“The teacher, when she begins work in our schools, must have a kind of faith that the child will reveal himself through work.”

-Maria Montessori

School Closing Information

AMS makes independent school closing decisions. School closing information will be available by 6:45 a.m from the following sources:

  • Posting on the home page of the Amherst Montessori School website:
  • Posting on 22 News,
  • Via text, phone, and/or email notification to parents

In the case of early dismissal, we will not follow the Amherst Public Schools. AMS will contact parents directly via phone and email to notify them of an early dismissal.