About Us


International Montessori School is an English speaking environment for children ages 2 to 7.
The school is located in the historic part of St. Petersburg on Vasilevsky Island.
For the past 20 years, IMS holds a longstanding reputation as a leading International School of St. Petersburg for foreign families.

The International Montessori School is a successor of American Montessori School founded by a native English speaker, Karan Young, a renowned educator: AMI 0-3, AMI 3-6, M.ED and a Brain Based Learning Expert.

Under her leadership and with the help of the English-speaking teachers, your child will start a new, unique and an exciting learning experience filled with a variety of scientific discoveries, music, games and dancing in the spacious, well-equipped, modern and bright facility.

Individual teaching approach allows to create a solid foundation for physical and mental development of your child, as well as his academic knowledge and skills.

Our professional teachers help to develop your child’s potential on a daily basis. Fluent in English, happily and easily they communicate with your child and readily can help you to find answers to your questions related to the child development. You will be surprised how quickly your child will begin to speak freely with you on various topics in English!

International Montessori School offers our students chess classes, pottery classes, as well as yoga, and rhythm and plastic classes. For our graduate students and children from 6 years old we offer interactive English Club where we use fun activities to further foster assimilation of the English language.

Our school is equipped with a modern ventilation system, air filtration, floor heating and security systems.