Chaffee County Montessori School

Tel: (719)539-4887
Grades: K-5 | 27 students
Chaffee County Montessori School follows an educational method based on the research and lifelong work of educator and physician, Maria Montessori.
While the content areas of a montessori education are much the same as those in traditional education programs, it is the methods that make montessori different.
Montessori can be found in public, private, charter and magnet schools all around the world.
Montessori works for such a diverse population because it is a method founded on scientific observation of children.
The methods meet the needs of the childs developing brain, a constant within our biological species.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-5

Student Body

Total Students 27 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
6%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade Chaffee County Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Darren Patterson Christian Academy (24.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Strawberry Door (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Strawberry Door (0.8 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Salida
    Strawberry Door
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-KG | 67 students
    0.8 miles
    1612 Holman Avenue
    Salida, CO 81201
    (719)534-2154
    0.8PK-KG
    67
  • Buena Vista
    Grades: PK-12 | 132 students
    24.5 miles
    Po Box 1243
    Buena Vista, CO 81211
    (719)395-6046
    24.5PK-12
    132
  • Buena Vista
    The Link School
    Alternative School (Christian)
    Grades: 10-12 | 15 students
    26.9 miles
    18885 County Road 367
    Buena Vista, CO 81211
    (719)395-6797
    26.910-12
    15
  • Westcliffe
    Grades: 2-12 | 11 students
    40 miles
    Po Box 565
    Westcliffe, CO 81252
    (719)783-2347
    402-12
    11
  • Canon City
    Grades: K-12 | 31 students
    43 miles
    1415 Elm Avenue
    Canon City, CO 81212
    (719)275-5349
    43K-12
    31

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