MEPI fosters and generates authentic Montessori education by developing and offering programs to educate and certify Montessori professionals and provides continuing development and networking opportunities.
MEPI aims to promote the rights of all beings, particularly children, and to bring about peace in the world through Montessori education
Accreditation declares to all stakeholders and the community at large that the MEPI-accredited Montessori school meets or exceeds clearly established measures of quality and has demonstrated a commitment to the betterment of a genuine Montessori institution.
How the Program Works
Become a school member of MEPI at the Silver Level Silver level schools have required Montessori certified staff and Montessori equipment to provide a supportive environment for MEPI interns.
Review eligibility requirements Eligibility for Accreditation
Apply, using the Application Form along with $150 (US) application
Receive confirmation of application and fee from MEPI
Review the Domains and Standards for Accreditation Domains Overview
Complete and submit self-study Steps & Stages
Discuss and resolve questions with Accreditation Commissioners
Receive confirmation of completion of self study
Send request for On-site visit of Commissioner
Complete accreditation On-site visit
Accreditation Commission informs school of results and send certificate
Claire Salkowski - Chair
John Moncure - co-Chair
Current for the 2022/2023 school year
Montessori School of Camden - Accredited in 2017
2 Montessori Way / Camden, SC 29020
Estrellitas Montessori - Accredited in 2020
5331 Colorado Ave. NW / Washington DC 20011