Montessori School Of Denver

1460 South Holly Street
Denver, CO 80222-0802
Tel: (303)756-9441
Grades: NS-8 | 341 students
Creating lifelong friendships and nurturing individual expression since 1964.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Association of Colorado Independent Schools (ACIS)
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded 1964

Student Body

Total Students 341 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
18%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade Montessori School Of Denver Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
20%

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 15 / rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition varies by program.
% on Financial Aid
16%
Admissions Director Tara Gehrke
Admissions Associate Kara Zwierkowski

School Notes:

  • Montessori School of Denver inspires inquisitive, socially conscious and confident students. We are a dynamic educational environment empowering students to use diverse knowledge and experiences to reach their full potential and do good in the world. At our school, students learn to think independently, become effective problem-solvers, and develop a strong sense of self. Our students engage in real life problem solving, from designing an urban garden, to working with architects to build the perfect tree house for our new campus. MSD students consistently demonstrate high levels of academic achievement, compassion, and are truly inspired to make a difference in the world. Come visit and see why we were the first Montessori school in Colorado to be accredited by the American Montessori Society and the Association of Colorado Independent Schools.  
  • * Learning is experiential, collaborative, and reflective by design.
  • * Global education is at the forefront.
  • * Social-emotional growth is respected and nurtured.
  • * Our community is warm, engaging, and welcoming.

Profile last updated: 08/17/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Denver Academy (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Denver Academy (1.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Denver KinderCare (1 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Denver
    Denver KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 40 students
    1 miles
    2200 South Holly St.
    Denver, CO 80222
    (303)757-8561
    1NS-PK
    40
  • Denver
    Denver Academy
    Special Education School
    Grades: 1-12 | 756 students
    1.3 miles
    4400 E Iliff Avenue
    Denver, CO 80222
    (303)777-5161
    1.31-12
    756
  • Denver
    Grades: KG-8 | 221 students
    1.3 miles
    450 S Hudson St
    Denver, CO 80246
    (303)333-1511
    1.3KG-8
    221
  • Denver
    Colorado International School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: K-9 | 18 students
    1.4 miles
    4100 E Iliff Ave
    Denver, CO 80222
    (303)282-6666
    1.4K-9
    18
  • Denver
     Iliff Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-K | 123 students
    1.4 miles
    4140 E Iliff Ave
    Denver, CO 80222
    (303)757-3551
    1.4NS-K
    123

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