Welcome to the Alcott School
Alcott is a Montessori preschool founded in 1968 with a mission to
provide all children with the opportunity to develop independence, an awareness of their own abilities, and a feeling of self-worth.
Ours is a holistic approach to learning based on the belief that a child learns best in a social environment which supports and respects their unique development.
We Have Two Locations in Westchester County, NY :
27 Crane Road, Scarsdale, NY 10583 - 914 472-4404
535 Broadway, Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522 - 914 693-4443
The Alcott School is affiliated with the American Montessori Society
and The NY State Office of Children and Family Services.
What Our Families Say About Alcott:
“I feel so grateful and lucky that
my kids’ first school experience
has been at Alcott. It is a warm,
child centered, and peaceful learning environment with exceptionally dedicated teachers. I know I will cry when our time here is over.
“After having two kids at Alcott for a total of 4 years so far, we feel really lucky to have landed here.”
– Crystal, parent of children in our
Montessori and SCIS programs
- Caitlin, parent of children in our
“Some people come into our
lives and leave footprints on
our hearts and we are never
the same. ” That is what everyone at the Alcott School has meant to my son, me, as his mother, and our whole family. Thank you for your dedication, support and unconditional love.”
- Jessica M, parent of child in our
Special Education Program