Abintra Montessori School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
914 Davidson Drive
Nashville, TN 37205
Tel: (615)352-4317
Grades: PK-8 | 138 students
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Located on 10 wooded acres in West Nashville, Abintra is an independent, nonsectarian Montessori school serving children age 2 1/2 through Grade 8.
All classrooms integrate Spanish language instruction and the arts into the academic curriculum, offering individualized learning plans that promote curiosity, interests, and skills. 
Abintra's outdoor learning environment includes hiking trails, beehives, flower and vegetable gardens, an archery range, and a stone labyrinth.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported All learning styles welcome
Year Founded 1981

Student Body

Total Students 138 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
20%
State avg.: 17%
Students by Grade Abintra Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 20 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 10 / rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition ranges from $13,155 in early childhood to $16,410 in middle school.
% on Financial Aid
12%
Admissions Director Laura Lloyd

School Notes

  • Experienced, credentialed faculty foster students' independence, self-discipline, critical thinking, and respect for self and community.
  • All classrooms serve children of multiple ages to enhance socilization, allow children to teach and learn from each other, and provide community and family spirit in the classroom.
  • Elementary and middle-school students enjoy unique opportunities for off-campus instruction, travel, and internships.
  • Abintra develops confident, self-motivated learners who creatively meet the challenges of life.
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School Reviews

5.0  5/17/2016
This school is the perfect school for our children. My oldest is a high spirited boy who has always struggle to sit still; Montessori education has been the ideal solution to his need to investigate, play and experiment. Our daughter is also inquisitive and loves being outside, she too loves being at Abintra. If you want to foster thoughtful independence Abintra Montessori should be at the top of your list for your child's education. We initially enrolled as Early Childhood/Preschool and planned to transfer at kindergarten, but after learning more about Montessori education as compared to traditional schooling our plans have changed to continue through Middle School.
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