Montessori Preparatory School

4811 High Street W
Portsmouth, VA 23703-0237
Tel: (757)484-7229
Grades: NS-PK | 27 students
Montessori Preparatory School has been offering the highest-quality education to children in the community.
Through the years we have stayed committed to providing your child with a safe, loving, and caring environment that meets their unique needs.
School provides your children an education using the Montessori Education program that is for 2, 3, 4, and 5-year olds.
This program includes art, Chinese, yoga, and many other fun classes.
In addition, we also offer a separate music program, the Kindermusik.
At our school your child participates in a wide variety of activities and programs.
These programs use various materials that are designed to help your child develop concentration, coordination, work habits, and independence.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Other Montessori association(s)
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-Prekindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 27 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Montessori Preparatory 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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    4.7 miles
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    7 miles
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    Norfolk, VA 23505
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    Portsmouth, VA 23702
  • Norfolk
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    9.8 miles
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School Reviews

5.0 Stars   08/18/15
I would not have my child in any other school. Mrs Jennings has over 30 years experience with the Montessori method and all of the teachers are so kind and dedicated to the children. This school has my highest recommendation.
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