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 7:1
National avg.: 13:1

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