Montessori at LeMoyne


Rebecca Chynoweth
Vice Principal

DASA Coordinators:

Rebecca Chynoweth
Elizabeth Leonard

Contact Information:

Main Office: (315) 435-4590
Nurse's Office: (315) 435-6557

School Address:

1528 LeMoyne Ave.
Syracuse, NY 13208

School Hours:

9:00 AM-3:00 PM

Vision Statement
The Montessori School at LeMoyne will develop students who have an intrinsic desire for life-long learning and are contributing members of a global society.

Mission Statement
In a carefully prepared environment, The Montessori School at LeMoyne will nurture the child’s intellectual, social and emotional development by applying the philosophy and methods of Maria Montessori.
Students will:

  • Collaborate and learn with others in multi-age classrooms
  • Explore the curriculum using hands-on, self-correcting materials
  • Exercise Freedom of choice to develop self-discipline, confidence and intrinsic motivation
  • Practice social responsibility and self-awareness to contribute to a positive, peaceful climate and culture

Our school will partner with families and the community to promote peace and social responsibility. 

School News
Growing in Montessori Grant Brings Nature into the Classroom Growing in Montessori Grant Brings Nature into the Classroom: Kindergarten and Pre-K classes at Montessori at LeMoyne each have their own mini garden complete with sunflowers, beans and flower bulbs, thanks to a grant funded by the SCSD Educational Foundation .   Teacher Laura Vogelsang applied for the grant to help students explore nature through growing edible plants in the classroom. Her idea was to allow students to see firsthand where their food comes from, try new foods, and learn about how to grow new plants themselves.   “We ... more >>
Board of Education to Host Community Engagement Forum (4/9) Board of Education to Host Community Engagement Forum (4/9): The Board of Education of the Syracuse City School District will hold a Community Engagement Forum on Monday, April 9, 2018 from 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at Corcoran High School, 919 Glenwood Avenue, Syracuse, NY 13207 . The public is invited to attend.   There will be a brief presentation, followed by an open question and comment period.  The Board particularly invites comments and questions regarding School Climate, Culture, and Safety.   Documents which will be the ... more >>
Parent Information Sessions 2018 announced Parent Information Sessions 2018 announced: Montessori at LeMoyne will be enrolling 3 year olds for the 2018-2019 school year! Are you or someone you know interested in Montessori education for your child.  Come to one of the information sessions to find out what Montessori at LeMoyne can offer you.  Registration will be open for children who will be 3 years old by December 1, 2018.  Registration begins February 1st. All Informational  meetings  will be held at LeMoyne School  in the library. ... more >>
Boardgames and Bookmarks Boardgames and Bookmarks: Join us! Family and Community Engagement Night at LeMoyne/Montessori at LeMoyne Board Games and Bookmarks When: Thursday December 7 th  5-6:30 Where: LeMoyne Library/Computer Lab  We will bookmark important learning websites on your tablet/computer/smartphone. We will be playing board games to learn about strategies and other critical thinking concepts. We will show you the many digital resources available to the students that are FREE! It’s ... more >>

   View more stories >>


Montessori Welcome Information
Hello Monarch families.  I did send out an email/phone call/text regarding school communications and information.  If you don't get all 3 messages by tomorrow morning please call the school so we can get your information set up correctly.  Check the download section of this site for more information about our wonderful Montessori school!  Thank you!


Montessori Support Staff


Montessori Welcome Information 2019
After-School Care
LeMoyne/Montessori Climate Survey Results