Shining Stars Montessori Academy PCS

Shining Stars Montessori Academy PCS

Public Charter School

1240 Randolph St. NE 202-723-1467

PK3-K: 8:30 a.m.-3:15 p.m.
1-6: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Some days may be extended until 4:45 p.m. for Elementary students.

Before and after care available

7:00 a.m.-8:15 a.m.
3:30 p.m.-6:00 p.m. Sliding Scale/Voucher; Fee-based; Contact school for details.

Not required
Shining Stars Montessori Academy PCS

SSMA offers a quality Montessori education infused with culturally inclusive principles to guide children to develop to their fullest potential. We have multi-aged classrooms, special Montessori materials, uninterrupted work cycles, integrated arts programming, world language, and individual and small group learning opportunities.

Arts Integration

Art, Wellness, Gardening, Honor Society, Musician-In-Residence Program, Spanish, Performing Arts

•SSMA is fully accredited by the American Montessori Society and Middle States Association for grades PK3-6
•SSMA offers a pilot Dual Immersion program for students in grades PreK3-Kindergarten . Will expand to Lower Elementary in SY 2020.
•SSMA offers school-run Montessori After-School and Arts program (MAPS).


Student Proficiency Levels


Student Proficiency Levels

  • Did not yet meet expectations

  • Partially met expectations

  • Approached expectations

  • Met expectations

  • Exceeded expectations

  • 44%  Black, non-Hispanic
  • 3%  Asian
  • 12%  Hispanic / Latino
  • <1%  Native American / Alaska Native
  • 29%  White non-Hispanic
  • 12%  Multiracial
Lottery Seats
Matches on Results Day
Waitlist offers made by October 2019
Federal and District law require equal access to services for students with special education needs and English Language Learners. For additional information, please contact the Office of the State Superintendent of Education at (202) 727-6436 or at [email protected].

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1240 Randolph St. NE

Ward 5

Ward 5
H6, 80