Apple School

5155 S Providence Road
Columbia, MO 65203-0652
Tel: (573)449-7525
Grades: NS - PK | 25 students
Apple School's goal is to help children become independent, self-confident, inquisitive learners.
The most important goal of our early childhood curriculum is to help children become enthusiastic learners.
We provide stimulation for all areas of development: social, emotional, cognitive and physical.
We want each child to enjoy solving problems, express himself clearly, be creative, make good decisions, develop physical coordination, get along well with his peers, be self- confident, enjoy learning and love school.
The school employs a Music Teacher and a Creative Movement Teacher. The school has two acres of playgrounds, which includes a school garden.
 The children plant, tend, harvest and eat vegetables and fruits.
 The school is part of a national program, "Taking Steps to Healthy Success" which promotes good nutrition and healthy exercise.  Apple School provides a Before/After School Program and Summer Program for grades K-5 for those children attending local public schools.
 The summer program includes many field trips and visits to farms, museums, etc.
The goal of the summer program is to provide a rich variety of experiences and an oportunity to enrich social skill development.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - Prekindergarten
Year Founded 1982

Student Body

Total Students 25 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 4%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Apple School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 2:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 12 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Acceptance Rate 99%
National avg.: 85%

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Shalom Christian Academy (4.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Christian Chapel Academy (1.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Islamic School Of Columbia-missouri (4.1 miles away)
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  • Columbia
    Christian Chapel Academy
    (Assembly of God)
    Grades: K-8 | 129 students
    1.5 miles
    3300 S Providence Rd
    Columbia, MO 65203
    (573)874-2325
    1.5K-8
    129
  • Columbia
    Grades: K-4 | 102 students
    3.3 miles
    915 Maryland Ave
    Columbia, MO 65201
    (573)443-2825
    3.3K-4
    102
  • Columbia
    College Park Christian Academy
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    Grades: K-9 | 72 students
    3.7 miles
    1114 College Park Dr
    Columbia, MO 65203
    (573)445-6315
    3.7K-9
    72
  • Columbia
    Grades: PK-5 | 81 students
    4.1 miles
    408 Locust St
    Columbia, MO 65205
    (573)442-1556
    4.1PK-5
    81
  • Columbia
    Grades: PK-12 | 20 students
    4.1 miles
    Po Box 901
    Columbia, MO 65205
    (573)875-6527
    4.1PK-12
    20

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