Jarrow Montessori School

Tel: (303)443-0511
Grades: K-6 | 163 students
  • Founded in 1964, Jarrow Montessori School is the oldest Montessori school in Colorado.
  • Jarrow is a private, non-profit, co-ed school for children eighteen months through sixth grade.
  • The development of concentration, independence, self-discipline and a sense of order and responsibility are prerequisites for success in learning as well as in becoming a citizen of the world.
  • The Montessori approach is education for life.
  • Jarrow's goal in using the basic tenets of Montessori is to encourage the development of responsible, caring young people who can direct their own lives, in a conscientious and thoughtful manner, and contribute to making the world a better place for future generations.
  • Jarrow's curriculum combines the Montessori method with the best educational practices.
  • Students thrive within our child-centered approach and small class sizes of approximately eighteen pupils and two or three teachers per classroom.
  • Inspiring teachers provide children with developmentally appropriate opportunities to discover, observe, choose, and exercise responsibility.
  • The goal is for each student to be a self-reliant, eager, life-long learner.
  • Jarrow graduates are achievers who consistently excel in their environments.
  • Jarrow also offers a summer camp and provides after-school programs.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-6
Year Founded 1964

Student Body

Total Students 163 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
8%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade Jarrow Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 13 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Tuition Notes Please see website/tuition varies according to age.
% on Financial Aid
6%
Admissions Director Kathleen McGarry

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Karate, Music, Spanish, Yoga Karate, Music, Spanish, Yoga,
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