Mission Montessori On The Desert

Tel: (480)860-4330
Grades: PK-K | 188 students
Mission Montessori Schools was granted a use permit by the City of Scottsdale and in December 2003, opened a second campus located at 11050 N. 96th Street.
The elementary has expanded it's program to include 4th, 5th and 6th grades.
The purpose of Mission Montessori School is to prepare and provide the most natural and life supporting environment for the child, observing the child and continually adapting the environment to support the fulfillment of the child's greatest potential—physically, intellectually, emotionally and spiritually.
To support the development of the whole child into a productive, peaceful, and creative member of the classroom, the family and local, as well as global community, through a curriculum based upon Maria Montessori's educational philosophy and child development theory, and with an environment designed to help the child increase intellectual abilities, develop personal autonomy, practice effective, positive communication skills.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Other Montessori association(s)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 188 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
23%
State avg.: 35%
Students by Grade Mission Montessori On The Desert Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 38:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Laura Henry (2.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Camelback Desert School (4.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Camelback Desert School (4.6 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Scottsdale
    Grades: NS-5
    4.6 miles
    9606 E Kalil Dr
    Scottsdale, AZ 85260
    (480)451-3130
    4.6NS-5
    n/a
  • Scottsdale
    Laura Henry
    Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 62 students
    2.7 miles
    11130 E. Cholla St., H-100
    Scottsdale, AZ 85259
    (480)391-3901
    2.7K-12
    62
  • Fountain Hills
    Grades: PK-KG | 46 students
    4.4 miles
    Po Box 17779
    Fountain Hills, AZ 85269
    (480)789-7227
    4.4PK-KG
    46
  • Scottsdale
    Shepherd Of The Desert Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: NS-8 | 413 students
    4.6 miles
    9590 E Shea Blvd
    Scottsdale, AZ 85260
    (480)860-1188
    4.6NS-8
    413
  • Scottsdale
    The Goddard School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-K
    4.6 miles
    13940 N. Frank Lloyd Wright Boulevard
    Scottsdale, AZ 85260
    (480)451-5512
    4.6NS-K
    n/a

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