Welcome to the vibrant, nurturing learning community of Lloyd Barbee MPS Montessori. We are a Montessori School located in the Rufus King Neighborhood with grade offerings for K3 through 6th grade students. We offer a high quality Montessori education guided by a dedicated teaching staff, We also offer unique learning opportunities to our students, families and community which include many offerings in the arts.
What Makes Lloyd Barbee Special? Our curricular program is very special. We follow Maria Montessori’s teachings of individualized instruction in a multi-aged classroom with specialized materials that help students learn concepts in a concrete way. We offer a rigorous curriculum, which enables all students to achieve academically to become critical thinkers and life long learners. Staff, parents and community partners work together to create a learning environment where character development, creativity and high academic achievement are valued.
Our many community partners offer a variety of experiences to our students.
African American Children’s Theater
Black Arts Think Tank
DaVita Dialysis Shoes the Fit Program
GE Community Service Day 2014 and 2015
Growing Minds – Mindfulness
Lloyd Barbee Montessori Foundation
Milwaukee Public School’s Recreation Department
Mount Mary Art Therapy Department
MPS’s Recreation Department
Afterschool Child Care
Partnership for the Arts Program
UWM Peck School of the Arts
Art Education Department
Lynden Sculpture Garden
YMCA Camp Edwards
2015-16 Family Calendar of Events (subject to change)