Mountain Pathways Montessori School

453 Howards Creek Rd
Boone, NC 28607-0286
     Tel: (828)262-5787
        
   
Grades: PK - 6 | 67 students
Mountain Pathways School is a community that fosters respect and a lifelong love of learning by nurturing the spiritual, emotional, intellectual, and physical well-being of its children.
By following the Montessori curriculum, we encourage students to reach their full potential as happy, healthy, contributing members of the community of humanity.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
International Montessori Council (IMC)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 6
Year Founded 1987

Student Body

Total Students 67 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 10%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Mountain Pathways Montessori School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 20%
Average Class Size 12 students
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,750
% on Financial Aid 10%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000
Admissions Director Glenn Grizzard
Admissions Associate Katie Williams

School Notes:

  • Toddler class accepts children as young as 18 months
  • 2-4 year-old class offers transitional option
  • 3-6 year-old class is in large open classroom with space to spread out
  • Elementary students thrive under the guidance of our Montessori-trained instructors

Profile last updated: 09/03/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Patterson School (17.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Patterson School (17.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Gordon Baptist Christian School (28.2 miles away)
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