The mission of the Canton Montessori School is to provide quality programming based upon the educational philosophies and principles of the Montessori Method.  CMS’ purpose is to meet the developmental needs of the children of all economic backgrounds through an enriching and nurturing environment.  CMS also strives to support and assist parents and staff in the development of their roles and to share its experiences and expertise with the wider community.

Canton Montessori School (CMS), an independent, non-profit school founded in 1968. CMS is a School Member of the American Montessori Society (AMS) and is currently at Step 5 of the AMS Pathway of Continuous School Improvement. We are committed to promoting quality and professional Montessori education and care for children from 18 months through Grade 6.

At Canton Montessori School we strive to develop each and every child to their fullest potential, both as a student and as a person. Standardized lesson plans are replaced by individualized plans designed to keep our students challenged, and their love of learning alive – for a lifetime.


Canton Montessori is currently seeking dynamic individuals to join our team for the following positions:

Toddler Aftercare Closer

Substitute Teacher

Interested candidates should complete an employment application and submit a cover letter and resume to Dr. Emily Ramos, Head of School at hos@cantonmontessori.org.