Montessori Learning Center Of Asheville

Tel: (828)259-9880
Grades: NS-K | 40 students
MLC is located in beautiful Asheville, North Carolina and has been teaching and loving children in the area for over 20 years.
The child learns most easily in the years before age 6, and has the most to learn.
Our program provides hands-on experiential materials designed to allow self-teaching at the childs own rate of development and interest level.
Every challenge a child meets at this point will be a step on the path of learning.
We aim to provide positive experience which reinforces a child's natural curiosity, determination and enthusiam.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other Montessori association(s)
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-Kindergarten
Year Founded 1983

Student Body

Total Students 40 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade Montessori Learning Center Of Asheville Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 8 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes 2012-2013 3-6 Program: 5 full days: $525 4 full days: $475 3 full days: $420 2 full days: $340 5 half days: $422 Toddler Program: 5 full days: $537 4 full days: $487 3 full days: $430 2 full days: $348 5 half days: $432
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $100


Total Sports Offered 2 sports
Sports Soccer, SwimmingSoccerSwimming,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Center Stage Pre-Ballet and TumbleBugs, Computer Pals, LANGOAsheville Spanish, Soccer Shots, YWCA Swim Computer Pals, Soccer Shots, YWCA Swim, Center Stage Pre-Ballet and TumbleBugs,
LANGOAsheville Spanish,

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Asheville School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is New City Christian School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Katuah Sudbury School (0.5 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Asheville
    Grades: 9-12 | 290 students
    0.5 miles
    360 Asheville School Road
    Asheville, NC 28806
  • Asheville
    Katuah Sudbury School
    Alternative School
    Grades: PK | 12 students
    0.5 miles
    5 Woodland Dr
    Asheville, NC 28806
  • Asheville
    Grades: K-5 | 53 students
    0.8 miles
    216 Shelburne Road
    Asheville, NC 28806
  • Asheville
    The New Classical Academy
    Alternative School
    Grades: PK-8 | 58 students
    0.8 miles
    671 Sand Hill Rd
    Asheville, NC 28806
  • Asheville
    Grades: PK-4 | 50 students
    0.9 miles
    20 S Bear Creek Rd
    Asheville, NC 28806

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