Apple School

5155 S Providence Road,
Columbia, MO, 65203-0652
     Tel: (573)449-7525
Grades: NS - PK | 80 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 Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - Prekindergarten
Year Founded 1982

Student Body

Total Students 80 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 4%
State avg.: 15%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
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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  • ColumbiaChristian Chapel Academy
      (Assembly of God)
    3300 S Providence Rd
    ColumbiaMO65203
    (573)874-2325
      (Assembly of God)
    1.5 mi | 129 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • ColumbiaCollege Park Christian Academy
      (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    1114 College Park Dr
    ColumbiaMO65203
    (573)445-6315
      (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    3.7 mi | 72 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • ColumbiaIslamic School Of Columbia-missouri
      (Islamic)
    408 Locust St
    ColumbiaMO65205
    (573)442-1556
      (Islamic)
    4.1 mi | 44 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • ColumbiaShalom Christian Academy
      (Christian)
    Po Box 901
    ColumbiaMO65205
    (573)875-6527
      (Christian)
    4.1 mi | 20 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • ColumbiaGood Shepherd Lutheran School
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    2201 West Rollins Road
    ColumbiaMO65203
    (573)445-5878
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    4.2 mi | 95 students | Gr. K-8                      

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