1965 SOCIETY | $10,000+
Richmond Montessori School was founded in 1965 by a group of parents who were inspired by the efforts of Dr. Maria Montessori and held a desire to create a school based around community. RMS has blossomed from its initial days where classes took place in a house in The Fan on Floyd Avenue. The bold support of the 1965 Society continues to bring innovative visions to fruition.
MARIA MONTESSORI CIRCLE | $5,000-$9,999
Holding the highest standards of Montessori education, RMS continues to be inspired by the founding work of Dr. Maria Montessori. Her innovative and compassionate approach to educating the whole child remains relevant to this day. The Maria Montessori Circle fuels the foundational roots of RMS.
INTERNATIONAL CIRCLE | $2,500-$4,999
Long before global citizenship became a necessary component of a strong education, RMS has been dedicated to celebrating diverse cultures aria embracing their contributions. The international Circle provides a continuum to build on the practices that make our community diverse and vibrant.
FALCON CIRCLE | $1,000-$2,999
With exceptional powers of vision, our mascot, the Falcon, references the keen ability of our faculty to maintain the incredible mission of educating the whole child. The Falcon Circle connects generosity o the vision of RMS as a beacon of Montessori education.
BLUE AND GREEN CIRCLE | $500-$999
Making a world of difference is at the heart of RMS. Our school colors are derived from this beautiful view of the world from a distance. The Blue and Green Circle empowers the respect of self, others, and the environment.
WISHING WOODS CIRCLE | $250-$499
The North and South Campus of RMS are connected by a delightful walk through the Wishing Woods. Taking this journey brings our school community back to the magic of the natural world and all the ways that it supports our students as they grow and learn. The Wishing Woods Circle nurtures the individual journey of our students.
RMS CIRCLE | UP TO $249
lie value of community is honored everyday at RMS. Any gift to the school is an act of generosity that supports its vitality. consists of acts of kindness when combined make a crucial difference.