Montessori West Christian School

8800 Warren H Abernathy Hwy
Spartanburg, SC 29301
Tel: (864)576-5414
Grades: PK-K | 68 students
  • Montessori West Christian School is located on the west side of Spartanburg, South Carolina.
  • We currently have approximately 100 students enrolled.
  • We offer a Toddler Program as well as our Primary classrooms that go through Kindergarten.
  • The school has been in operation since 1992.
  • The owners of Montessori West Christian School, Wayne and Virginia Plylar, established their first Montessori School in 1980 in order to provide a Montessori education for their two preschoolers.
  • Montessori West Christian School was built in addition to their first school to accommodate the demand for Montessori education on the west side of Spartanburg.
  • Additionally, Wayne Plylar is a custom home builder, therefore, building the schools to be fire and earthquake-resistant in an effort to provide a safe place for children to learn.
  • Montessori West Christian School provides a blend of the Montessori philosophy and Christian teaching, following the tradition of Montessori religious education.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other Montessori association(s)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 68 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
10%
State avg.: 14%
Students by Grade Montessori West Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 34:1
National avg.: 13:1
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