Heartwood Montessori School

Tel: (919)465-2113
Grades: NS-9 | 146 students
  • Heartwood Montessori School, founded in 1991, is located at 112 Byrum Street in the heart of Cary, North Carolina, near the intersection of I-40/440 and US-1/64, serving Cary, Apex, Morrisville, and the greater Raleigh area.
  • Heartwood is committed to quality education for children ages 18 months to fifteen years.
  • Our school provides an extensive curriculum based on the Montessori Method and inclusive of State and National standards.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-9
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported all differences respected
Year Founded 1991

Student Body

Total Students 146 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
30%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade Heartwood Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
90%
Average Class Size 20 students
Number of AP Courses 10 courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $7,000
Tuition Notes See website for details
Admissions Director Sue Daniel
Admissions Associate Mary McKinney
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