About Bay Farm Montessori Academy

Bay Farm Montessori Academy is an independent, co-educational, day school in Duxbury, Massachusetts serving children from all over the South Shore, ages 12 months to 14 years.  The school works together to cultivate a vibrant Montessori learning community where children are inspired to grow with joy, purpose, and compassion.  Bay Farm students enjoy a robust academic program that includes an emphasis on art, music, drama, library, outdoor learning, STEM agriculture, PE, and world language. The school’s well-rounded academic curriculum develops the skills and experience that enable its students to emerge as self-confident learners and leaders upon graduation. To learn more about our academic programs, visit bfarm.org.

Fast Facts
25+ extracurriculars
arts-integrated curriculum
8 potting wheels
28 theatrical performances per year
9-acre outdoor classroom
36 teachers & full-time staff
10:1 student ratio in Children’s House
4:1 student ratio in Toddler House
3 pygmy goats
2 alpacas
8 chickens
10 fruit trees

Accreditation
Bay Farm is fully accredited by the Association of Independent Schools of New England (AISNE) and the American Montessori Society (AMS). This means that AISNE and AMS have done a thorough review of our school to ensure that Bay Farm is a viable, sustainable school consistently delivering on its mission. Bay Farm is a member the school of NAIS.

Diversity & Non-Discrimination
To truly understand the Bay Farm community, one only needs to observe the respect that permeates the relationships in our school community. Modeled by faculty and administrators, by peers and parents, our school is energized by a fundamental belief in the importance of respect. Differences in age, culture, economics, learning style, and more are celebrated in an environment of respect, and multicultural education offers students a taste of life beyond their family cores. Bay Farm is committed to creating an open, diverse community of learners, able to question, value, and appreciate the human experience. To learn more click here.