a weekly basis.


Our summer program follows the same philosophy as Village Montessori School, LLC.

The staff of Village Montessori School is committed to providing a kind, loving, and nurturing environment for our students and their families. We acknowledge we are helping to form future citizens, and understand and are dedicated to the fundamental right for respect each person within our school community deserves. Our primary goals are the development of the whole child, building partnerships with parents and developing a sense of community.

Our Program

Summer is a time for children to make friends, play, develop their creativity, get in touch with nature, and learn new games and sports. We intend to provide such a summer for your child within our Montessori environment, which continues to encourage grace and courtesy.

Little Villagers is dedicated to meeting the individual needs of each child; providing a safe, supportive atmosphere in which each child can explore, create, and enjoy a summer that will leave them with many pleasant memories.

Throughout the summer, Villagers participate in the following activities:

  • New theme every week
  • Arts & crafts
  • Music & movement
  • Water play
  • Outdoor walks and adventures
  • Free play
  • Dress up days
  • Field trips
  • Cooking
  • Pool use at Lake Marion Community Center (children 4 1/2 and older)

2019 Themes Include

  • Friendship Week
  • Winter Wonderland
  • Fun & Fitness
  • Shark Week
  • Blast to the Past
  • Everything Seuss
  • Around the World
  • Out of this World
  • Butterflies & Bugs

2019 Trips and Performers

  • Groovy Nate
  • Funtastic Fit
  • Pam the Kindersinger
  • Nicolo the Jester
  • Mr. Wonderbunny
  • Tony M. Music
  • Cosmic Adventures
  • Splash Park


The summer program is staffed by energetic, creative people who work at Village Montessori School throughout the year. Most are certified in CPR and first aid.

Snacks and Lunches

Villagers will need to bring a lunch. Morning and afternoon snacks will be provided, as well as milk for lunch.

Please do not send any items with nuts, including peanut butter, as we are a nut free school. 

Program Registration

Our summer program runs for nine weeks, from June 10th - August 9th

  • A 10% sibling discount is offered for the second and subsequent concurrently enrolled siblings.
  • A non-refundable registration fee is required with the application. Register by:
    • April 1 2019    $20
    • May 1, 2019    $30
    • June 1, 2019   $40
    • After June 1st  $50

2019 Weekly Summer Rates (Ages 3 and Older)

  • Half Day (9am-12pm)           $225
  • Extended Day (9am-3pm)    $285
  • Extended/PM (9am-6pm)     $335
  • Full Day (7am-6pm)              $350

2019 Weekly Summer Rates (Toddler Pricing)

  • Half Day (9am-12pm)           $255
  • Extended Day (9am-3pm)    $300
  • Extended/PM (9am-6pm)     $350
  • Full Day (7am-6pm)              $385

2019 Daily Summer Rates (for current VMS Students)

Drop-ins (children who were enrolled for all or part of the 2018-2019 school year) are welcome as space allows.

  • Extended Day (9am-3pm)   $100
  • Full Day (7am-6pm)             $120

2019 Application 


2019 Calendar 




Why VMS?

Village Montessori School has served Montgomery Village, Gaithersburg and upper Montgomery County communities since 1987.

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Two-Year-Old Program

The Two-Year-Old Montessori Program is designed to meet the specific developmental needs of the ever inquisitive two-year-old.

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Primary Program

The Primary Montessori curriculum includes Practical Life, Sensorial, Math, Language, Geography, and Science and Nature.

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Summer Program

Our 2019 Little Villagers summer program will begin Monday June 10.


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