Countryside Montessori School

Tel: (314)434-2821
Grades: PK - K | 25 students
Countryside Montessori School is dedicated to the development of children in their early formative years.
The approach to the child is based upon the educational philosophy and method established by Dr. Maria Montessori and developed over the years by Montessori teachers in America.
A basic principle of the Montessori philosophy is awareness and respect for the individuality of the child.
The prepared environment of the Montessori classroom has a wide range of materials and exercises that were developed specifically for the young child in the areas of practical life, sensorial, mathematics, language, geography, and science.
The materials and exercises are readily available to the child in the classroom, and direction is provided for each child by means of the individual and group lessons given by the Montessori teacher.
Lessons in music and art are also included.
Each day, weather permitting, the children are outside for a period of free play.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 25 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 50%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Countryside Montessori School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

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

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Whitfield School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Whitfield School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Kirk Of The School Christian Day School (0.6 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • Saint Louis
    Grades: 6-12 | 398 students
    0.5 miles
    175 S Mason Rd
    Saint Louis, MO 63141
    (314)434-5141
    0.56-12
    398
  • Saint Louis
    Grades: KG-8 | 132 students
    0.6 miles
    348 S Mason Rd
    Saint Louis, MO 63141
    (314)576-6177
    0.6KG-8
    132
  • Saint Louis
    Grades: PK-6 | 305 students
    0.6 miles
    12928 Ladue Rd
    Saint Louis, MO 63141
    (314)434-4349
    0.6PK-6
    305
  • Saint Louis
    St Louis Priory School
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 7-12 | 430 students
    0.8 miles
    500 S Mason Rd
    Saint Louis, MO 63141
    (314)434-3690
    0.87-12
    430
  • Saint Louis
    Grades: PK-6 | 230 students
    0.9 miles
    12660 Conway Road
    Saint Louis, MO 63141
    (314)434-5877
    0.9PK-6
    230

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